Carl Forssell

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Carl Forssell
Carl Forssell.jpg
Personal information
Born (1917-10-25)25 October 1917
Stockholm, Sweden
Died 28 November 2005(2005-11-28) (aged 88)
Ängelholm, Sweden
Sport
Sport Fencing
Event(s) épée, foil
Club Stockholms AF

Carl Forssell (25 October 1917 – 28 November 2005) was a Swedish fencer. Competing in the team épée he won a bronze medal at the 1948 Summer Olympics, a silver at the 1952 Summer Olympics,[1][2] as well as four silver and two bronze medals at the world championships of 1938–1951. Individually he won a silver at the 1950 World Championships and finished eighth at the 1952 Olympics. He was a medical doctor by profession.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olympics Statistics: Carl Forssell". databaseolympics.com. Retrieved 2010-06-21. 
  2. ^ "Carl Forssell Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-06-21. 
  3. ^ Carl Forssell. Swedish Olympic Committee