Éva Székely

1927 - 2020

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Éva Székely (3 April 1927 – 29 February 2020) was a Hungarian swimmer. She won the gold medal at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki and the silver medal at the 1956 Summer Olympics, set six world records, and won 44 national titles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Éva Székely has received more than 44,591 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Éva Székely is the 32nd most popular athlete, the 153rd most popular biography from Hungary and the most popular Hungarian Athlete.

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Among athletes, Éva Székely ranks 32 out of 3,055Before her are Ben Johnson, Tamara Press, Dora Ratjen, Al Oerter, Mike Powell, and Javier Sotomayor. After her are Ellery Harding Clark, Alvin Kraenzlein, Marita Koch, Irving Baxter, Oscar Swahn, and Lasse Virén.

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Among people born in 1927, Éva Székely ranks 96Before her are Thomas Luckmann, Hamed Karoui, Pierre Alechinsky, Allan Kaprow, Eduardo Martínez Somalo, and R. D. Laing. After her are Alfredo Kraus, Andy Williams, Ken Russell, César Milstein, Dana Elcar, and François Furet. Among people deceased in 2020, Éva Székely ranks 135Before her are Wim Suurbier, Nikolai Kapustin, Juan Marsé, Park Won-soon, Paul Goma, and Benjamin Mkapa. After her are Abderrahmane Youssoufi, Rubem Fonseca, Mad Mike Hoare, Larry Tesler, Dyanne Thorne, and Mario Bunge.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, Éva Székely ranks 153 out of 696Before her are Charles Simonyi (1948), Ludwig von Benedek (1804), Taksony of Hungary (931), George I Rákóczi (1593), Béla Balázs (1884), and Karl Goldmark (1830). After her are Valamir (420), Gyula Zsengellér (1915), Géza Lakatos (1890), Hans Richter (1843), István Sándorfi (1948), and Yolanda of Poland (1235).

Among ATHLETES In Hungary

Among athletes born in Hungary, Éva Székely ranks 1After her are Ödön Földessy (1929), Aladár Gerevich (1910), György Kárpáti (1935), Gyula Kellner (1871), Ibolya Csák (1915), Imre Földi (1938), Nándor Dáni (1871), Rudolf Bauer (1879), Gyula Zsivótzky (1937), Sándor Rozsnyói (1930), and Miklós Németh (1946).