Claes Johanson

1884 - 1949

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Claes Edvin Johansson (4 November 1884 – 9 March 1949) was a Swedish wrestler who competed in the 1912, 1920 and 1924 Summer Olympics and won two gold medals, in 1912 and 1920. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Claes Johanson has received more than 12,097 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Claes Johanson is the 75th most popular wrestler (down from 65th in 2019), the 660th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 582nd in 2019) and the 7th most popular Swedish Wrestler.

Memorability Metrics

  • 12k

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  • 49.06

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.09

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.70

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among wrestlers, Claes Johanson ranks 75 out of 1,027Before him are The Ultimate Warrior, Buddy Rogers, Kristjan Palusalu, Shawn Michaels, István Kozma, and Darren Young. After him are Stan Hansen, Edge, The Great Gama, Chris Jericho, Erik Malmberg, and Sting.

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Among people born in 1884, Claes Johanson ranks 164Before him are Mia May, Jean-Richard Bloch, Burrill Bernard Crohn, Arthur Ransome, Adeodato Giovanni Piazza, and Bohumil Kubišta. After him are Vasily Agapkin, Dewi Sartika, Sig Ruman, Carl Holmberg, Michel de Klerk, and Molla Mallory. Among people deceased in 1949, Claes Johanson ranks 128Before him are René Maire, Carl Vaugoin, Themistoklis Sofoulis, Stoyan Danev, Vasily Lebedev-Kumach, and Nikolay Gamaleya. After him are Eddie Owen, Valerio Bacigalupo, Erik Adolf von Willebrand, Elin Wägner, Alexander Serafimovich, and Harry Davenport.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Claes Johanson ranks 660 out of 1,879Before him are Georg Åberg (1893), Jan Myrdal (1927), Anders Frisk (1963), Janne Andersson (1962), Joel Kinnaman (1979), and Arne Nyberg (1913). After him are Pia Degermark (1949), Staffan Olsson (1964), Ove Grahn (1943), Artur Hazelius (1833), Lars Hanson (1886), and Marie Richardson (1959).

Among WRESTLERS In Sweden

Among wrestlers born in Sweden, Claes Johanson ranks 7Before him are Ivar Johansson (1903), Rudolf Svensson (1899), Axel Cadier (1906), Olle Anderberg (1919), Carl Westergren (1895), and Bertil Antonsson (1921). After him are Erik Malmberg (1897), Johan Richthoff (1898), Gustav Freij (1922), Anders Larsson (1892), Axel Grönberg (1918), and Knut Fridell (1908).