MUSICIAN

Sverre Kjelsberg

1946 - 2016

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Sverre Kjelsberg (18 October 1946 – 18 June 2016) was a Norwegian singer, guitarist, bassist, composer, and lyricist. He was a member of the band The Pussycats from 1964. He and Mattis Hætta represented Norway in the Eurovision Song Contest 1980 with the entry Sámiid Ædnan, which was composed by Kjelsberg and Ragnar Olsen.On 18 June 2016, Kjelsberg was found dead in his home, aged 69. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sverre Kjelsberg has received more than 23,871 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Sverre Kjelsberg is the 1,827th most popular musician, the 401st most popular biography from Norway and the 20th most popular Norwegian Musician.

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  • 15

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  • 3.12

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  • 2.46

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Sverre Kjelsberg ranks 1,827 out of 2,675Before him are Reb Beach, Johnny Van Zant, A. R. Rahman, Richard Tandy, Dale Crover, and Don Diablo. After him are Patrick Leonard, T Bone Burnett, Tom Scott, Josh Homme, Jon Oliva, and Ed O'Brien.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1946, Sverre Kjelsberg ranks 554Before him are Patrick Rambaud, Oganes Zanazanyan, Loudon Wainwright III, Dave Mason, Michael Mullen, and Aleksandr Gorshkov. After him are Dan White, Georgi Markov, Michael Coats, Justin Hayward, Robert Jarvik, and Comunardo Niccolai. Among people deceased in 2016, Sverre Kjelsberg ranks 414Before him are Abu Omar al-Shishani, Anatoli Isayev, Rod Temperton, Gloria DeHaven, George Voinovich, and Jerry Doyle. After him are Velimir Sombolac, Berta Cáceres, Terry Wogan, François Dupeyron, Erwin Hahn, and Tyrus Wong.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Sverre Kjelsberg ranks 401 out of 735Before him are Geir Ivarsøy (1957), Johannes Thingnes Bø (1993), Petter Northug (1986), Anne-Karine Strøm (1951), Tore Pedersen (1969), and Alisha Boe (1997). After him are Ane Dahl Torp (1975), Dag Otto Lauritzen (1956), Natassia Malthe (1974), Tom Sandberg (1955), Tiril Eckhoff (1990), and Tarjei Bø (1988).

Among MUSICIANS In Norway

Among musicians born in Norway, Sverre Kjelsberg ranks 20Before him are Olve Eikemo (1973), Lene Marlin (1980), Silje Nergaard (1966), Sven Erik Kristiansen (1969), Ane Brun (1976), and Leif Ove Andsnes (1970). After him are Truls Mørk (1961), Necrobutcher (1968), Fenriz (1971), Kjetil-Vidar Haraldstad (1973), Erlend Øye (1975), and Shagrath (1976).