Erik Dahlbergh

1625 - 1703

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Count Erik Jönsson Dahlbergh (10 October 1625 – 16 January 1703) was a Swedish military engineer, Governor-general and Field marshal. He rose to the level of nobility through his military competence. As an architect and draftsman, he was renowned for fortification works. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Erik Dahlbergh has received more than 40,952 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Erik Dahlbergh is the 125th most popular engineer (down from 101st in 2019), the 300th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 261st in 2019) and the 4th most popular Swedish Engineer.

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Among engineers, Erik Dahlbergh ranks 125 out of 325Before him are Gustave Whitehead, Franz Reuleaux, Riccardo Morandi, Carlo Abarth, Yevgeny Dragunov, and Georges Leclanché. After him are Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, Aurel Vlaicu, Philippe LeBon, Johan August Brinell, Patrick Head, and Georgy Shpagin.

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Among people born in 1625, Erik Dahlbergh ranks 8Before him are Johan de Witt, Paulus Potter, Rasmus Bartholin, Carlo Maratta, Gregorio Barbarigo, and John Frederick, Duke of Brunswick-Calenberg. After him are François de Créquy, Samuel Morland, Thomas Corneille, Pierre Nicole, and Edward, Count Palatine of Simmern. Among people deceased in 1703, Erik Dahlbergh ranks 10Before him are Man in the Iron Mask, John Wallis, Vincenzo Viviani, Johann Christoph Bach, Samuel Pepys, and Ilona Zrínyi. After him are Thomas Kingo, Nicolas de Grigny, and Charles de Saint-Évremond.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Erik Dahlbergh ranks 300 out of 1,296Before him are Joe Hill (1879), Kurt Atterberg (1887), Lisbeth Palme (1931), Prince August, Duke of Dalarna (1831), Oskar Klein (1894), and Siw Malmkvist (1936). After him are Viveca Lindfors (1920), Johan August Brinell (1849), Ola Ullsten (1931), Mikael Persbrandt (1963), Thomas Ravelli (1959), and Basshunter (1984).

Among ENGINEERS In Sweden

Among engineers born in Sweden, Erik Dahlbergh ranks 4Before him are Lennart Torstensson (1603), Gustaf de Laval (1845), and Harry Nyquist (1889). After him are Johan August Brinell (1849).