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|Born||5 January 1922
|Died||11 April 2012 (aged 90)
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Weight||67 kg (148 lb)|
|Club||IK Viking, Hagfors|
|Achievements and titles|
|Personal best(s)||Mar – 2:21:40 (1955)|
Gustaf Nils Jansson (5 January 1922 – 11 April 2012) was a Swedish long-distance runner who won the bronze medal in the marathon at the 1952 Summer Olympics. He finished fifth at the 1954 European Athletics Championships.
- "OS-medaljör ur tiden", Svenska Dagbladet (in Swedish), 19 April 2012. Accessed 19 April 2012.
- Biography and Olympics Results at Sports Reference.com
- Jansson, 1952 Olympic marathon bronze medallist passes away at 90. IAAF (24 April 2012). Retrieved on 2012-05-03.
- Gustav Jansson's profile at the Swedish Olympic Committee (Swedish)
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