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Petter Hugsted

1921 - 2000

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Petter Hugsted (11 July 1921 – 16 May 2000) was a Norwegian ski jumper who won the gold medal in the individual large hill event at the 1948 Olympics. Hugsted won junior competition at the Holmenkollen ski festival in 1940. His career was impeded during World War II, when he was held in the Grini concentration camp during the German occupation of Norway. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Petter Hugsted has received more than 15,221 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Petter Hugsted is the 846th most popular athlete, the 362nd most popular biography from Norway and the 24th most popular Norwegian Athlete.

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Among athletes, Petter Hugsted ranks 846 out of 3,059Before him are Romeo Bertini, Herbert Jamison, Ugo Pignotti, Imre Polyák, Wyomia Tyus, and Richard Gunn. After him are Renzo Minoli, Zvonimir Vujin, Maria Kwaśniewska, Diana Yorgova, Kim Eui-tae, and Stefan Holm.

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Among people born in 1921, Petter Hugsted ranks 343Before him are Richard Egan, Daniel Oduber Quirós, Richard Wilbur, Stan Mortensen, Lloyd Bentsen, and Cyrille Adoula. After him are Ruth Barcan Marcus, Mohammad Mohammadullah, Michel Bonnevie, Jesse Helms, Big Walter Horton, and Farley Mowat. Among people deceased in 2000, Petter Hugsted ranks 248Before him are Raymundo Rodríguez, Nils Täpp, Kazimierz Brandys, Enric Miralles, Robert R. Wilson, and Abraham Pais. After him are Tatyana Petrenko-Samusenko, Alfredo Sánchez, Edward Battell, Mark R. Hughes, Jules Roy, and Anthony Powell.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Petter Hugsted ranks 362 out of 927Before him are Rolf Holmberg (1914), Simon Slåttvik (1917), Reidar Liaklev (1917), Anita Thallaug (1938), Henry Johansen (1904), and Svend Foyn (1809). After him are Odd Lundberg (1917), Jon Ola Sand (1961), Finn Kalvik (1947), Liv Grete Skjelbreid (1974), Asbjørn Ruud (1919), and John Carew (1979).

Among ATHLETES In Norway

Among athletes born in Norway, Petter Hugsted ranks 24Before him are Audun Boysen (1929), Charles Mathiesen (1911), Babben Enger-Damon (1939), Olaf Hoffsbakken (1908), Simon Slåttvik (1917), and Reidar Liaklev (1917). After him are Liv Grete Skjelbreid (1974), Asbjørn Ruud (1919), Oskar Olsen (1897), Tarjei Bø (1988), Trine Hattestad (1966), and Tom Sandberg (1955).