Anton Geesink

1934 - 2010

Anton Geesink

Antonius Johannes Geesink (6 April 1934 – 27 August 2010) was a Dutch 10th dan judoka. He was the first non-Japanese judoka to win gold at the World Judo Championship, a feat he accomplished in 1961 and 1965. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anton Geesink has received more than 88,211 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 6th most popular wrestler.

Memorability Metrics

  • 88k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.36

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among wrestlers, Anton Geesink ranks 6 out of 562Before him are Hulk Hogan, Kane, André the Giant, The French Angel, and Masahiko Kimura. After him are Antonio Inoki, John Cena, Bayram Şit, Dave Bautista, The Undertaker, and Ric Flair.

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Among people born in 1934, Anton Geesink ranks 75Before him are David J. Thouless, Norman Schwarzkopf Jr., Yoshio Furukawa, Édith Cresson, Kurt Hamrin, and Georges Wolinski. After him are Kenny Baker, Pratibha Patil, Stanislav Shushkevich, Leonid Rogozov, Per Olov Enquist, and Princess Margaretha, Mrs. Ambler. Among people deceased in 2010, Anton Geesink ranks 42Before him are Viktor Chernomyrdin, Blake Edwards, Vladimir Arnold, Joan Sutherland, Enzo Bearzot, and James Black. After him are Francisco Varallo, John Forsythe, Maria Kaczyńska, Juliet Anderson, Erich Segal, and Martin Gardner.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Anton Geesink ranks 164 out of 908Before him are Jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut (1401), Dirck van Baburen (1595), Nicholas J. Spykman (1893), Corry Brokken (1932), Salomon van Ruysdael (1602), and Carel Fabritius (1622). After him are Mark Rutte (1967), Ferdinand Bol (1616), Pim Fortuyn (1948), Hendrik Petrus Berlage (1856), Gerard 't Hooft (1946), and L. E. J. Brouwer (1881).

Among WRESTLERS In Netherlands

Among wrestlers born in Netherlands, Anton Geesink ranks 1After him are Wim Ruska (1940), Mark Huizinga (1973), Edith Bosch (1980), Ruben Houkes (1979), and Anicka van Emden (1986).