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Bjarni Herjólfsson

966 - 1000

Bjarni Herjólfsson

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Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bjarni Herjólfsson has received more than 115,922 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 89th most popular explorer.

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  • 120k

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  • 59.90

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.07

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among EXPLORERS

Among explorers, Bjarni Herjólfsson ranks 89 out of 367Before him are Frederick Cook, Stepan Makarov, Cosmas Indicopleustes, Ferdinand von Wrangel, Fernão Mendes Pinto, and Thomas Cavendish. After him are Robert FitzRoy, Pêro da Covilhã, Juan Díaz de Solís, Tristão da Cunha, Pánfilo de Narváez, and Willem Janszoon.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 966, Bjarni Herjólfsson ranks 2Before him is Sei Shōnagon. After him are Rogneda of Polotsk and Fujiwara no Michinaga. Among people deceased in 1000, Bjarni Herjólfsson ranks 3Before him are Olaf Tryggvason and Harthacnut I of Denmark. After him are Zoe Karbonopsina, García Sánchez II of Pamplona, Al-Maqdisi, Abu-Mahmud Khojandi, Henry of Speyer, Joseph Genesius, and Abū Sahl al-Qūhī.

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In Iceland

Among people born in Iceland, Bjarni Herjólfsson ranks 8 out of 122Before him are Snorri Sturluson (1179), Halldór Laxness (1902), Vigdís Finnbogadóttir (1930), Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson (1943), Egill Skallagrímsson (904), and Björk (1965). After him are Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir (1942), Jón Sigurðsson (1811), Ásgeir Ásgeirsson (1894), Ari Thorgilsson (1067), Kristján Eldjárn (1916), and Gunnar Gunnarsson (1889).