List of popular Swedish Olympic athletes, listed alphabetically with photos of the athletes when available. Famous Olympians from Sweden have achieved some of the highest honors in sports and Olympic history, as even being chosen to represent your country at the Olympics is something that most athletes will never get to experience. These competitors are the most prominent people from Sweden who have competed in the Olympics. Sweden has a long, proud history of competing in the Olympic games, and without these fierce athletes they never would have won any medals. The list you're viewing is made up of different athletes like Greta Johansson and Magnus Petersson.This list answers the questions, "Who are the most famous Swedish Olympic athletes?" and "Who is the greatest Swedish Olympian of all time?"