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Theodor Nauman

Full name: Frans Johan Theodor Nauman
Gender: Male
Born: December 7, 1885 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: February 6, 1947 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: Stockholms KK, Stockholm (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Water Polo

Related Olympians: Father of Åke Nauman.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Theodor Nauman was considered the world’s best goalkeeper in water polo around 1920. He was a member of the Swedish team that won the bronze medal at the Olympics in 1920. Four years later he narrowly missed a second medal when the Swedish team was ranked fourth. Nauman was a warehouse worker in Stockholm. His son [Åke Nauman] took part in the 1936 Berlin Olympics, also in water polo.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 34 Antwerpen Water Polo Men's Water Polo Sweden SWE 3 Bronze
1924 Summer 38 Paris Water Polo Men's Water Polo Sweden SWE 4

Men's Water Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1920 Summer 34 Antwerpen Water Polo Sweden SWE Semi-Finals Match #2 2 1920-08-26 BEL 5, SWE 3 0
1920 Summer 34 Antwerpen Water Polo Sweden SWE Quarter-Finals Match #3 1 1920-08-24 SWE 7, BRA 3 0
1920 Summer 34 Antwerpen Water Polo Sweden SWE Third-Place Tournament Match #4 1 1920-08-28 SWE 9, NED 1 0
1920 Summer 34 Antwerpen Water Polo Sweden SWE Round One Match #2 1 1920-08-22 SWE 11, TCH 0
1924 Summer 38 Paris Water Polo Sweden SWE Semi-Finals Match #2 2 1924-07-16 FRA 4, SWE 2 0
1924 Summer 38 Paris Water Polo Sweden SWE Quarter-Finals Match #1 1 1924-07-15 SWE 9, ESP 0
1924 Summer 38 Paris Water Polo Sweden SWE Consolation Round Match #1 2 1924-07-18 BEL 4, SWE 3 0
1924 Summer 38 Paris Water Polo Sweden SWE Third-Place Tournament Match #2 1 1924-07-19 SWE 4, HUN 1
1924 Summer 38 Paris Water Polo Sweden SWE Third-Place Tournament Match #3 2 1924-07-20 USA 3, SWE 2 0
1924 Summer 38 Paris Water Polo Sweden SWE Round One Match #1 1 1924-07-13 SWE 7, ITA 0
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