Sven Forssman

1882 - 1919

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Sven Forssman (12 September 1882 – 1 March 1919) was a Swedish gymnast who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sven Forssman has received more than 6,664 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Sven Forssman is the 51st most popular gymnast (up from 100th in 2019), the 738th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 926th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Swedish Gymnast.

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Over the past year Sven Forssman has had the most page views in the with 702 views, followed by English (641), and Chinese (453). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Catalan (47.96%), Persian (45.09%), and Hungarian (28.24%)


Among gymnasts, Sven Forssman ranks 51 out of 370Before him are Haakon Sörvik, Carl Holmberg, Marie Kovářová, Giorgio Zampori, Oksana Chusovitina, and Mikhail Voronin. After him are Pietro Bianchi, Nils Widforss, Isak Abrahamsen, Olle Lanner, Charles Champaud, and Guido Boni.

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Among people born in 1882, Sven Forssman ranks 210Before him are Leonard Meredith, José Luis Tejada Sorzano, Leonard Nelson, Ștefania Mărăcineanu, Wyndham Halswelle, and Juan Luque de Serrallonga. After him are Purushottam Das Tandon, Ernestas Galvanauskas, Emil Filla, Richard Johansson, Henri Fabre, and Marie Doro. Among people deceased in 1919, Sven Forssman ranks 129Before him are Géza Csáth, Paul von Jankó, Sotirios Versis, Evgraf Fedorov, Alfred Deakin, and Spyridon Lambros. After him are Ramón Barros Luco, Walter Brack, Robert Bacon, Napoleon Cybulski, Franz Steindachner, and Manuel Franco.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Sven Forssman ranks 738 out of 1,879Before him are Jean Tabary (1930), Björn Andersson (1951), Barbro Lindgren (1937), Carl Bonde (1872), Ulf Ekman (1950), and David Dencik (1974). After him are Sigvard Ericsson (1930), Bengt Berndtsson (1933), Hans von Rosen (1888), Maria Bonnevie (1973), Torsten Lindberg (1917), and Signe Hasso (1915).

Among GYMNASTS In Sweden

Among gymnasts born in Sweden, Sven Forssman ranks 5Before him are Axel Ljung (1884), Karin Lindberg (1929), Haakon Sörvik (1886), and Carl Holmberg (1884). After him are Nils Widforss (1880), Arvid Holmberg (1886), Carl Folcker (1889), Daniel Norling (1888), Gösta Åsbrink (1881), Hugo Jahnke (1886), and Gösta Olson (1883).