General Wollmar Filip
Bostrom (Boström)
Male
Sweden
1878-06-15
Överselö, Södermanland, Sweden
1956-11-07
Stockholm, Sweden


About

was a Swedish diplomat and tennis player. He competed at the 1908 and 1912 Olympics in singles and men's doubles and won a bronze medal in the doubles in 1908, finishing fifth in three other events.[1]

He was son to Governor of Södermanland County Filip Boström and nephew to Prime Minister Erik Gustaf Boström. In 1903 he started working at the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs. In 1909?13 he served as president of the Swedish Tennis Association, and in 1918?22 was a cabinet secretary. From 1925 till 1945 he was the Swedish minister in Washington.[2]



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Archive statistics 1900 - 1913
5
61
33


Tournament wins 1909 - Swedish National Covered Courts Championships (Amateur)
1909 - Swedish National Championships (Open)
1905 - Swedish International Covered Courts Championships (ATP)
1905 - Swedish National Covered Courts Championships (Amateur)
1902 - Swedish National Championships (Open)


Tournaments Swedish International Covered Courts Championships - 1913 World Covered Court Championships - 1913 Olympics, Olympic Games - 1912 Swedish International Covered Courts Championships - 1912 Olympics Indoor - 1912 Swedish International Covered Courts Championships - 1908 Olympics Indoor - 1908 Swedish National Covered Courts Championships - 1908 French Covered Court Championships - 1906 Wimbledon - 1905 Swedish International Covered Courts Championships - 1905 Wimbledon Plate (Consolation) - 1905 German International Championships - 1904 Homburg - 1904 Championships of Hamburg - 1904 Pöseldorf Prize - 1904 German International Championships - 1903 Homburg - 1903 Championships of Hamburg - 1903 Swedish International Covered Courts Championships - 1903 Pöseldorf Prize - 1903 Homburg International Championship - 1903 Särö - 1903 Swedish International Covered Courts Championships - 1902 Danish International Championhips - 1902 Swedish International Covered Courts Championships - 1901 Heiligendammer Cup - 1901 Swedish National Covered Courts Championships - 1901 Swedish National Covered Courts Championships - 1900

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