Kurt Hamrin

1934 - Today

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Kurt Roland "Kurre" Hamrin (Swedish: [ˈkɵʈː hamˈriːn]; born 19 November 1934) is a Swedish former professional footballer who played as a winger. He began his career in his home country with AIK, but later played for several Italian clubs, most notably Fiorentina, with whom he won two Coppa Italia titles, a Cup Winners' Cup, and a Mitropa Cup over nine years, making over 350 appearances for the club and scoring over 200 goals in all competitions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kurt Hamrin has received more than 216,941 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Kurt Hamrin is the 215th most popular soccer player (down from 208th in 2019), the 171st most popular biography from Sweden (up from 183rd in 2019) and the 5th most popular Swedish Soccer Player.

Kurt Hamrin is most famous for his time spent playing for the Swedish National Team, where he was a prolific scorer. He also played professionally in Italy and the United States.

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Among soccer players, Kurt Hamrin ranks 215 out of 16,923Before him are Michael Ballack, Pavel Nedvěd, Takashi Takabayashi, Masao Nozawa, Amarildo Tavares da Silveira, and Giampiero Boniperti. After him are Josip Skoblar, Yukio Goto, Haruo Arima, Arie Haan, Emilio Butragueño, and Karl-Heinz Schnellinger.

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Among people born in 1934, Kurt Hamrin ranks 73Before him are Ingvar Carlsson, Marshall Rosenberg, Carlo Rubbia, Heng Samrin, Robert Moog, and Yoshio Furukawa. After him are Tassos Papadopoulos, Norman Schwarzkopf Jr., Linda Cristal, Leonid Rogozov, Georges Wolinski, and Pedro Pires.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Kurt Hamrin ranks 171 out of 1,296Before him are Carl Michael Bellman (1740), Jan Guillou (1944), Gustav Horn, Count of Pori (1592), Birger, King of Sweden (1280), Olaus Rudbeck (1630), and Hugo Alfvén (1872). After him are Gideon Sundback (1880), Franz Berwald (1796), Sten Sture the Elder (1440), Margaret Leijonhufvud (1516), Gösta Mittag-Leffler (1846), and Princess Désirée, Baroness Silfverschiöld (1938).


Among soccer players born in Sweden, Kurt Hamrin ranks 5Before him are Gunnar Nordahl (1921), Zlatan Ibrahimović (1981), Nils Liedholm (1922), and Gunnar Gren (1920). After him are Henrik Larsson (1971), Agne Simonsson (1935), Lennart Skoglund (1929), Thomas Ravelli (1959), Ove Kindvall (1943), Sven Rydell (1905), and Kalle Svensson (1925).