October 3, 1947, Helsinki, Finland – Swedish heavyweight Gosta Magnusson prepares for lifting in the 82.5+kg class at the 1947 European Championships in Helsinki.
It was the first European Championships after the WWII.
32-year old Gosta Magnusson took the 4th place with a 370kg total. His bodyweight was 85.4kg.
The next year, Magnusson won a bronze medal in the 82.5kg class at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London.