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Hans von Blixen-Finecke, Sr.

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHans Gustaf•von Blixen-Finecke, Sr.
Used nameHans•von Blixen-Finecke, Sr.
Born25 July 1886 in Näsbyholms Castle, Trelleborg (SWE)
Died26 September 1917 in Malmslätt, Linköping (SWE)
AffiliationsK6 IF, Ystad (SWE)
NOC(s) Sweden


Killed during a test flight of the Södertelge Werkstäder 16, which caught on fire, killing both von Blixen-Finecke and the pilot.


Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Representing 2nd NOC As
1912 Summer Olympics Equestrian Dressage (Equestrian) Dressage, Individual, Men Olympic Maggie 3 Bronze SWE Hans von Blixen-Finecke, Sr.

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