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Magnus II of Sweden

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Magnus II; Swedish: Magnus Henriksson (c. 1130 – 1161) was a Danish lord and king of Sweden between 1160 and 1161. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Magnus II of Sweden has received more than 68,386 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Magnus II of Sweden is the 3,721st most popular politician (down from 3,235th in 2019), the 148th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 139th in 2019) and the 47th most popular Swedish Politician.

Magnus II of Sweden is most famous for being the first king of Sweden to rule over both Denmark and Norway.

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Among politicians, Magnus II of Sweden ranks 3,721 out of 15,577Before him are Takahito, Prince Mikasa, Jahan Shah, Garegin Nzhdeh, Gérard Genette, Emperor Kōtoku, and Frederick I, Grand Duke of Baden. After him are Cleisthenes of Sicyon, Ivan Vladislav of Bulgaria, Jiroemon Kimura, Sophia of Prussia, Princess Alexandra of Greece and Denmark, and Gnaeus Cornelius Scipio Calvus.

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Among people born in 1130, Magnus II of Sweden ranks 11Before him are Baldwin III of Jerusalem, Toghrul, Géza II of Hungary, Benjamin of Tudela, Charles VII of Sweden, and Rashid ad-Din Sinan. After him are Akka Mahadevi, Theobald V, Count of Blois, Eustace IV, Count of Boulogne, Euphrosyne of Kiev, Saint Meinhard, and Kirill of Turov. Among people deceased in 1161, Magnus II of Sweden ranks 3Before him are Melisende, Queen of Jerusalem and Emperor Qinzong. After him are Wanyan Liang, Inge I of Norway, Hotula Khan, Iziaslav III of Kiev, and Ingrid Ragnvaldsdotter.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Magnus II of Sweden ranks 148 out of 1,612Before him are Ingegerd Olofsdotter of Sweden (1001), Zarah Leander (1907), Gustaf Dalén (1869), Gunnar Gren (1920), Princess Christina, Mrs. Magnuson (1943), and Gösta Mittag-Leffler (1846). After him are Eric XI of Sweden (1216), Princess Désirée, Baroness Silfverschiöld (1938), Ellen Key (1849), Sten Sture the Elder (1440), Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden (1977), and John Bauer (1882).


Among politicians born in Sweden, Magnus II of Sweden ranks 47Before him are Charles VII of Sweden (1130), Sigfrid Edström (1870), Halsten Stenkilsson (1050), Magnus III of Sweden (1240), Emund the Old (1030), and Princess Christina, Mrs. Magnuson (1943). After him are Eric XI of Sweden (1216), Princess Désirée, Baroness Silfverschiöld (1938), Sten Sture the Elder (1440), Hjalmar Branting (1860), Stenkil (1030), and Hedvig Sophia of Sweden (1681).