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Nils Silfverskiöld

1888 - 1957

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Nils Otto Silfverskiöld (3 January 1888 – 18 August 1957) was a Swedish Olympic gymnast, orthopedic surgeon and left-wing intellectual. As a gymnast he won a gold medal in the Swedish system team event at the 1912 Summer Olympics. As a surgeon he developed a knee flexion test that was later adapted in a diagnosis of foot and ankle disorders. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nils Silfverskiöld has received more than 32,279 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Nils Silfverskiöld is the 133rd most popular gymnast, the 1,061st most popular biography from Sweden and the 24th most popular Swedish Gymnast.

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Among gymnasts, Nils Silfverskiöld ranks 133 out of 183Before him are Alfredo Gollini, Bedřich Šupčík, Knut Torell, Thomas Thorstensen, Anna Bessonova, and Vladimir Artemov. After him are Gabriel Thorstensen, Rudolf Degermark, Maxi Gnauck, Gösta Åsbrink, Tamara Lazakovich, and Tor Lund.

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Among people born in 1888, Nils Silfverskiöld ranks 233Before him are Chandrashekhar Agashe, Tris Speaker, Joseph Pletincx, Osvald Moberg, Christian Gitsham, and Joyce Cary. After him are Gabriel Thorstensen, Georges Vanier, David Jacobs, Jack Holt, Walther Penck, and Paul Cavanagh. Among people deceased in 1957, Nils Silfverskiöld ranks 204Before him are Bedřich Šupčík, William Murrill, Gene Lockhart, Joyce Cary, Hughie Gallacher, and Katie Johnson. After him are Clarence Walker, Mary Proctor, Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell, Billy Bevan, and Charles King.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Nils Silfverskiöld ranks 1,061 out of 1,612Before him are Isabella Lövin (1963), Bengt-Åke Gustafsson (1958), Elsa Hosk (1988), Sverker Johansson (1961), Klas Östergren (1955), and Kenny Bräck (1966). After him are Bo Ralph (1945), Elize Ryd (1984), Hanna Öberg (1995), Tuva Novotny (1979), Maud Olofsson (1955), and Gunnar Larsson (1944).

Among GYMNASTS In Sweden

Among gymnasts born in Sweden, Nils Silfverskiöld ranks 24Before him are Ann-Sofi Pettersson (1932), Per Bertilsson (1892), Erik Norberg (1883), Nils Granfelt (1887), Osvald Moberg (1888), and Knut Torell (1885). After him are Rudolf Degermark (1886), Gösta Åsbrink (1881), and Daniel Norling (1888).