Erik Byléhn

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Erik Byléhn
Erik Byléhn 1928.jpg
Erik Byléhn at the 1928 Olympics
Personal information
Born 15 January 1898
Bollnäs, Sweden
Died 14 November 1986 (aged 88)
Uppsala, Sweden
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight 61 kg (134 lb)
Sport Running
Club SoIK Hellas, Nacka

Bror Erik Byléhn (15 January 1898 – 14 November 1986) was a middle-distance runner from Sweden who competed at the 1924 and 1928 Olympics. In 1924 he won a silver medal in the 4×400 m relay and failed to reach the finals of individual 400 m and 800 m races. Four years later he won a silver medal in the 800 m, whereas his 4×400 m team finished in fourth place.