Orvar Bergmark

1930 - 2004

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Orvar Bergmark (16 November 1930 – 10 May 2004) was a Swedish football defender, manager and bandy player. He was the second Swedish national manager ever, and managed to qualify the Swedish national football team for the FIFA World Cup in Mexico 1970, after having beaten France (among others) in the qualifications. The 1970 World Cup was the first one in 12 years, and it was also the first time in 20 years that Sweden had qualified for a World Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Orvar Bergmark has received more than 36,768 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Orvar Bergmark is the 1,249th most popular soccer player (up from 1,349th in 2019), the 442nd most popular biography from Sweden (up from 456th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular Swedish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Orvar Bergmark ranks 1,249 out of 16,923Before him are Milorad Pavić, Míchel Salgado, Hans-Jörg Butt, Blagoje Marjanović, Giancarlo Antognoni, and Ezequiel Lavezzi. After him are Fernando Giudicelli, Oreco, Mariano Gonzalvo, Karlheinz Förster, Sven Tumba, and Aurelio González.

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Among people born in 1930, Orvar Bergmark ranks 249Before him are Yi-Fu Tuan, José Ramón Machado Ventura, Liliana Segre, Pierre Vidal-Naquet, Lois Smith, and Thomas Sowell. After him are Rubén Morán, Jean-Louis de Rambures, Antonio Saura, Julio Abbadie, Freimut Börngen, and Shahabuddin Ahmed. Among people deceased in 2004, Orvar Bergmark ranks 133Before him are Sekiji Sasano, Miklós Fehér, Mitsuteru Yokoyama, Paul Sweezy, José Giovanni, and Briek Schotte. After him are Tony Randall, Hasse Ekman, Muhammad Zaidan, Ann Miller, Maxime Rodinson, and Rogelio Domínguez.

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Among people born in Sweden, Orvar Bergmark ranks 442 out of 1,296Before him are Torgny Lindgren (1938), Björn Nordqvist (1942), Ernst Alexanderson (1878), Vilgot Sjöman (1924), Birgit Cullberg (1908), and Lena Nyman (1944). After him are Sven Tumba (1931), Hasse Ekman (1915), Ralf Edström (1952), Dead (1969), Arne Borg (1901), and Gert Fredriksson (1919).


Among soccer players born in Sweden, Orvar Bergmark ranks 22Before him are Ivan Eklind (1905), Kennet Andersson (1967), Bengt Gustavsson (1928), Ronnie Hellström (1949), Bertil Nordahl (1917), and Björn Nordqvist (1942). After him are Sven Tumba (1931), Ralf Edström (1952), Gustav Wetterström (1911), Tomas Brolin (1969), Hasse Jeppson (1925), and Martin Dahlin (1968).