Knut Nordahl

1920 - 1984

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Knut Erik Alexander Nordahl (13 January 1920 – 28 October 1984) was a Swedish footballer who played as a midfielder. He played for IFK Norrköping and A.S. Roma. He won the gold medal at the 1948 Summer Olympics along with his brothers Bertil and Gunnar Nordahl. The two went to Italy after the Olympics (Bertil to Atalanta B.C. and Gunnar to A.C. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Knut Nordahl has received more than 21,686 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Knut Nordahl is the 804th most popular soccer player (up from 917th in 2019), the 357th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 380th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Swedish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Knut Nordahl ranks 804 out of 16,923Before him are Everaldo, Delio Onnis, Julinho, Humberto Maschio, Mari Miyamoto, and Robert Herbin. After him are Pál Csernai, Mauro Camoranesi, Jordi Cruyff, Tore Keller, Marc Wilmots, and Ferenc Plattkó.

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Among people born in 1920, Knut Nordahl ranks 153Before him are Clifton James, Emilio Colombo, Osvaldo Cavandoli, Václav Neumann, Jean Starobinski, and Lazar Mojsov. After him are Pran, Milton George Henschel, Yegor Ligachyov, Jean Carmet, Richard E. Bellman, and John Maynard Smith. Among people deceased in 1984, Knut Nordahl ranks 91Before him are Nodar Dumbadze, Toni Turek, Jüri Lossmann, Uladzimir Karatkievich, Alexis Korner, and Ernesto Mascheroni. After him are Tim, Richard E. Bellman, Maximilian Fretter-Pico, Adam Malik, William Powell, and Karl-August Fagerholm.

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Among people born in Sweden, Knut Nordahl ranks 357 out of 1,296Before him are Gösta Pettersson (1940), Lennart Nilsson (1922), Lars Hörmander (1931), Art Spiegelman (1948), Carl Alexander Clerck (1710), and Liza Marklund (1962). After him are Tore Keller (1905), Anders Dahl (1751), Arvid Posse (1820), Johan Helmich Roman (1694), Odd Nerdrum (1944), and Anders Tegnell (1956).


Among soccer players born in Sweden, Knut Nordahl ranks 13Before him are Agne Simonsson (1935), Lennart Skoglund (1929), Thomas Ravelli (1959), Ove Kindvall (1943), Sven Rydell (1905), and Kalle Svensson (1925). After him are Tore Keller (1905), Erik Nilsson (1916), Ivan Eklind (1905), Kennet Andersson (1967), Bengt Gustavsson (1928), and Ronnie Hellström (1949).