Erling Evensen

1914 - 1998

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Erling Evensen (April 29, 1914 – July 31, 1998) was a Norwegian cross-country skier who competed during the 1940s. He won a bronze medal in the 4 × 10 km relay at the 1948 Winter Olympics in St. Moritz. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Erling Evensen has received more than 6,351 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Erling Evensen is the 117th most popular skier (up from 128th in 2019), the 411th most popular biography from Norway (down from 403rd in 2019) and the 22nd most popular Norwegian Skier.

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Among skiers, Erling Evensen ranks 117 out of 817Before him are Ernst Hinterseer, Adam Małysz, François Bonlieu, Ivica Kostelić, Giuliana Minuzzo, and Franz Pfnür. After him are Jouko Törmänen, Heidi Biebl, Narve Bonna, Anette Bøe, Paavo Lonkila, and Assar Rönnlund.

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Among people born in 1914, Erling Evensen ranks 330Before him are Frankie Manning, Sueo Ōe, Mircea David, Ersilio Tonini, David Goodall, and Harry Winter. After him are Mario Luzi, Ivan Jazbinšek, Sylvi Saimo, Heidi Kabel, Louis Gabrillargues, and Yuri Linnik. Among people deceased in 1998, Erling Evensen ranks 259Before him are Givi Kartozia, Max Streibl, Manuel Álvarez, Ilse Bing, Bernhard Minetti, and Jack Rowley. After him are Jackie Blanchflower, Charles Korvin, Hilla Limann, Francesc Xavier Bultó, Eleanor Garatti, and Binnie Barnes.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Erling Evensen ranks 411 out of 1,039Before him are Peter Ascanius (1723), Geirr Tveitt (1908), Ole Lilloe-Olsen (1883), Isak Saba (1875), Hallvard Vebjørnsson (1020), and Georg Selenius (1884). After him are Morten Müller (1828), Yngvar Bryn (1881), Johannes Thingnes Bø (1993), Anders Lange (1904), Narve Bonna (1901), and Liv Grete Skjelbreid (1974).

Among SKIERS In Norway

Among skiers born in Norway, Erling Evensen ranks 22Before him are Reidar Andersen (1911), Ivar Formo (1951), Stein Eriksen (1927), Anders Haugen (1888), Sture Sivertsen (1966), and Torgeir Brandtzæg (1941). After him are Narve Bonna (1901), Anette Bøe (1957), Tora Berger (1981), Lasse Kjus (1971), Aksel Lund Svindal (1982), and Therese Johaug (1988).