Harri Kirvesniemi

1958 - Today

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Harri Tapani Kirvesniemi (born 10 May 1958) is a Finnish former cross-country skier who competed from 1980 to 2001. During his career he won six Olympic medals (all bronzes), and also the 50 km event at the Holmenkollen ski festival in 2000. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harri Kirvesniemi has received more than 52,082 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Harri Kirvesniemi is the 185th most popular skier (down from 111th in 2019), the 429th most popular biography from Finland (down from 322nd in 2019) and the 21st most popular Finnish Skier.

Memorability Metrics

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  • 42.44

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.40

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.25

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Harri Kirvesniemis by language

Over the past year Harri Kirvesniemi has had the most page views in the with 30,702 views, followed by English (4,986), and Swedish (2,559). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Norwegian (Nynorsk) (84.59%), Persian (47.25%), and Finnish (44.00%)


Among skiers, Harri Kirvesniemi ranks 185 out of 817Before him are Seiji Aochi, Barbara Petzold, Jari Puikkonen, Roger Staub, Pernilla Wiberg, and Jani Soininen. After him are Otto Leodolter, Petter Northug, Andreas Goldberger, Reinhold Bachler, Andreas Felder, and Peter Prevc.

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Among people born in 1958, Harri Kirvesniemi ranks 494Before him are Neetu Singh, Monica Guerritore, Peter Watts, Charles F. Kettering, Ellen Ochoa, and Jean-Max Bellerive. After him are Raymond Mommens, Jeffrey Williams, María Caridad Colón, José Luis Clerc, Alex Yermolinsky, and Jürgen Hingsen.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Harri Kirvesniemi ranks 429 out of 751Before him are Arto Bryggare (1958), Jari Puikkonen (1959), Jari-Matti Latvala (1985), Lassi Parkkinen (1917), Riki Sorsa (1952), and Jani Soininen (1972). After him are Teemu Pukki (1990), Matti Yrjänä Joensuu (1948), Jutta Urpilainen (1975), Ari-Pekka Nikkola (1969), Carita Holmström (1954), and Risto Laakkonen (1967).

Among SKIERS In Finland

Among skiers born in Finland, Harri Kirvesniemi ranks 21Before him are Klaes Karppinen (1907), Toni Nieminen (1975), Väinö Huhtala (1935), Niilo Halonen (1940), Jari Puikkonen (1959), and Jani Soininen (1972). After him are Ari-Pekka Nikkola (1969), Risto Laakkonen (1967), Rauno Miettinen (1949), Tuomo Ylipulli (1965), Mika Myllylä (1969), and Toini Pöysti (1933).