Height 1.81 m
Personal best(s) 2.114 m (1954)
Weight 67 kg
|Name Bengt Nilsson|
Events High jump
Club Westermalms IF, Stockholm
|Born 17 February 1934 (age 81) (1934-02-17) Harnosand, Sweden|
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Bengt Nilsson (born 17 February 1934) is a retired Swedish high jumper. In 1954 he won the Swedish and European titles and set a European record at 2.11 m; later that year he was awarded the Svenska Dagbladet Gold Medal.
Nilsson got injured at the 1956 Summer Olympics and finished only 26th. He retired from athletics shortly thereafter.