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Alberto Tomba

1966 - Today

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Alberto Tomba (born 19 December 1966 in San Lazzaro di Savena) is a former World Cup alpine ski racer from Italy. He was the dominant technical skier (slalom and giant slalom) in the late 1980s and 1990s. At 182 cm and 90 kg, his powerful build was a contrast to the lighter, more traditional technical skiers who prioritised agility over muscle. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alberto Tomba has received more than 686,759 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Alberto Tomba is the 6th most popular skier (up from 9th in 2019), the 1,980th most popular biography from Italy (up from 2,635th in 2019) and the most popular Italian Skier.

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Among skiers, Alberto Tomba ranks 6 out of 541Before him are Ingemar Stenmark, Matti Nykänen, Toni Sailer, Jean-Claude Killy, and Eddie the Eagle. After him are Bjørn Dæhlie, Birger Ruud, Sixten Jernberg, Hermann Maier, Annemarie Moser-Pröll, and Juha Mieto.

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Among people born in 1966, Alberto Tomba ranks 56Before him are Cecilia Bartoli, Dean Cain, Dejan Savićević, Janet Jackson, Helle Thorning-Schmidt, and J. J. Abrams. After him are Sean Harris, Jorge Campos, Mika Salo, Qusay Hussein, Marco Hietala, and Cynthia Nixon.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Alberto Tomba ranks 1,980 out of 4,668Before him are Charles, Duke of Calabria (1298), Giambattista Benedetti (1530), Spinello Aretino (1350), Giovanni Giocondo (1433), Bartolomeo Platina (1421), and Paulinus II of Aquileia (740). After him are Carlo Bergonzi (1924), Ferrante Gonzaga (1507), Marcia Otacilia Severa (300), Orazio Vecchi (1550), Bruno Munari (1907), and William of Modena (1184).

Among SKIERS In Italy

Among skiers born in Italy, Alberto Tomba ranks 1After him are Gustav Thöni (1951), Stefania Belmondo (1969), Giuliana Minuzzo (1931), Deborah Compagnoni (1970), Giorgio Di Centa (1972), Marco Albarello (1960), Giorgio Vanzetta (1959), Sofia Goggia (1992), Silvio Fauner (1968), Federico Pellegrino (1990), and Christof Innerhofer (1984).