Robert Uppgren

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Robert Arnold Uppgren
Personal information
Country represented  United States
Born (1923-12-14)December 14, 1923
Died May 12, 1967(1967-05-12) (aged 43)
Former partner Janette Ahrens

Robert Arnold Uppgren (December 14, 1923 - May 12, 1967[1]) was an American figure skater.[2] He competed in pair skating with partner Janette Ahrens.[3] He also competed in fours with Ahrens, Mary Louise Premer, and Lyman Wakefield, Jr. and won the 1941 North American title.

Competitive highlights[edit]

(with Ahrens)

Event 1942 1943
U.S. Championships 2nd 2nd

Four skating[edit]

(with Premer, Uppgren, and Wakefield)

Event 1941
North American Championships 1st

References[edit]

  1. ^ Uppgren, Robert Arnold. "Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002". familysearch.org. Retrieved 8 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Chicago Skater Wins National Senior Title". Christian Science Monitor. 24 February 1942. p. 16. Retrieved 25 March 2011. 
  3. ^ "Competitions". Dance Magazine (Rudor Pub. Co.): 40. 1943. Retrieved 24 March 2011. 

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