Ingemar Stenmark

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Jan Ingemar Stenmark (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈɪ̌ŋː(ɛ)mar ˈstêːnmark]; born 18 March 1956) is a former World Cup alpine ski racer from Sweden. He is regarded as one of the most prominent Swedish athletes ever, and as the greatest slalom and giant slalom specialist of all time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ingemar Stenmark has received more than 376,479 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Ingemar Stenmark is the most popular skier (up from 2nd in 2019), the 185th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 124th in 2019) and the most popular Swedish Skier.

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Among skiers, Ingemar Stenmark ranks 1 out of 540. After him are Matti Nykänen, Toni Sailer, Jean-Claude Killy, Eddie the Eagle, Sixten Jernberg, Birger Ruud, Bjørn Dæhlie, Alberto Tomba, Erik Schinegger, Jiří Raška, and Christl Cranz.

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Among people born in 1956, Ingemar Stenmark ranks 41Before him are Leslie Cheung, Steve Harris, Aileen Wuornos, Marc Dutroux, Zbigniew Boniek, and Kim Cattrall. After him are Michael Connelly, David Caruso, John Lydon, Imelda Staunton, Park Won-soon, and Patricia Cornwell.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Ingemar Stenmark ranks 185 out of 1,296. Before him are Torbern Bergman (1735), Eric XII of Sweden (1339), Ellen Key (1849), Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden (1977), Carl Gustaf Wrangel (1613), and Tage Erlander (1901). After him are Oscar Montelius (1843), Rudolf Kjellén (1864), Princess Christina, Mrs. Magnuson (1943), Hedvig Sophia of Sweden (1681), Princess Sophie of Sweden (1801), and Salomon August Andrée (1854).

Among SKIERS In Sweden

Among skiers born in Sweden, Ingemar Stenmark ranks 1After him are Sixten Jernberg (1929), Nils Karlsson (1917), Gunnar Eriksson (1921), Thomas Wassberg (1956), Gunde Svan (1962), Assar Rönnlund (1935), Sonja Edström (1930), Jan Boklöv (1966), Anja Pärson (1981), Pernilla Wiberg (1970), and Torgny Mogren (1963).