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Hakon Leffler

Full name: Hakon Leffler
Gender: Male
Born: March 11, 1887 in Göteborg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
Died: July 31, 1972 in Göteborg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
Affiliations: Göteborgs LTK, Göteborg (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Tennis

Biography

Hakon Leffler played tennis at the 1912 Olympics, but is mostly known for his business career. He graduated from Uppsala University in 1910 and then worked for the ME Delbanco Company from 1912-15. In 1916 Leffler became CEO of Svensk oljeslagri AB. In 1929 he moved to Gamlestadens fabriker, a textile company in Gothenburg, as their deputy CEO, and moved up to CEO in 1935. Leffler played for the Göteborgs Lawn Tennis Klubben.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Tennis Men's Singles Sweden SWE 31T
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Tennis Men's Singles, Covered Courts Sweden SWE 16T

Men's Singles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Tennis Sweden SWE Round Two Match #1 2 1912-06-28 Kitson (RSA) 3, Leffler (SWE) 0 0

Men's Singles, Covered Courts

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Tennis Sweden SWE Round One Match #5 2 1912-05-05 Gore (GBR) 3, Leffler (SWE) 0 0
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