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Andreas Cervin

1888 - 1972

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Andreas Cervin (31 October 1888 – 14 February 1972) was a Swedish gymnast who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics. He was a member of the Swedish team that won the all-around gold medal.Born to a priest, Cervin graduated in law from the University of Lund in 1914, and the same year began to work as a clerk in the Göta Court of Appeal. In 1918 he moved to the Municipal Court in Gothenburg, in 1935 became an alderman, and retired in 1955.Cervin was known for his fearless and straightforward character, and for his opposition to the Swedish Coalition Government during World War II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andreas Cervin has received more than 6,499 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Andreas Cervin is the 725th most popular athlete, the 806th most popular biography from Sweden and the 55th most popular Swedish Athlete.

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Among athletes, Andreas Cervin ranks 725 out of 3,059Before him are Bo Lindman, Gustaf Jansson, Anders Hylander, István Rózsavölgyi, Vladimír Syrovátka, and Carlo Monti. After him are Emil Magnusson, Paul Pilgrim, Eric Carlberg, Ulf Sterner, John Bray, and Paul Winter.

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Among people born in 1888, Andreas Cervin ranks 206Before him are Ferdinand Bie, Stefan Mazurkiewicz, Hank Mann, Roger Ducret, Charles Winslow, and Guido Romano. After him are Þórbergur Þórðarson, Josef Ternström, Walther Kossel, Axel Janse, Alvah Meyer, and Arthur Berry. Among people deceased in 1972, Andreas Cervin ranks 192Before him are John Grierson, Pandurang Vaman Kane, Marilyn Maxwell, Louella Parsons, Isak Abrahamsen, and Armandinho. After him are Wesley Ruggles, Juan Manuel Gálvez, Frank Tashlin, Colin Munro MacLeod, Robert H. MacArthur, and Hana Mašková.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Andreas Cervin ranks 806 out of 1,612Before him are Andreas Isaksson (1981), Anders Rydberg (1903), Bo Lindman (1899), Gustaf Jansson (1922), Inger Berggren (1934), and Emil Forsberg (1991). After him are Frank Heller (1886), Emil Magnusson (1887), Eric Carlberg (1880), Ulf Sterner (1941), Marcus Berg (1986), and Margaretha Krook (1925).

Among ATHLETES In Sweden

Among athletes born in Sweden, Andreas Cervin ranks 55Before him are Erik Almlöf (1891), Birger Sörvik (1879), Kjell Bäckman (1934), Otto Nilsson (1879), Bo Lindman (1899), and Gustaf Jansson (1922). After him are Emil Magnusson (1887), Eric Carlberg (1880), Ulf Sterner (1941), William Petersson (1895), Nils Täpp (1917), and Josef Ternström (1888).