Ragnar Lundberg

1924 - 2011

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Ragnar "Ragge" Torsten Lundberg (22 September 1924 – 10 July 2011) was a Swedish pole vaulter who competed at the 1948, 1952 and 1956 Olympics. He won a bronze medal in 1952 and finished fifth in 1948 and 1956. At the European championships he won a gold in 1950 and a silver in 1954; in 1950 he also won a silver medal in the 110 m hurdles.During his career Lundberg improved the European pole vault record from 4.32 m to 4.44 m (1948–52) and the Swedish record from 4.21 m to 4.46 m. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ragnar Lundberg has received more than 9,664 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Ragnar Lundberg is the 1,499th most popular athlete (down from 1,464th in 2019), the 1,074th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 1,021st in 2019) and the 106th most popular Swedish Athlete.

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Over the past year Ragnar Lundberg has had the most page views in the with 1,504 views, followed by English (969), and Chinese (403). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Norwegian (Nynorsk) (73.27%), Catalan (31.78%), and Egyptian Arabic (19.27%)


Among athletes, Ragnar Lundberg ranks 1,499 out of 6,025Before him are Raoul Paoli, George Finnegan, József Várszegi, Wolfgang Schmidt, Barbara Ferrell, and Kęstutis Šapka. After him are Jean-Guy Gautier, Ivo Stefanoni, Vilmos Varjú, Edward Stevens, Boris Nikolov, and Igor Tselovalnikov.

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Among people born in 1924, Ragnar Lundberg ranks 442Before him are Bette Nesmith Graham, Lev Kulidzhanov, Mary Ford, Norman Alden, Serafim Fernandes de Araújo, and Sofía Ímber. After him are Boris Markov, Harvey Kurtzman, Susanna Amatuni, Knut Steen, Yvonne Brill, and George Amick. Among people deceased in 2011, Ragnar Lundberg ranks 401Before him are Paul Motian, François Nourissier, Noemí Simonetto de Portela, Jean Dutourd, Ryan Dunn, and Vitaly Tseshkovsky. After him are Jaime Salazar, Roberto Lippi, Arthur Laurents, Clement Arrindell, Sylvia Robinson, and Peggy Rea.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Ragnar Lundberg ranks 1,074 out of 1,879Before him are Anders Limpar (1965), Birger Cederin (1895), Adolf Wiklund (1921), Roger Pontare (1951), Johnny Ekström (1965), and Ingemar Erlandsson (1957). After him are MyAnna Buring (1979), Jonas Berggren (1967), Viktor Gyökeres (1998), Kristina Lugn (1948), Johnny Höglin (1943), and Jonny Jakobsen (1963).

Among ATHLETES In Sweden

Among athletes born in Sweden, Ragnar Lundberg ranks 106Before him are Carl Forssell (1917), Carl von Essen (1940), Erik Algot Fredriksson (1885), Gustaf Lindblom (1891), Birger Cederin (1895), and Adolf Wiklund (1921). After him are Bo Ekelund (1894), Håkan Malmrot (1900), Folke Alnevik (1919), Bengt Nilsson (1934), Josef Ternström (1888), and Gösta Runö (1896).