Edil Rosenqvist

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Edil Rosenqvist
Born (1892-12-11)11 December 1892
Degerby, Finland
Died 14 September 1973(1973-09-14) (aged 80)
Helsinki, Finland
Edil Rosenqvist
Medal record
Representing  Finland
Men's Greco-Roman wrestling
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1920 Antwerp Light heavyweight
Silver medal – second place 1924 Paris Heavyweight

Edil Albert Rosenqvist (11 December 1892 – 14 September 1973) was a Finnish wrestler and Olympic medalist in Greco-Roman wrestling.[1]

Olympics[edit]

Rosenqvist competed at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp where he received a silver medal in Greco-Roman wrestling, the light heavyweight class.[2]

At the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris he received a silver medal in the heavyweight class.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Edil Rosenqvist Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2013-09-01. 
  2. ^ "1920 Summer Olympics – Antwerp, Belgium – Wrestling" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on 28 August 2008)
  3. ^ "1924 Summer Olympics – Paris, France – Wrestling" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on 28 August 2008)