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Akinori Nakayama

1943 - Today

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Akinori Nakayama (中山 彰規, Nakayama Akinori, born March 1, 1943) is a Japanese gymnast and Olympic gold medalist. Nakayama was born in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, and is a graduate of Chukyo University in Nagoya. Nakayama is one of only two gymnasts to become an Olympic Champion in rings twice, the first to do so being Albert Azaryan.He won six medals at the World Championships in 1966, including three gold medals in the team all-around, the floor exercise and the horizontal bar. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Akinori Nakayama has received more than 30,972 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Akinori Nakayama is the 15th most popular gymnast (up from 22nd in 2019), the 836th most popular biography from Japan (down from 771st in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Japanese Gymnast.

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Among GYMNASTS

Among gymnasts, Akinori Nakayama ranks 15 out of 181Before him are Věra Čáslavská, Louis Zutter, Nikolai Andrianov, Ágnes Keleti, Boris Shakhlin, and Sawao Kato. After him are Takashi Ono, Petros Persakis, Alfred Schwarzmann, Ioannis Mitropoulos, Charles Champaud, and Anton Heida.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1943, Akinori Nakayama ranks 236Before him are Murtaz Khurtsilava, Angelo Bagnasco, Nasr Abu Zayd, William Calley, Roberto Micheletti, and Tuesday Weld. After him are Tim Hunt, Valerie Perrine, James Turrell, Randall Duk Kim, Osamu Dezaki, and Giovanni Goria.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Akinori Nakayama ranks 836 out of 5,560Before him are Satoshi Nakamoto (1975), Ashikaga Yoshihide (1538), Akemi Iwata (1954), Oku Yasukata (1847), Teinosuke Kinugasa (1896), and Nobuo Uematsu (1959). After him are Chieko Hase (1956), Hidetoki Takahashi (1916), Hiroshi Ninomiya (1937), Chieko Baisho (1941), Kazumi Takada (1951), and Chishū Ryū (1904).

Among GYMNASTS In Japan

Among gymnasts born in Japan, Akinori Nakayama ranks 2Before him are Sawao Kato (1946). After him are Takashi Ono (1931), Mitsuo Tsukahara (1947), Yukio Endo (1937), Haruhiro Yamashita (1938), Shuji Tsurumi (1938), Eizo Kenmotsu (1948), Shigeru Kasamatsu (1947), Kōji Gushiken (1956), Kōhei Uchimura (1989), and Kenzō Shirai (1996).