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) was King of Sweden from c. 1050 to c. 1060. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emund the Old has received more than 124,833 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Emund the Old is the 2,624th most popular politician (up from 3,282nd in 2019), the 108th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 144th in 2019) and the 33rd most popular Swedish Politician.

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

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Among politicians, Emund the Old ranks 2,624 out of 15,710Before him are Ferdinand Karl, Archduke of Austria-Este, P. W. Botha, Sigebert I, Henry the Young King, Fritigern, and Michal. After him are Wilhelmine of Prussia, Queen of the Netherlands, Constantius Gallus, Géza, Grand Prince of the Hungarians, Uldin, Joan II, Countess of Burgundy, and John Buchan.

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Among people born in 1030, Emund the Old ranks 3Before him are Romanos IV Diogenes and Bruno of Cologne. After him are Vsevolod I of Kiev, Stenkil, Stanislaus of Szczepanów, Baldwin VI, Count of Flanders, Anna Dalassene, Lulach, Gertrude of Saxony, Sigebert of Gembloux, and Conan II, Duke of Brittany. Among people deceased in 1060, Emund the Old ranks 5Before him are Henry I of France, Pope Sylvester III, Isaac I Komnenos, and Andrew I of Hungary. After him are Chaghri Beg and Geoffrey II, Count of Anjou.

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Among people born in Sweden, Emund the Old ranks 108 out of 1,296Before him are Alva Myrdal (1902), Roy Andersson (1943), Ingrid Thulin (1926), Bertil Ohlin (1899), Sverker I of Sweden (1100), and Carl Peter Thunberg (1743). After him are Lennart Torstensson (1603), Canute I of Sweden (1150), Birgit Nilsson (1918), Charles Frederick, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp (1700), Harriet Andersson (1932), and Nils Liedholm (1922).


Among politicians born in Sweden, Emund the Old ranks 33Before him are Princess Birgitta of Sweden (1937), Stefan Löfven (1957), Magnus I of Sweden (1106), Birger Jarl (1210), Prince Carl, Duke of Västergötland (1861), and Sverker I of Sweden (1100). After him are Canute I of Sweden (1150), Charles Frederick, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp (1700), Charles VII of Sweden (1130), Prince Wilhelm, Duke of Södermanland (1884), Lennart Johansson (1929), and Carin Göring (1888).