Sten Stensen

1947 - Today

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Sten Einar Stensen (born 18 December 1947) is a former speed skater. Together with Amund Sjøbrend, Kay Stenshjemmet, and Jan Egil Storholt, he was one of the legendary four S-es ("four aces" in Norwegian), contemporary Norwegian top skaters in the 1970s and early 1980s. Stensen excelled at the longer distances, especially the 5,000 m and 10,000 m, and set two world records. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sten Stensen has received more than 15,548 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Sten Stensen is the 86th most popular skater (down from 80th in 2019), the 353rd most popular biography from Norway (up from 381st in 2019) and the 10th most popular Skater.

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Among skaters, Sten Stensen ranks 86 out of 315Before him are Ede Király, Klara Guseva, Carolina Kostner, Wolfgang Schwarz, Roald Aas, and Igor Zhelezovski. After him are Lilly Scholz, Manfred Schnelldorfer, Jeannette Altwegg, Viktor Kosichkin, Karin Enke, and Felix Kaspar.

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Among people born in 1947, Sten Stensen ranks 536Before him are René Desaeyere, Terje Rypdal, Mary L. Cleave, Marinho Peres, Paulo de Carvalho, and Malcolm Ranjith. After him are Clemente Mastella, Bill Richardson, André Heller, John Lipsky, Afanasijs Kuzmins, and José Luis Cuerda.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Sten Stensen ranks 353 out of 927Before him are Terje Rypdal (1947), Olaf Hoffsbakken (1908), Øystein Ore (1899), Nils Petter Molvær (1960), Michael Sars (1805), and Simen Agdestein (1967). After him are Aksel Hennie (1975), Jørgen Løvland (1848), Rolf Holmberg (1914), Simon Slåttvik (1917), Reidar Liaklev (1917), and Anita Thallaug (1938).

Among SKATERS In Norway

Among skaters born in Norway, Sten Stensen ranks 10Before him are Hjalmar Andersen (1923), Fred Anton Maier (1938), Knut Johannesen (1933), Sverre Farstad (1920), Finn Helgesen (1919), and Roald Aas (1928). After him are Odd Lundberg (1917), Johann Olav Koss (1968), Bernt Evensen (1905), Alexia Bryn (1889), Sigurd Moen (1897), and Lisbeth Korsmo (1948).