Max Manus

1914 - 1996

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Maximo Guillermo "Max" Manus DSO, MC & Bar (9 December 1914 – 20 September 1996) was a Norwegian resistance fighter during World War II, specialising in sabotage in occupied Norway. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Max Manus has received more than 302,480 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Max Manus is the 132nd most popular businessperson (down from 124th in 2019), the 81st most popular biography from Norway (up from 82nd in 2019) and the most popular Norwegian Businessperson.

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  • 68.34

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  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.44

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among businesspeople, Max Manus ranks 132 out of 604Before him are Roy O. Disney, Hiroshi Yamauchi, Ferdinand Anton Ernst Porsche, Henry Ford II, Yves Rocher, and Lee Iacocca. After him are Ethan Allen, Ren Zhengfei, Alisher Usmanov, Lady Bird Johnson, Armand Peugeot, and Ambroise Vollard.

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Among people born in 1914, Max Manus ranks 54Before him are George Dantzig, Norman Borlaug, Jan Karski, María Félix, Adolfo Bioy Casares, and Birabongse Bhanudej. After him are Jackie Coogan, Asger Jorn, Carlo Maria Giulini, Renato Dulbecco, Creighton Abrams, and Agostino Casaroli. Among people deceased in 1996, Max Manus ranks 56Before him are Leonor Fini, Lucio Fulci, František Plánička, Ernesto Geisel, Shūsaku Endō, and George Davis Snell. After him are Frida Boccara, Obdulio Varela, Bob Paisley, Alain Poher, Lars Ahlfors, and Saul Bass.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Max Manus ranks 81 out of 735Before him are Inge II of Norway (1185), Haakon II of Norway (1147), Arne Næss (1912), Inge I of Norway (1135), Ole Bull (1810), and Finn E. Kydland (1943). After him are Margaret, Maid of Norway (1283), Haakon Ericsson (995), Eystein I of Norway (1088), Jan Garbarek (1947), Kristian Birkeland (1867), and Otto Sverdrup (1854).


Among businesspeople born in Norway, Max Manus ranks 1After him are Svend Foyn (1809), Johan Anker (1871), Terje Hauge (1965), and Håkon Wium Lie (1965).