Denmark at the 1956 Summer Olympics
|Denmark at the|
1956 Summer Olympics
|NOC||National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark|
|Competitors||31 in 10 sports|
|Flag bearer||Ole Hviid Jensen (Melbourne)|
|Summer Olympics appearances (overview)|
|Other related appearances|
|1906 Intercalated Games|
- Lis Hartel — Equestrian, Dressage Individual
- Ole Berntsen, Christian von Bülow and Cyril Andresen — Sailing, Men's Dragon Team Competition
- Allan Juel Larsen — 1:14.3 (→ 13th place)
- Palle Lykke Jensen — did not finish (→ no ranking)
Women's 10m Platform
- Hanna Laursen
- Preliminary Round — 35.39 (→ did not advance, 17th place)
One fencer represented Denmark in 1956.
|Athlete||Event||Race||Net points||Final rank|
Christian von Bülow
Two shooters represented Denmark in 1956.
- "Denmark at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 16 October 2010.
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Denmark Rowing at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 28 February 2018.