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Ronnie Hellström

1949 - 2022

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Folke Ronnie Wallentin Hellström (21 February 1949 – 6 February 2022) was a Swedish professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper. He represented Hammarby IF and 1. FC Kaiserslautern during a career that spanned between 1966 and 1984 and was considered one of the world's best goalkeepers in the 1970s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ronnie Hellström has received more than 97,422 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Ronnie Hellström is the 403rd most popular soccer player (up from 1,170th in 2019), the 254th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 427th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Swedish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Ronnie Hellström ranks 403 out of 16,880Before him are Antonín Puč, Ferenc Deák, Pedro Petrone, Shiro Misaki, Poul Nielsen, and Émerson Leão. After him are Artur Jorge, Lukas Podolski, Steven Gerrard, Tofiq Bahramov, Kim Sung-gan, and Yanosuke Watanabe.

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Among people born in 1949, Ronnie Hellström ranks 115Before him are Alan Menken, Ivan Patzaichin, Gregg Popovich, Ken Wilber, Dubravka Ugrešić, and Émerson Leão. After him are Kgalema Motlanthe, David Strathairn, Michael Richards, Andy Kaufman, Robert Sternberg, and Peter Agre. Among people deceased in 2022, Ronnie Hellström ranks 76Before him are Klaus Schulze, Jean-Claude Mézières, Borislav Ivkov, Mino Raiola, Richard Leakey, and Javier Marías. After him are Fatma Girik, Máté Fenyvesi, George Crumb, Gaspard Ulliel, Patrick Tambay, and Siniša Mihajlović.

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Among people born in Sweden, Ronnie Hellström ranks 254 out of 1,612Before him are Sven Nykvist (1922), Catherine Stenbock (1535), Per Brahe the Younger (1602), Håkan the Red (1040), Catherine Vasa of Sweden (1539), and Olaus Petri (1493). After him are Lill-Babs (1938), Per Wahlöö (1926), Adolph John I, Count Palatine of Kleeburg (1629), Maria Gripe (1923), Helge von Koch (1870), and Prince Erik, Duke of Västmanland (1889).


Among soccer players born in Sweden, Ronnie Hellström ranks 7Before him are Gunnar Nordahl (1921), Zlatan Ibrahimović (1981), Nils Liedholm (1922), Gunnar Gren (1920), Kurt Hamrin (1934), and Henrik Larsson (1971). After him are Thomas Ravelli (1959), Agne Simonsson (1935), Sven Tumba (1931), Lennart Skoglund (1929), Ove Kindvall (1943), and Knut Nordahl (1920).