Seth Howander

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameSeth Simon Oscar•Howander
Used nameSeth•Howander
Born6 October 1892 in Uppsala (SWE)
Died14 September 1981 in Solna (SWE)
AffiliationsIFK Uppsala, Uppsala (SWE)
NOC Sweden


Seth Howander played ice hockey for Sweden at the 1920 Antwerpen Olympics, but he was best known for bandy at which he was a national champion and played on the national team. A goaltender in hockey, he represented Sweden twice in football. Howander skated for Uppsala IFK and Stockholm IFK. He worked in the banking business.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey) SWE Seth Howander
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) Sweden 4