Roald Larsen

1898 - 1959

Roald Larsen

Roald Morel Larsen (1 February 1898 – 28 July 1959) was a World Champion speed skater from Norway. He was born in Kristiania (now Oslo). Roald Larsen's parents were Hans Jacob Larsen, a glazier born in Kristiania in 1870, and Lydia Larsen, born in Porsgrunn in 1865. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roald Larsen has received more than 7,301 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 10,818th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Roald Larsen ranks 10,761 out of 14,801Before him are Pope Heraclas of Alexandria, Ariarathes X of Cappadocia, Muhammad Naji al-Otari, Frederick Chiluba, Konstantinos Demertzis, and Sirajuddin of Perlis. After him are Fasilides, Edmund Barton, Manny Mori, Florence Harding, Stephen F. Austin, and Chen Jiongming.

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Among people born in 1898, Roald Larsen ranks 141Before him are Harry Patch, Arend Heyting, Katarzyna Kobro, Jan Brzechwa, Ira Sprague Bowen, and Agnes Ayres. After him are Renée Adorée, Eero Lehtonen, Mitchell Leisen, Hal B. Wallis, Simon Vestdijk, and Félix Sesúmaga. Among people deceased in 1959, Roald Larsen ranks 103Before him are Benjamin Christensen, Alfonso López Pumarejo, Pierre Frieden, Esfir Shub, Heleno de Freitas, and Edmund Goulding. After him are William D. Leahy, Ernst Fast, Maxwell Anderson, Eero Lehtonen, George Albert Smith, and Ali-Akbar Dehkhoda.

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