Arthur Blake

1872 - 1944

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Arthur Blake (Arthur Charles "Skipper" Blake; January 26, 1872 – October 23, 1944) was an American athlete who competed in the 1500 meters and the marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics in Athens. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arthur Blake has received more than 11,098 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Arthur Blake is the 242nd most popular athlete (down from 218th in 2019), the 4,920th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,985th in 2019) and the 56th most popular American Athlete.

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Among athletes, Arthur Blake ranks 242 out of 3,055Before him are Yang Chuan-kwang, Henrik Sjöberg, Nadezhda Chizhova, Sergey Litvinov, Leonid Zhabotinsky, and Ralph Rose. After him are Elmer Niklander, August Nilsson, Harri Larva, John Ljunggren, Lajos Steiner, and Armas Toivonen.

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Among people born in 1872, Arthur Blake ranks 104Before him are Kazimierz Bein, Jaan Teemant, Símun av Skarði, Zane Grey, Kristine Bonnevie, and Sergei Vasilenko. After him are August Nilsson, Oswaldo Cruz, Paul-Émile Janson, Ahmed Lutfi el-Sayed, Paul Reinecke, and Lorenzo Perosi. Among people deceased in 1944, Arthur Blake ranks 192Before him are Edwin Lutyens, Hans-Jürgen von Blumenthal, Dénes Kőnig, Edith Durham, Isabelino Gradín, and Árpád Weisz. After him are Henry Wood, Krzysztof Kamil Baczyński, Paul-Émile Janson, Wim Anderiesen, Jurgis Baltrušaitis, and Aino Ackté.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Arthur Blake ranks 4,920 out of 15,968Before him are Seymour Hersh (1937), Misha Collins (1974), Helen Levitt (1913), Ralph Rose (1885), Doug McClure (1935), and Betsy Palmer (1926). After him are Matisyahu (1979), Katherine Anne Porter (1890), Richard N. Frye (1920), Ben McKenzie (1978), Saul Zaentz (1921), and Mercedes Ruehl (1948).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Arthur Blake ranks 56Before him are Maxie Long (1878), Rafer Johnson (1935), Helen Stephens (1918), Francis Lane (1874), Edwin Moses (1955), and Ralph Rose (1885). After him are Jean Shiley (1911), Charley Paddock (1900), Jay Cutler (1973), John Thomas (1941), John Kuck (1905), and Ben Adams (1890).