Aleksandr Medved

1937 - Today

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Aleksandr Vasiliyevich Medved (born 16 September 1937) is a Ukrainian-born Soviet Belarusian retired freestyle wrestler who competed for the Soviet Union and was named "one of the greatest wrestlers in history" by FILA, the sport's governing body. Between 1962 and 1972 he won three Olympic gold medals, seven world and three European titles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aleksandr Medved has received more than 108,825 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Aleksandr Medved is the 21st most popular wrestler (down from 18th in 2019), the 302nd most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 317th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Ukrainian Wrestler.

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  • 21

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  • 3.96

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  • 2.43

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Among wrestlers, Aleksandr Medved ranks 21 out of 703Before him are Dave Bautista, El Santo, Rikidōzan, Giant Baba, Triple H, and Ivan Poddubny. After him are Gholamreza Takhti, Rocky Johnson, The Great Khali, Stone Cold Steve Austin, The Miz, and Darren Young.

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Among people born in 1937, Aleksandr Medved ranks 146Before him are Luciana Paluzzi, Giorgi Shengelaia, Ned Beatty, Anna Hazare, Aslan Usoyan, and Amos Tversky. After him are Waylon Jennings, Olusegun Obasanjo, Archie Shepp, Foday Sankoh, Sami Frey, and Gordon Milne.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Aleksandr Medved ranks 302 out of 913Before him are Ciprian Porumbescu (1853), Richard Boleslawski (1889), Igor Markevitch (1912), Ross Martin (1920), Natan Sharansky (1948), and Ruslana (1973). After him are Rostislav I of Kiev (1110), Jacques Bergier (1912), Ingeborg of Kiev (1100), Volodymyr Vynnychenko (1880), Yuri Kondratyuk (1897), and Otto Struve (1897).

Among WRESTLERS In Ukraine

Among wrestlers born in Ukraine, Aleksandr Medved ranks 2Before him are Ivan Poddubny (1871). After him are Mariya Stadnik (1988), Vladimir Kozlov (1979), Daria Bilodid (2000), Iryna Merleni (1982), Zhan Beleniuk (1991), Vasyl Fedoryshyn (1981), and Nataliya Synyshyn (1985).