Henrik Larsson

1971 - Today

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Edward Henrik Larsson (born 20 September 1971) is a Swedish professional football coach and former player. Playing as a striker, Larsson began his career with Högaborgs BK. In 1992, he moved to Helsingborg IF where in his first season his partnership up front with Mats Magnusson helped the club win promotion to Allsvenskan after 24 seasons in the lower tiers. He moved to Feyenoord in November 1993, staying for four years before leaving in 1997 to join Scottish Premiership club Celtic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henrik Larsson has received more than 4,493,639 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia. Henrik Larsson is the 375th most popular soccer player (down from 328th in 2019), the 219th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 227th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Swedish Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

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    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.93

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 55

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.66

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.58

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Henrik Larsson has had the most page views in the with 520,346 views, followed by Swedish (95,821), and Spanish (81,553). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (646.79%), Ido (109.89%), and Danish (94.54%)


Among soccer players, Henrik Larsson ranks 375 out of 21,273Before him are Moacir Barbosa Nascimento, Mario Balotelli, Bixente Lizarazu, Jorge Solari, Ko Takamoro, and Emmanuel Adebayor. After him are Masahiro Hamazaki, Robin van Persie, László Bölöni, Zvonimir Boban, Giuseppe Bergomi, and Juninho Pernambucano.

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Among people born in 1971, Henrik Larsson ranks 26Before him are Dolores O'Riordan, Ewan McGregor, Jari Litmanen, Hakan Şükür, Lance Armstrong, and Sacha Baron Cohen. After him are Unai Emery, Thalía, Vitali Klitschko, Ma Dong-seok, Jeff Kinney, and Queen Máxima of the Netherlands.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Henrik Larsson ranks 219 out of 1,879Before him are Johan Banér (1596), Maj Sjöwall (1935), Loreen (1983), Catherine Vasa of Sweden (1539), Canute II of Sweden (1200), and Jussi Björling (1911). After him are Eva Ekeblad (1724), Thomas Bartholin (1616), Karin Boye (1900), Ingemar Johansson (1932), Georg Brandt (1694), and Per Gessle (1959).


Among soccer players born in Sweden, Henrik Larsson ranks 7Before him are Gunnar Nordahl (1921), Zlatan Ibrahimović (1981), Kurt Hamrin (1934), Nils Liedholm (1922), Gunnar Gren (1920), and Bo Larsson (1944). After him are Reino Börjesson (1929), Agne Simonsson (1935), Ove Kindvall (1943), Lennart Skoglund (1929), Ronnie Hellström (1949), and Tomas Brolin (1969).