Occupation

TABLE TENNIS PLAYERS

With 35 biographies, Table Tennis Players are the 81st most common occupation in Pantheon, behind Mountaineers, Game Designers, and Baseball Players.

Pantheon has 48 people classified as table tennis players born between 1946 and 2000. Of these 48, 47 (97.92%) of them are still alive today. The most famous living table tennis players include Jan-Ove Waldner, Timo Boll, and Jörgen Persson. The most famous deceased table tennis players include Kjell Johansson.

Living Table Tennis Players

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Deceased Table Tennis Players

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Most table tennis players were born in China (15), South Korea (6), and Germany (4). By city, the most common birth places were Anshan (3), Stockholm (2), and Busan (2).The most common death places of table tennis players were Sweden (1). By city, these were Eksjö (1).

The earliest biographies classified as table tennis players in Pantheon are Erik Lindh, Mikael Appelgren, and Kjell Johansson.  The concentration of table tennis players was largest during the Television Era, which lasted from 1950 to 1989. Some birth or death locations for earlier table tennis players are unknown, which may account for timeline differences below.

Table Tennis Players are found within the Sports domain which also includes Soccer Players, Athletes, Tennis Players, Basketball Players, and Cyclists.