Carl Westergren

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Birthday
13, 1895
Birthplace
Sweden
Death Date
Aug 5, 1958 (62)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
13, 1895
Birthplace
Sweden
Death Date
Aug 5, 1958 (62)

About

Swedish wrestler who won three Olympic gold medals and competed in the 1920, 1924, 1928, and 1932 Summer Olympics.

Before Fame

He first medaled at the 1920 Olympics in Antwerp.

Trivia

He won his three Olympic medals in the middleweight, light heavyweight, and heavyweight competitions.

Family Life

He is the son of Carl and Nikka Westergren.

Associated With

He medalled at the 1924 Olympics when swimmer Johnny Weissmuller took home three golds.