Allan Eriksson

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Allan Eriksson
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Personal information
Born 21 March 1894
Grängesberg, Sweden
Died 20 February 1963 (aged 68)
Ulricehamn, Sweden
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Discus throw
Club Katrineholms AIK
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 44.26 m (1927)[1]

Allan Eriksson (21 March 1894 – 20 February 1963) was a Swedish discus thrower. He competed at the 1920 Summer Olympics and finished in sixth place.[2][3] Eriksson won the national title in the two-handed discus throw in 1923–25 and held the national record in this event. In 1928, he was awarded Stora Grabbars Märke number 52.[4]


  1. ^ Allan Eriksson.
  2. ^ Allan Eriksson. Swedish Olympic Committee (in Swedish)
  3. ^ Allan Eriksson.
  4. ^ Allan Eriksson 1894–1963 Archived 12 October 2013 at the Wayback Machine.. Stora Grabbar