Hjalmar Hammarskjöld

1862 - 1953

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Knut Hjalmar Leonard Hammarskjöld (Swedish: [ˈjǎlmar ˈhâmːarˌɧœld]; 4 February 1862 – 12 October 1953) was a Swedish politician, scholar, cabinet minister, Member of Parliament from 1923 to 1938 (first chamber), and Prime Minister of Sweden from 1914 to 1917.In 1890, he married Agnes Maria Carolina Almquist (Stockholm, 15 January 1866 – Stockholm, 21 January 1940). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hjalmar Hammarskjöld has received more than 47,863 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Hjalmar Hammarskjöld is the 7,302nd most popular politician (down from 6,394th in 2019), the 291st most popular biography from Sweden (down from 264th in 2019) and the 86th most popular Swedish Politician.

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Among politicians, Hjalmar Hammarskjöld ranks 7,302 out of 15,710Before him are Sineperver Sultan, Elena Stasova, Józef Cyrankiewicz, John I, Margrave of Brandenburg, Agesipolis II, and Sigismund Rákóczi. After him are Lin Xin, Bamir Topi, Qaitbay, Ivan Fyodorov, Grand Duchess Elizabeth Mikhailovna of Russia, and Jane Avril.

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Among people born in 1862, Hjalmar Hammarskjöld ranks 58Before him are Nitobe Inazō, Nicholas Murray Butler, Edward Grey, 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon, August Oetker, Eugen Ehrlich, and Johanna van Gogh-Bonger. After him are René Viviani, Mikhail Dolivo-Dobrovolsky, Edvard Westermarck, Eugène Jansson, Paul Adam, and Vilhelm Bjerknes. Among people deceased in 1953, Hjalmar Hammarskjöld ranks 57Before him are René Fonck, Prince Oscar Bernadotte, Sergey Belyavsky, Elsa Beskow, Julian Tuwim, and Chōjun Miyagi. After him are Albert Gleizes, Helene Mayer, James Finlayson, Jim Thorpe, Jorge Negrete, and Princess Françoise of Orléans.

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Among people born in Sweden, Hjalmar Hammarskjöld ranks 291 out of 1,296Before him are Monica Zetterlund (1937), Anders Gustaf Ekeberg (1767), Nicodemus Tessin the Younger (1654), Agne Simonsson (1935), Otto Nordenskjöld (1869), and Eli Heckscher (1879). After him are Allan Edwall (1924), Lennart Skoglund (1929), Joe Hill (1879), Kurt Atterberg (1887), Lisbeth Palme (1931), and Prince August, Duke of Dalarna (1831).


Among politicians born in Sweden, Hjalmar Hammarskjöld ranks 86Before him are Göran Persson (1949), Per Brahe the Younger (1602), Prince Gustaf, Duke of Uppland (1827), Adolph John I, Count Palatine of Kleeburg (1629), Prince Oscar Bernadotte (1859), and Prince Carl Bernadotte (1911). After him are Prince August, Duke of Dalarna (1831), Ola Ullsten (1931), Olof Björnsson (950), Louis Gerhard De Geer (1818), Gustav, Duke of Zweibrücken (1670), and Rogvolod (901).