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Knut Johansson

Full name: Knut Richard Johansson
Gender: Male
Born: January 14, 1888 in Floda, Katrineholm, Södermanland, Sweden
Died: March 7, 1953 in Bergshammar, Nyköping, Södermanland, Sweden
Affiliations: P1 IF, Stockholm (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Tug-Of-War


Knut Johansson was a member of the Swedish tug-of-war team at the 1908 London Olympics. The team finished fourth after losing their first-round match to the British Liverpool Police team, 2 pulls to 0. All of the team members appear to have been military men as they represented military sport clubs.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 20 London Tug-Of-War Men's Tug-Of-War Sweden SWE 4

Men's Tug-Of-War

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1908 Summer 20 London Tug-Of-War Sweden SWE Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1908-07-17 Liverpool Police Team-2 2, SWE 0
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