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With 121 biographies, Volleyball Players are the 56th most common occupation in Pantheon, behind Comic Artists, Linguists, and Journalists.

Pantheon has 159 people classified as volleyball players born between 1932 and 1998. Of these 159, 151 (94.97%) of them are still alive today. The most famous living volleyball players include Bernardo Rezende, Vyacheslav Zaytsev, and Lang Ping. The most famous deceased volleyball players include Josef Musil, Masae Kasai, and Yuri Chesnokov. As of April 2022, 38 new volleyball players have been added to Pantheon including Vladimir Alekno, Yuri Chesnokov, and Daniel Castellani.

Living Volleyball Players

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Deceased Volleyball Players

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Newly Added Volleyball Players (2022)

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Most volleyball players were born in United States (24), Brazil (23), and Serbia (17). By city, the most common birth places were Belgrade (5), Rio de Janeiro (4), and Moscow (3).The most common death places of volleyball players were Russia (2), Czechia (1), and Ukraine (1). By city, these were Prague (1), Russia (1), and Kharkiv (1).

The earliest biographies classified as volleyball players in Pantheon are Masae Kasai, Yuri Chesnokov, and Josef Musil.  The concentration of volleyball players was largest during the Television Era, which lasted from 1950 to 1989. Some birth or death locations for earlier volleyball players are unknown, which may account for timeline differences below.

Which Volleyball Players were alive at the same time? This visualization shows the lifespans of the 6 most globally memorable Volleyball Players since 1700.

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