Wollmar Boström

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Wollmar Boström
Wollmar Bostrom.jpg
Wollmar Boström in 1927, as the Swedish minister in Washington
Born (1878-06-15)15 June 1878
Överselö, Sweden
Died 7 November 1956(1956-11-07) (aged 78)
Stockholm, Sweden
Singles
Grand Slam Singles results
Wimbledon 2R (1905)
Other tournaments
WCCC 1R (1913)
Olympic Games QF (1908In)
Doubles
Other Doubles tournaments
Olympic Games Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (1908In)

Wollmar Filip Boström (15 June 1878 – 7 November 1956) was a diplomat and tennis player from Sweden. He won a bronze medal at the 1908 Summer Olympics in London in the men's indoor doubles tournament, alongside Gunnar Setterwall. He also competed at the 1912 Summer Olympics.[1]

From 1925 till 1945 he was the Swedish minister in Washington. He was son to Governor of Södermanland County Filip Boström and nephew to Prime Minister Erik Gustaf Boström.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wollmar Boström Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2013-05-13.