Axel Norling

1884 - 1964

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Karl Axel Patrik Norling (16 April 1884 – 7 May 1964) was a Swedish gymnast, diver, and tug of war competitor who participated in the 1906 Intercalated Games and 1908 and 1912 Summer Olympics. He won a bronze medal in the tug of war in 1906, as well as two gold medals with the Swedish gymnastics team, in 1908 and 1912, alongside his younger brother Daniel.Norling was educated as an engineer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Axel Norling has received more than 6,043 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Axel Norling is the 464th most popular athlete, the 648th most popular biography from Sweden and the 24th most popular Swedish Athlete.

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Among athletes, Axel Norling ranks 464 out of 3,055Before him are Marlies Göhr, Cornelius Johnson, Erik Abrahamsson, Konrad Stäheli, Albert Gutterson, and Eric Backman. After him are Harald Grønningen, Gunnar Sköld, Herbert Jamison, Gabriele Reinsch, Ingrid Kristiansen, and William Petersson.

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Among people born in 1884, Axel Norling ranks 151Before him are Giannino Castiglioni, Eugene Znosko-Borovsky, Molla Mallory, Otto Froitzheim, Nikolai Klyuev, and Fritz Noether. After him are Krishna Raja Wadiyar IV, Arnaud Denjoy, Alfred Carlton Gilbert, Fumio Gotō, Sergey Gorodetsky, and Margit Slachta. Among people deceased in 1964, Axel Norling ranks 134Before him are Reg Parnell, Eddie Cantor, Edith Sitwell, Theodore Freeman, Werner Bergengruen, and Johnny Burnette. After him are Sakari Tuomioja, Hedwig Kohn, Ville Pörhölä, Adolf Šimperský, Amrit Kaur, and Joe Gaetjens.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Axel Norling ranks 648 out of 1,296Before him are Anders Järryd (1961), Glenn Strömberg (1960), Erik Abrahamsson (1898), Eivar Widlund (1905), Otto von Porat (1903), and Carl-Erik Holmberg (1906). After him are Prawitz Öberg (1930), Gunnar Sköld (1894), Christian von Koenigsegg (1972), William Petersson (1895), Gösta Löfgren (1923), and Ulf Andersson (1951).

Among ATHLETES In Sweden

Among athletes born in Sweden, Axel Norling ranks 24Before him are Gunder Hägg (1918), Inga Gentzel (1908), Martin Lundström (1918), Bo Ekelund (1894), Rune Larsson (1924), and Erik Abrahamsson (1898). After him are Gunnar Sköld (1894), William Petersson (1895), Klas Lestander (1931), Karl Staaf (1881), Magdalena Forsberg (1967), and Gunnar Lindström (1896).