| Pneumonia|| John Lawson|
| Jon Anton Larsson|
May 13, 1872 (1872-05-13) Norrkoping, Sweden
March 14, 1902(1902-03-14) (aged 29)
Iver Lawson, brother
Gus Lawson, brother
John Lawson (cyclist) Wikipedia
John Lawson (May 13, 1872 – March 14, 1902) was a Swedish-American professional cyclist known as "The Terrible Swede".
John Lawson was born Jon Anton Larsson on May 13, 1872 in Norrköping, Sweden to Lars Gustaf Larsson (1847–c1940) and Emma Sofia Sundberg (1845–1888). He had brothers Iver Lawson and Gus Lawson, both also professional cyclists. In 1897 he contracted typhoid. He was hospitalized with pneumonia and he died on March 14, 1902 at St. Joseph Hospital in Milwaukee, Wisconsin at age 29.