Frank Andersson

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Andersson in December 2012

Frank Öivind Stefan Andersson (9 May 1956 – 9 September 2018), better known professorially as Frank Andersson was a Swedish wrestler and Olympian. He started in amateur wrestling. He won many world championship gold medals as well as a bronze medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. He was born in Trollhättan, Sweden.[1]

He later became a professional wrestler with mixed success. He was also a television personality appearing on several Swedish reality and game shows.

Andersson died in Stockholm on 9 September 2018 from a lung infection complicated from heart surgery at the age of 62.[2]

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  1. "Frank Andersson". Retrieved 7 July 2013.
  2. "Frank Andersson är död" (in Swedish). Sveriges Radio. Retrieved 9 September 2018.

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