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Nils Johansson

Full name: Nils Åke Torsten Johansson (-Ingwe)
Nickname(s): Björnungen
Gender: Male
Born: October 3, 1904 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: December 8, 1936 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: Djurgårdens IF, Stockholm (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Ice Hockey

Related Olympians: Brother of Märta Johansson; Brother-in-law of Signe Johansson; Brother-in-law of Nils Engdahl.

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

A goalie, Nils Johansson played ice hockey with Djurgårdens IF from 1921-30. He won a Swedish title with them in 1926. Internationally, Johansson was the top Swedish goalie at the 1928 Winter Olympics, playing in four of the five games that Sweden played in that tournament and won a silver medal. As the Olympic tournament also doubled as World and European Championships, Johansson also won silver at the World Championships and gold at the European Championships that year.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Sweden SWE 2 Silver

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Standings 2 1928-02-11 0 0 0
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #4 1 1928-02-18 SWE 4, SUI 0 0
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #6 1 1928-02-19 SWE 3, GBR 1 0
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group B Match #1 1 1928-02-11 SWE 3, TCH 0 0
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group B Match #2 1T 1928-02-12 SWE 2, POL 2 0