Sigmund Ruud

1907 - 1994

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Sigmund Ruud (30 December 1907 – 7 April 1994) was a Norwegian ski jumper. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sigmund Ruud has received more than 25,043 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Sigmund Ruud is the 63rd most popular skier (down from 47th in 2019), the 293rd most popular biography from Norway (down from 255th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Norwegian Skier.

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Among skiers, Sigmund Ruud ranks 63 out of 817Before him are Henri Oreiller, Toini Gustafsson, Janica Kostelić, Vreni Schneider, Maurilio De Zolt, and Lindsey Vonn. After him are Helmut Recknagel, Egon Zimmermann, Josef Bradl, Jure Franko, Simon Ammann, and Jens Weißflog.

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Among people born in 1907, Sigmund Ruud ranks 258Before him are Vasja Pirc, Fritz Wotruba, Martín Marculeta, Ludwig Biermann, John McIntire, and Ramón de la Fuente Leal. After him are Roger Blin, Earl Tupper, Ramón Guzmán, Alberto Chividini, Edward James, and Tommy Hampson. Among people deceased in 1994, Sigmund Ruud ranks 224Before him are Masayoshi Ito, Gilbert Roland, Russell Kirk, Dinah Shore, Avet Terterian, and Helena Rasiowa. After him are Augusts Voss, Paul Anderson, Joseph Iléo, François Marty, Jay Miner, and Rudolf Raftl.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Sigmund Ruud ranks 293 out of 1,039Before him are Hans Nielsen Hauge (1771), Knut Johannesen (1933), Molla Mallory (1884), Peder Balke (1804), Hans Jæger (1854), and Eva Nansen (1858). After him are Jens Hundseid (1883), Tom Henning Øvrebø (1966), Knud Knudsen (1812), Petter Solberg (1974), Karoline Krüger (1970), and Elise Ottesen-Jensen (1886).

Among SKIERS In Norway

Among skiers born in Norway, Sigmund Ruud ranks 14Before him are Kjetil André Aamodt (1971), Marit Bjørgen (1980), Vegard Ulvang (1963), Tormod Knutsen (1932), Inger Aufles (1941), and Alf Andersen (1906). After him are Berit Aunli (1956), Reidar Andersen (1911), Ivar Formo (1951), Stein Eriksen (1927), Anders Haugen (1888), and Sture Sivertsen (1966).