Magnus Andersson

1966 - Today

Photo of Magnus Andersson

Icon of person Magnus Andersson

Per Magnus Andersson (born 17 May 1966) is a Swedish handball manager and former player who competed in the 1992 Summer Olympics, in the 1996 Summer Olympics and in the 2000 Summer Olympics. He was voted as the best Swedish handballer on four occasions. In 1992, he was a member of the Swedish handball team that won the silver medal in the Olympic tournament, playing all seven matches and scoring 18 goals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Magnus Andersson has received more than 7,441 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Magnus Andersson is the 72nd most popular handball player (down from 42nd in 2019), the 1,192nd most popular biography from Sweden (down from 1,044th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Swedish Handball Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 7.4k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 41.60

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.92

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.66

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among handball players, Magnus Andersson ranks 72 out of 420Before him are David Barrufet, Heidi Løke, Anja Andersen, Guillaume Gille, Günther Ortmann, and Luc Abalo. After him are Ola Lindgren, Franz Berghammer, Mirko Bašić, Bruno Gudelj, Lars Christiansen, and Siegfried Powolny.

Most Popular Handball Players in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1966, Magnus Andersson ranks 438Before him are Dimitri Konyshev, Roman Kosecki, Jing Haipeng, Gretchen Carlson, Tigran Keosayan, and Aasif Mandvi. After him are Liu Boming, Nobuyuki Kojima, Valery Asapov, Jodi Picoult, Valdas Ivanauskas, and Hito Steyerl.

Others Born in 1966

Go to all Rankings

In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Magnus Andersson ranks 1,192 out of 1,879Before him are Joakim Brodén (1980), Sarah Sjöström (1993), Tuva Novotny (1979), Frank Andersson (1956), Mats Sundin (1971), and Albin Ekdal (1989). After him are Bertil Johansson (1935), Bengt-Åke Gustafsson (1958), Ola Lindgren (1964), Mattias Ekström (1978), Daniel Espinosa (1977), and Lars Eriksson (1965).


Among handball players born in Sweden, Magnus Andersson ranks 6Before him are Magnus Wislander (1964), Staffan Olsson (1964), Ljubomir Vranjes (1973), Tomas Svensson (1968), and Andreas Palicka (1986). After him are Ola Lindgren (1964), Katja Nyberg (1979), Jim Gottfridsson (1992), Mia Hermansson-Högdahl (1965), Niclas Ekberg (1988), and Per Carlén (1960).