Bengt Gustavsson

1928 - 2017

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Bengt Olov Emanuel "Julle" Gustavsson (13 January 1928 – 16 February 2017) was a Swedish professional footballer and manager. As player he played as a defender and represented Sweden; he participated in the final of the 1958 FIFA World Cup on home soil, losing out to Brazil, and won national championships with IFK Norrköping. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bengt Gustavsson has received more than 75,662 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Bengt Gustavsson is the 1,159th most popular soccer player (down from 1,019th in 2019), the 404th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 405th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular Swedish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Bengt Gustavsson ranks 1,159 out of 21,273Before him are Ulf Kirsten, Bora Kostić, Rudolf Vytlačil, Francisco Aramburu, Karl-Heinz Riedle, and Guillermo Gorostiza. After him are Julinho, Pia Sundhage, Iván Córdoba, Nery Pumpido, Karlheinz Förster, and Horst Szymaniak.

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Among people born in 1928, Bengt Gustavsson ranks 236Before him are Ara Güler, Vitaliy Masol, Maurice Sendak, Frederick Stafford, Robert Indiana, and Ethel Kennedy. After him are Franciszek Pieczka, Horace Silver, William Berger, Kevin Hagen, Pierre Étaix, and Vincent Gigante. Among people deceased in 2017, Bengt Gustavsson ranks 192Before him are Mary Tyler Moore, Arthur Janov, Peter Berling, Quett Masire, Federico Luppi, and Michael Bond. After him are Richard Anderson, Naim Süleymanoğlu, David Cassidy, Gretel Bergmann, William Baumol, and Jimmy Snuka.

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Among people born in Sweden, Bengt Gustavsson ranks 404 out of 1,879Before him are Carl Jonas Love Almqvist (1793), Malena Ernman (1970), Peter Haber (1952), Sigrid of Sweden (1566), Olof Rudbeck the Younger (1660), and Dead (1969). After him are Avicii (1989), Pia Sundhage (1960), Slim Borgudd (1946), Johan Gunnar Andersson (1874), Peter Artedi (1705), and Bernhard Karlgren (1889).


Among soccer players born in Sweden, Bengt Gustavsson ranks 22Before him are Thomas Ravelli (1959), Björn Nordqvist (1942), Kennet Andersson (1967), Sven Rydell (1905), Knut Nordahl (1920), and Tore Keller (1905). After him are Pia Sundhage (1960), Sven Tumba (1931), Ralf Edström (1952), Orvar Bergmark (1930), Conny Torstensson (1949), and Nils Axelsson (1906).