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Henry Carlsson

1917 - 1999

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Nils Gustav Henry "Garvis" Carlsson (29 October 1917 – 28 May 1999), was a Swedish professional footballer who played as a forward. He represented AIK, Stade Français, and Atletico Madrid during a club career that spanned between 1939 and 1953. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry Carlsson has received more than 34,968 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Henry Carlsson is the 2,499th most popular soccer player (down from 1,861st in 2019), the 708th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 556th in 2019) and the 52nd most popular Swedish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Henry Carlsson ranks 2,499 out of 16,880Before him are Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink, Ray Kennedy, Bernd Bransch, Roberto Gayón, Łukasz Piszczek, and Aldo Serena. After him are Antonio Campolo, Alberto Mario González, Kurt Jara, Kelechi Iheanacho, Milovan Jakšić, and Božo Broketa.

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Among people born in 1917, Henry Carlsson ranks 227Before him are Durward Knowles, J. L. Mackie, Laurindo Almeida, William P. Gottlieb, Miroslav Brozović, and Fyodor Khitruk. After him are Marion Donovan, Earl Cameron, Helena Rasiowa, Gonzalo Rojas, Kusuo Kitamura, and Barbro Kollberg. Among people deceased in 1999, Henry Carlsson ranks 188Before him are Yury Malyshev, Alain Peyrefitte, João Cabral de Melo Neto, Nicholas Metropolis, Eric Wolf, and Fritzi Burger. After him are Jehan Buhan, Faith Domergue, Joshua Nkomo, Leonid Sedov, Vivian Fuchs, and Albert Charles Smith.

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Among people born in Sweden, Henry Carlsson ranks 708 out of 1,612Before him are Conny Andersson (1939), Axel Norling (1884), Tor Johnson (1902), Göran Tunström (1937), Esbjörn Svensson (1964), and Tomas Ledin (1952). After him are Egon Jönsson (1921), Christer Fuglesang (1957), Nils Middelboe (1887), Hjalmar Andersson (1889), Åsa Larsson (1966), and Harald Cramér (1893).


Among soccer players born in Sweden, Henry Carlsson ranks 52Before him are Torsten Lindberg (1917), Sven Jonasson (1909), Sven Andersson (1907), Harry Andersson (1913), Torbjörn Nilsson (1954), and Gösta Löfgren (1923). After him are Egon Jönsson (1921), Nils Middelboe (1887), Lennart Samuelsson (1924), Eivar Widlund (1905), Sven Landberg (1888), and Olof Mellberg (1977).