Emund the Old

1030 - 1060

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Emund the Old or Edmund (Swedish: Emund den gamle; Old Swedish: Æmunðær gamlæ, Æmunðær gammal, Æmunðær slemæ; died c. 1060) was King of Sweden from c. 1050 to c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emund the Old has received more than 170,130 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Emund the Old is the 3,933rd most popular politician (down from 3,496th in 2019), the 154th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 139th in 2019) and the 50th most popular Swedish Politician.

The old is most famous for the great wall of china.

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    Languages Editions (L)

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Over the past year Emund the Old has had the most page views in the with 22,550 views, followed by Swedish (10,687), and Russian (5,349). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Bulgarian (48.85%), Egyptian Arabic (28.18%), and Min Nan (26.18%)


Among politicians, Emund the Old ranks 3,933 out of 19,576Before him are Al-Aziz Billah, Maurice Thorez, Nabis, Louis, Count of Évreux, Isabella of Hainault, and Abdul Halim Khaddam. After him are Plutarco Elías Calles, Ulf Kristersson, Cosimo III de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Hipparchus, Yuan Chonghuan, and Adam Albert von Neipperg.

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Among people born in 1030, Emund the Old ranks 6Before him are Romanos IV Diogenes, Bruno of Cologne, Vsevolod I of Kiev, Stanislaus of Szczepanów, and Stenkil. After him are Baldwin VI, Count of Flanders, Anna Dalassene, Gertrude of Saxony, Lulach, Sigebert of Gembloux, and Gerard, Duke of Lorraine. Among people deceased in 1060, Emund the Old ranks 6Before him are Pope Sylvester III, Henry I of France, Isaac I Komnenos, Andrew I of Hungary, and Chaghri Beg. After him are Geoffrey II, Count of Anjou, Gunnhildr Sveinsdóttir, and Pons, Count of Toulouse.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Emund the Old ranks 154 out of 1,879Before him are Magnus I of Sweden (1106), Björn Andrésen (1955), Elias Magnus Fries (1794), Halsten Stenkilsson (1050), Franz Berwald (1796), and Inger Nilsson (1959). After him are Ulf Kristersson (1963), Tomas Lindahl (1938), Gösta Mittag-Leffler (1846), Carl Peter Thunberg (1743), Oscar Montelius (1843), and Gustaf de Laval (1845).


Among politicians born in Sweden, Emund the Old ranks 50Before him are Carin Göring (1888), Canute I of Sweden (1150), Eric XI of Sweden (1216), Toomas Hendrik Ilves (1953), Magnus I of Sweden (1106), and Halsten Stenkilsson (1050). After him are Ulf Kristersson (1963), Eric X of Sweden (1180), Charles VII of Sweden (1130), Sigvard Bernadotte (1907), Eric XII of Sweden (1339), and Sten Sture the Elder (1440).