Kustaa Pihlajamäki

1902 - 1944

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Kustaa Kustaanpoika Pihlajamäki (7 April 1902 – 10 February 1944) was a Finnish wrestler. He competed in freestyle wrestling at the 1924, 1928, 1932 and 1936 Olympics and won two gold and one silver medal. Between 1930 and 1943 he won nine European and 28 national titles in Greco-Roman and freestyle wrestling.Pihlajämaki worked as a policeman in Helsinki from 1925 to 1944, when he died during a Soviet bombing raid. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kustaa Pihlajamäki has received more than 8,978 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Kustaa Pihlajamäki is the 90th most popular wrestler (down from 70th in 2019), the 235th most popular biography from Finland (down from 200th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Finnish Wrestler.

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Among wrestlers, Kustaa Pihlajamäki ranks 90 out of 703Before him are Harley Race, Khalil Taha, Pat Patterson, Akebono Tarō, Voldemar Väli, and Nathan Jones. After him are CM Punk, Väinö Kokkinen, Rob Van Dam, Richárd Weisz, Paul Bearer, and A.J. Styles.

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Among people born in 1902, Kustaa Pihlajamäki ranks 233Before him are Giuseppe Lepori, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw, Paavo Yrjölä, Beryl Markham, Guillermo Riveros, and Mario Magnozzi. After him are Jaime Torres Bodet, Moe Berg, Flora Robson, Nikolaus Pevsner, Georges Lacombe, and Sergei Lemeshev. Among people deceased in 1944, Kustaa Pihlajamäki ranks 211Before him are Oszkár Gerde, Andrey Toshev, Jaan Kikkas, Endre Steiner, Alejandro Villanueva, and Wendell Willkie. After him are Shigeo Arai, Charles Hardinge, 1st Baron Hardinge of Penshurst, Walter Breisky, Grigore Antipa, Charles Dana Gibson, and David Prain.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Kustaa Pihlajamäki ranks 235 out of 509Before him are Oskari Tokoi (1873), Reino Ragnar Lehto (1898), Mr Lordi (1974), Claes Andersson (1937), Mari Kiviniemi (1968), and Jorma Kinnunen (1941). After him are Katri Helena (1945), Eino Penttilä (1906), Paavo Johansson (1895), Marion Rung (1945), Timo Kotipelto (1969), and Sakari Tuomioja (1911).

Among WRESTLERS In Finland

Among wrestlers born in Finland, Kustaa Pihlajamäki ranks 3Before him are Emil Väre (1885) and Kaarlo Koskelo (1888). After him are Väinö Kokkinen (1899), Verner Weckman (1882), Yrjö Saarela (1884), Pertti Ukkola (1950), and Petra Olli (1994).