Thomas Hammarberg

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Thomas Hammarberg (born 2 January 1942) is a Swedish diplomat and human rights defender. He held the post of Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights in Strasbourg from 1 April 2006 to 31 March 2012. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Hammarberg has received more than 29,999 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Thomas Hammarberg is the 10,976th most popular politician (down from 10,191st in 2019), the 492nd most popular biography from Sweden (down from 430th in 2019) and the 114th most popular Swedish Politician.

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Among politicians, Thomas Hammarberg ranks 10,976 out of 15,710Before him are Iskandar of Johor, Abigail Fillmore, Ulises Heureaux, Lucius Calpurnius Piso Caesoninus, Franco Maria Malfatti, and Víctor Raúl Haya de la Torre. After him are Princess Eugénie of Greece and Denmark, Cearl of Mercia, Gabriel Antonio Pereira, José Bustamante y Rivero, Ahmad Shukeiri, and Jaime Paz Zamora.

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Among people born in 1942, Thomas Hammarberg ranks 296Before him are Anatolijs Gorbunovs, Vladimir Kovalyonok, Alice Schwarzer, Shukri Ghanem, Ademir da Guia, and Dith Pran. After him are Bo Johansson, Johny Schleck, Joaquim Rifé, José Serra, Claude Miller, and Lupe Ontiveros.

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Among people born in Sweden, Thomas Hammarberg ranks 492 out of 1,296Before him are August Malmström (1829), Eric Lemming (1880), Carl Jakob Sundevall (1801), Ture Nerman (1886), Bror Mellberg (1923), and Sune Andersson (1921). After him are Carl Charlier (1862), Bo Johansson (1942), Carl Axel Magnus Lindman (1856), Henry Eriksson (1920), Ulla Jacobsson (1929), and Moa Martinson (1890).


Among politicians born in Sweden, Thomas Hammarberg ranks 114Before him are Harald Edelstam (1913), Erik Gustaf Boström (1842), Karl Staaff (1860), Staffan de Mistura (1947), Ernst Fast (1881), and Ture Nerman (1886). After him are Carl Swartz (1858), Nils Edén (1871), Carl Johan Thyselius (1811), Fredrik von Otter (1833), Gustaf Åkerhielm (1833), and Gillis Bildt (1820).

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