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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 345,803 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Max Manus is the 200th most popular businessperson (down from 132nd in 2019), the 91st most popular biography from Norway (down from 82nd in 2019) and the most popular Norwegian Businessperson.

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  • 350k

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  • 56.29

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  • 19

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  • 6.77

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  • 1.85

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Among businesspeople, Max Manus ranks 200 out of 601Before him are Andrew Grove, King C. Gillette, Joe Weider, David Icke, Fredrik Idestam, and Axel Springer. After him are Josep Maria Bartomeu, Rinat Akhmetov, Chad Hurley, Charlie Munger, Isaac Carasso, and Mukesh Ambani.

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Among people born in 1914, Max Manus ranks 89Before him are Go Seigen, Bill Finger, Birabongse Bhanudej, Pietro Germi, Carlos Castillo Armas, and Omar Ali Saifuddien III. After him are Bernard Malamud, Woody Strode, Princess Maria Francesca of Savoy, Nicanor Parra, Ilmari Juutilainen, and Erich Topp. Among people deceased in 1996, Max Manus ranks 83Before him are Zeki Müren, Saul Bass, Pavel Sudoplatov, Jack Churchill, Ben Johnson, and Neelam Sanjiva Reddy. After him are Nguyễn Hữu Thọ, Tito Okello, Lo Wei, Stavros Niarchos, Karl Frenzel, and Amos Tversky.

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Among people born in Norway, Max Manus ranks 91 out of 927Before him are Mette-Marit, Crown Princess of Norway (1973), Sigurd II of Norway (1133), Magnus V of Norway (1156), Haakon, Crown Prince of Norway (1973), Margaret, Maid of Norway (1283), and Haakon II of Norway (1147). After him are Peter Nicolai Arbo (1831), Ulvhild Håkansdotter (1090), Eystein I of Norway (1088), Inge II of Norway (1185), Atle Selberg (1917), and Tarjei Vesaas (1897).


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