Kalle Svensson

1925 - 2000

Kalle Svensson

Karl-Oskar Svensson (11 November 1925 – 15 July 2000), often nicknamed Rio-Kalle, was a famous Swedish football goalkeeper from Helsingborg. He played on elite level for Helsingborgs IF during his whole career, debuting in Allsvenskan only 18 years old on 4 June 1944, conceding two goals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kalle Svensson has received more than 32,903 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,089th most popular soccer player.

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  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.48

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.42

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Kalle Svensson ranks 1,086 out of 13,233Before him are Ion Andoni Goikoetxea, Erich Probst, Thomas Ravelli, Branko Stanković, Marcel Langiller, and Anton Ondruš. After him are Pablo Aimar, Keisuke Honda, Christian Gourcuff, Tom Finney, Michele Andreolo, and Roberto Perfumo.

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Among people born in 1925, Kalle Svensson ranks 200Before him are Giovanni Coppa, Carlo Rambaldi, Czesław Kiszczak, Veikko Hakulinen, Mohammed Mzali, and Andrea Cordero Lanza di Montezemolo. After him are Nancy Roman, June Whitfield, Charles Chaplin Jr., John Cocke, Yogi Berra, and Shehu Shagari. Among people deceased in 2000, Kalle Svensson ranks 129Before him are Mary Anne MacLeod Trump, Ian Dury, Gisèle Freund, Nancy Marchand, Werner Klemperer, and Oleg Yefremov. After him are Penelope Fitzgerald, L. Sprague de Camp, Alexandros Nikolopoulos, Alfred Schwarzmann, Stephanos Christopoulos, and Myroslav Ivan Lubachivsky.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Kalle Svensson ranks 415 out of 935Before him are E-Type (1965), Axel Pehrsson-Bramstorp (1883), Thomas Ravelli (1959), Carl Gustaf Ekman (1872), Erik Gustaf Boström (1842), and Svante Pääbo (1955). After him are Sven Davidson (1928), Allan Pettersson (1911), Gillis Bildt (1820), Ernst Josephson (1851), Ernst Alexanderson (1878), and Bertil Nordahl (1917).