Nils Eriksen

1911 - 1975

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Nils Kristian "Påsan" Eriksen (5 March 1911, in Gjerpen – 5 May 1975) was a Norwegian association football player.At the 1936 Summer Olympics he was a member of the Norwegian team which won the bronze medal in the football tournament. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nils Eriksen has received more than 8,310 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Nils Eriksen is the 2,100th most popular soccer player (down from 2,039th in 2019), the 284th most popular biography from Norway (down from 245th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Norwegian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Nils Eriksen ranks 2,100 out of 16,923Before him are Éver Banega, Fulvio Collovati, Blaž Slišković, John Bosman, Adãozinho, and Pedro. After him are Ștefan Dobay, Xherdan Shaqiri, Samuel Umtiti, Luís Pereira, Héctor Núñez, and Anders Rydberg.

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Among people born in 1911, Nils Eriksen ranks 219Before him are Fauja Singh, Mario Perazzolo, Alfred Manessier, Marie Braun, Babe Didrikson Zaharias, and Nikolai Kryuchkov. After him are Leen Vente, C. L. Moore, José Muguerza, Pritilata Waddedar, Ekrem Akurgal, and Reg Parnell. Among people deceased in 1975, Nils Eriksen ranks 160Before him are Alf Andersen, Rod Serling, Antonín Vodička, Arthur Bliss, Benjamin Jekhowsky, and Steve Prefontaine. After him are Otto Winzer, Oliver Nelson, Piero Dusio, Charles Reidpath, Tajuddin Ahmad, and Victor Marijnen.

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Among people born in Norway, Nils Eriksen ranks 284 out of 735Before him are Thekla Resvoll (1871), John Carew (1979), Bodil Katharine Biørn (1871), Olav Duun (1876), Otto Bahr Halvorsen (1872), and Erlend Loe (1969). After him are Roald Aas (1928), Christopher Hornsrud (1859), Peder Kolstad (1878), Finn Ronne (1899), Toralf Engan (1936), and Asbjørn Ruud (1919).


Among soccer players born in Norway, Nils Eriksen ranks 9Before him are Alf-Inge Håland (1972), Thorbjørn Svenssen (1924), John Arne Riise (1980), Arne Brustad (1912), Arnfinn Bergmann (1928), and John Carew (1979). After him are Jørn Andersen (1963), Ståle Solbakken (1968), Nils Arne Eggen (1941), Rune Bratseth (1961), Tore André Flo (1973), and Henry Johansen (1904).