Nils Sandström, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Nils Sandström

Swedish sprinter

Date of Birth: 09-Aug-1893

Place of Birth: Gothenburg, Västra Götaland County, Sweden

Date of Death: 17-Jun-1973

Profession: athletics competitor

Nationality: Sweden

Zodiac Sign: Leo

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About Nils Sandström

  • Nils Sandström (9 August 1893 – 17 June 1973) was a Swedish sprinter who competed at the 1920 Summer Olympics.
  • He won a bronze medal in the 4 × 100 m relay, but failed to reach the finals of individual 100 m and 200 m events.Between 1917 and 1925 Sandström collected 23 medals at the Swedish Championships.
  • He was the 1919–20 champion in the 100 m, and won eight titles in the 4 × 100 m (1919–21, 1923) and 4 × 400 m relays (1919–22).
  • He never won the 200 m Swedish title despite holding the national record in this event in 1917–1920.

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