Ann-Margret Nirling

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAnn-Margret•Nirling (-Olsson)
Used nameAnn-Margret•Nirling
Born1 February 1918 in Stockholm (SWE)
Died3 February 1999 in Vadstena (SWE)
AffiliationsStockholms KK, Stockholm (SWE)
NOC Sweden


Ann-Margret Nirling was a Swedish diver who represented Stockholms KK. Nirling competed in the high dive event at the 1936 Berlin Olympics where she finished in 10th place. At the 1938 European Championships Nirling won the silver medal in the 10-metre platform. In 1941 Nirling married Per-Olof Olsson, who swam for Sweden at the 1948 London Olympics.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Diving (Aquatics) SWE Ann-Margret Nirling
Platform, Women (Olympic) 10

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