Harri Larva

1906 - 1980

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Harry Edvin "Harri" Larva (born Lagerström, 9 September 1906 – 15 November 1980) was a Finnish athlete who won the 1500 m race at the 1928 Summer Olympics. He never excelled in this event nationally and was the Finnish champion in the 800 m in 1928–1930 and 1934. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harri Larva has received more than 14,055 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Harri Larva is the 246th most popular athlete (up from 264th in 2019), the 169th most popular biography from Finland and the 13th most popular Finnish Athlete.

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Among athletes, Harri Larva ranks 246 out of 3,055Before him are Sergey Litvinov, Leonid Zhabotinsky, Ralph Rose, Arthur Blake, Elmer Niklander, and August Nilsson. After him are John Ljunggren, Lajos Steiner, Armas Toivonen, Reggie Walker, Lauri Lehtinen, and Jean Shiley.

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Among people born in 1906, Harri Larva ranks 212Before him are Nils Axelsson, Betti Alver, Joan Blondell, Roman Karmen, Arthur Rudolph, and Herbert Wehner. After him are Milutin Ivković, Vilmos Kohut, Charles Malik, Willy Hansen, Hermione Baddeley, and Arturo Torres Carrasco. Among people deceased in 1980, Harri Larva ranks 164Before him are Boris Kaufman, Rafael Paasio, Rostislav Alexeyev, Aleksander Ford, Nihat Erim, and Katherine Anne Porter. After him are Jimmy Durante, Joseph Banks Rhine, Andrija Anković, George Pal, Petar Trifunović, and Miliza Korjus.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Harri Larva ranks 169 out of 509Before him are Rafael Erich (1879), Paavo Talvela (1897), Juha Sipilä (1961), Elmer Niklander (1890), Erik Adolf von Willebrand (1870), and Paavo Haavikko (1931). After him are Leo Kinnunen (1943), Martin Wegelius (1846), Armas Toivonen (1899), Kullervo Manner (1880), Lauri Lehtinen (1908), and Timo Mäkinen (1938).

Among ATHLETES In Finland

Among athletes born in Finland, Harri Larva ranks 13Before him are Volmari Iso-Hollo (1907), Gunnar Höckert (1910), Ilmari Salminen (1902), Lauri Virtanen (1904), Julius Skutnabb (1889), and Elmer Niklander (1890). After him are Armas Toivonen (1899), Lauri Lehtinen (1908), Elias Katz (1901), Armas Taipale (1890), Eero Berg (1898), and Viljo Heino (1914).