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Thomas Wassberg

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Lars Thomas Wassberg (born 27 March 1956) is a Swedish former cross-country skier. A fast skating style – push for every leg – is still called "Wassberg" after him in several countries. Wassberg's skiing idols when growing up were Sixten Jernberg and Oddvar Brå. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Wassberg has received more than 77,843 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Thomas Wassberg is the 49th most popular skier (down from 43rd in 2019), the 608th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 621st in 2019) and the 6th most popular Swedish Skier.

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Among skiers, Thomas Wassberg ranks 49 out of 541Before him are Gunde Svan, Émile Allais, Erik Schinegger, Sigmund Ruud, Alf Andersen, and Therese Johaug. After him are Raisa Smetanina, Henri Oreiller, Vegard Ulvang, Toini Gustafsson, Prince Hubertus of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, and Jan Boklöv.

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Among people born in 1956, Thomas Wassberg ranks 223Before him are Nikola Špirić, Mark Rolston, Miguel Ángel Russo, Gary Ross, Takeshi Okada, and Anders Tegnell. After him are Jack Sherman, Martin Jol, Pierre Lévy, Masafumi Yokoyama, Laura Zapata, and Corina Casanova.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Thomas Wassberg ranks 608 out of 1,612Before him are Birgit Cullberg (1908), Elisabeth Söderström (1927), Ann Linde (1961), Axel Cadier (1906), Anders Tegnell (1956), and Jörgen Persson (1966). After him are Sven Nilsson (1787), Carl Swartz (1858), Martin Lundström (1918), Jan Arnald (1963), Gösta Andersson (1917), and Hans Alfredson (1931).

Among SKIERS In Sweden

Among skiers born in Sweden, Thomas Wassberg ranks 6Before him are Ingemar Stenmark (1956), Sixten Jernberg (1929), Sonja Edström (1930), Gunnar Eriksson (1921), and Gunde Svan (1962). After him are Jan Boklöv (1966), Nils Karlsson (1917), Anja Pärson (1981), Sven Utterström (1901), Assar Rönnlund (1935), and Pernilla Wiberg (1970).