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Jens Bergensten

1979 - Today

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Jens Peder Bergensten (born 18 May 1979), also known as Jeb or Jeb_, is a Swedish video game programmer and designer. He is best known as the lead designer of Minecraft, and currently serves as the Chief Creative Officer of Mojang Studios. In 2013, he, along with Minecraft creator Markus Persson, was named as one of Time's 100 most influential people in the world. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jens Bergensten has received more than 888,216 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Jens Bergensten is the 44th most popular game designer (up from 45th in 2019), the 1,083rd most popular biography from Sweden (down from 902nd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Swedish Game Designer.

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  • 39.12

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.81

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among game designers, Jens Bergensten ranks 44 out of 56Before him are Kazunori Yamauchi, Al Lowe, Naoto Ohshima, Chris Taylor, Carol Shaw, and David Cage. After him are Yoshinori Kitase, Tim Schafer, Koji Igarashi, Todd Howard, Michel Ancel, and Michael Morhaime.

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Among people born in 1979, Jens Bergensten ranks 275Before him are Sophie Monk, Tobias Linderoth, Joe Chen, Giorgio Pantano, Lake Bell, and Carlos Ruiz. After him are Artur Taymazov, Fábio Aurélio, Albert Jorquera, Francileudo Santos, Anthony Davidson, and Bakary Gassama.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Jens Bergensten ranks 1,083 out of 1,612Before him are Rami Shaaban (1975), Sarah Sjöström (1993), Petra Marklund (1984), Joachim Björklund (1971), Stefan Lövgren (1970), and Ola Lindgren (1964). After him are Daniel Norling (1888), Agnes Carlsson (1988), Mikael Åkerfeldt (1974), Martin Hansson (1971), Christian Lindberg (1958), and Oscar Dronjak (1972).


Among game designers born in Sweden, Jens Bergensten ranks 2Before him are Markus Persson (1979). After him are Johan Andersson (1974).

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