Clarence, Greve von Rosen, Jr.

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameClarence•von Rosen, Jr.
Used nameClarence, Greve•von Rosen, Jr.
Born10 November 1903 in Äsköping, Katrineholm, Södermanland (SWE)
Died7 July 1933 in Västerås, Västmanland (SWE)
AffiliationsK1 IF, Stockholm (SWE)
Title(s)Greve (Count)
NOC Sweden
Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 2
Total 2


Count Clarence von Rosen, Jr. won bronze medals both in the three-day event and jumping. In the team classifications, however, Sweden did not finish either events. He came from a family, which was deeply involved in the Olympics. His father was an IOC member and also a member of the international jury in equestrian sports. His sister competed in the art competitions and his niece was a rider like himself. Von Rosen, Jr. died in 1933 when he was killed in an air crash, while he was a passenger during an air show.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1932 Summer Olympics Equestrian Jumping (Equestrian) SWE Clarence, Greve von Rosen, Jr.
Individual, Men (Olympic) Empire 3 Bronze
Team, Men (Olympic) Empire / Sweden DNF
Equestrian Eventing (Equestrian) SWE Clarence, Greve von Rosen, Jr.
Individual, Men (Olympic) Sunnyside Maid 3 Bronze
Team, Men (Olympic) Sunnyside Maid / Sweden DNF

Olympic family relations

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