Ivan Eklind

1905 - 1981

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Ivan Henning Hjalmar Eklind (October 15, 1905 – July 23, 1981) was a football referee from Sweden known for refereeing the 1934 FIFA World Cup Final between Italy and Czechoslovakia in Rome. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ivan Eklind has received more than 21,705 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Ivan Eklind is the 1,003rd most popular soccer player, the 391st most popular biography from Sweden and the 16th most popular Swedish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Ivan Eklind ranks 1,003 out of 16,923Before him are Keizo Imai, Sergei Salnikov, Guido Masetti, Erich Probst, Ichiji Otani, and Thibaut Courtois. After him are Amedeo Amadei, Domènec Balmanya, Silva Batuta, Angelo Sormani, Flávio Costa, and Mikheil Meskhi.

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Among people born in 1905, Ivan Eklind ranks 146Before him are Louis Rosier, Al Taliaferro, Ángel Bossio, László Benedek, Anfilogino Guarisi, and Zdeněk Burian. After him are André Cluytens, Mantovani, Erich Neumann, Robert Penn Warren, Lillian Hellman, and Alexandre Villaplane. Among people deceased in 1981, Ivan Eklind ranks 98Before him are Edvard Kocbek, Harry Harlow, Alexander Kotov, Claude Auchinleck, Paul Anspach, and Zdeněk Burian. After him are Jaap Bakema, Jim Davis, Roman Rudenko, Mariama Bâ, Zoilo Saldombide, and Eraldo Monzeglio.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Ivan Eklind ranks 391 out of 1,296Before him are Rolf Lassgård (1955), Jonas Jonasson (1961), Jan Johansson (1931), Daniel Solander (1733), Olof Swartz (1760), and Nils von Kantzow (1885). After him are Carl Milles (1875), Arvid Lindman (1862), Gunnar Ekelöf (1907), Ernst Josephson (1851), Gösta Ekman (1890), and Stefan Johansson (1956).


Among soccer players born in Sweden, Ivan Eklind ranks 16Before him are Ove Kindvall (1943), Sven Rydell (1905), Kalle Svensson (1925), Knut Nordahl (1920), Tore Keller (1905), and Erik Nilsson (1916). After him are Kennet Andersson (1967), Bengt Gustavsson (1928), Ronnie Hellström (1949), Bertil Nordahl (1917), Björn Nordqvist (1942), and Orvar Bergmark (1930).