Johan Ferner

1927 - 2015

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Johan Martin Ferner (né Johan Martin Jacobsen; 22 July 1927 – 24 January 2015) was a Norwegian sailor and Olympic medalist. He won a silver medal in the 6 metre class with the boat Elisabeth X at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, together with Finn Ferner (his brother), Erik Heiberg, Tor Arneberg and Carl Mortensen. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johan Ferner has received more than 110,043 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Johan Ferner is the 14,077th most popular politician, the 299th most popular biography from Norway and the 72nd most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Johan Ferner ranks 14,077 out of 15,577Before him are Aleida Assmann, Carlos Mota Pinto, Eric Arturo Delvalle, Mohammad Mirmohammadi, Ismail Nasiruddin of Terengganu, and Adad-shuma-usur. After him are Swithhelm of Essex, Edwin Stanton, Malcolm MacDonald, Pik Botha, Wilferd Madelung, and Frédéric Etsou-Nzabi-Bamungwabi.

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Among people born in 1927, Johan Ferner ranks 310Before him are Edmund Szoka, Jacques Dupin, Dell Hymes, Prince Charles of Luxembourg, Walter Zeman, and Birgit Brüel. After him are Micheline Bernardini, Boris Shilkov, McLean Stevenson, Zdravko Rajkov, Maurice Lafont, and Eliseo Mouriño. Among people deceased in 2015, Johan Ferner ranks 292Before him are Lia van Leer, Veijo Meri, Dolph Schayes, Keith Michell, Leo Kadanoff, and Eric Arturo Delvalle. After him are Richard Dysart, Martin Gilbert, Helmut Dietl, Dick Van Patten, Nurlan Balgimbayev, and Boris Shilkov.

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Among people born in Norway, Johan Ferner ranks 299 out of 927Before him are Linn Ullmann (1966), Carl Størmer (1874), Eva Nansen (1858), Oscar Torp (1893), Sverre Farstad (1920), and Bodil Katharine Biørn (1871). After him are Torgeir Brandtzæg (1941), Thorbjørn Svenssen (1924), Gunnar Heiberg (1857), Peder Balke (1804), Inger Aufles (1941), and Hulda Garborg (1862).


Among politicians born in Norway, Johan Ferner ranks 72Before him are Jan P. Syse (1930), John Lyng (1905), Johan Ludwig Mowinckel (1870), Jens Hundseid (1883), Oscar Torp (1893), and Bodil Katharine Biørn (1871). After him are Isak Saba (1875), Per Borten (1913), Charles Mathiesen (1911), Narve Bonna (1901), Jørgen Løvland (1848), and Oskar Olsen (1897).