Asbjørn Ruud

1919 - 1989

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Asbjørn Ruud (6 October 1919 – 26 March 1989) was a Norwegian ski jumper. Together with his brothers Birger and Sigmund he dominated international ski jumping in the 1930s. Ruud won a gold medal at the 1938 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships. Eight years later, he won the ski jumping competition at the Holmenkollen ski festival, the first held since the German occupation of Norway in 1940 during World War II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Asbjørn Ruud has received more than 12,876 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Asbjørn Ruud is the 385th most popular athlete, the 289th most popular biography from Norway and the 7th most popular Norwegian Athlete.

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Among athletes, Asbjørn Ruud ranks 385 out of 3,055Before him are Bevil Rudd, Jaan Kikkas, Charles Reidpath, Launceston Elliot, Margitta Gummel, and Adalberts Bubenko. After him are Robert Lindsay, Abdon Pamich, Colette Besson, Sverre Stenersen, Viktor Kapitonov, and Lee Evans.

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Among people born in 1919, Asbjørn Ruud ranks 219Before him are Nehemiah Persoff, Jon Pertwee, Gottfried Dienst, Eileen Heckart, Michel Déon, and Clyde Cowan. After him are Frances Bay, Jocelyn Brando, Peter Carington, 6th Baron Carrington, Richard Todd, Roberto Bonomi, and Nina Dumbadze. Among people deceased in 1989, Asbjørn Ruud ranks 180Before him are Pavel Kurochkin, Roberto Figueroa, Luiz Luz, Anders Rydberg, Leen Vente, and János Farkas. After him are Mark Krein, Frank Foss, King Tubby, George C. Homans, Edgar Sanabria, and Oscar Alfredo Gálvez.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Asbjørn Ruud ranks 289 out of 735Before him are Nils Eriksen (1911), Roald Aas (1928), Christopher Hornsrud (1859), Peder Kolstad (1878), Finn Ronne (1899), and Toralf Engan (1936). After him are Rolf Løvland (1955), Anne Stine Ingstad (1918), Sverre Stenersen (1926), Jørn Andersen (1963), Morten Tyldum (1967), and Jan Kjærstad (1953).

Among ATHLETES In Norway

Among athletes born in Norway, Asbjørn Ruud ranks 7Before him are Ole Einar Bjørndalen (1974), Egil Danielsen (1933), Johan Grøttumsbråten (1899), Grete Waitz (1953), Helge Løvland (1890), and Magnar Solberg (1937). After him are Sverre Stenersen (1926), Ferdinand Bie (1888), Harald Grønningen (1934), Ingrid Kristiansen (1956), Ole Østmo (1866), and Simon Slåttvik (1917).