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Charles Austin

1967 - Today

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Charles Allen Austin (born December 19, 1967) is an American athlete who won the gold medal in the men's high jump at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. He was inducted into the United States Track & Field Hall of Fame in 2012. Currently, Charles and Javier Sotomayor are the only two high jumpers that have won gold medals in the Olympics, Outdoor World Championships, Indoor World Championships and World Cup Championships. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Austin has received more than 115,837 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Charles Austin is the 1,191st most popular athlete (down from 870th in 2019), the 11,560th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,108th in 2019) and the 253rd most popular American Athlete.

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  • 20

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  • 4.83

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  • 2.65

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Among ATHLETES

Among athletes, Charles Austin ranks 1,191 out of 3,055Before him are Louise Ritter, Nesta Carter, Yvonne van Gennip, Mohammed Mourhit, Dwight Stones, and Allen Johnson. After him are Fritz Fischer, Hayley Wickenheiser, John Powell, Udham Singh, Willie Applegarth, and Anita Włodarczyk.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1967, Charles Austin ranks 445Before him are Avi Gabbay, Andrea Roth, Martin Schmidt, Marc Warren, Chris Parnell, and Shinkichi Kikuchi. After him are Tamás Darnyi, Anita Wachter, Daler Mehndi, Tim Schafer, Patrick Ortlieb, and Orlando Zapata.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Charles Austin ranks 11,560 out of 15,968Before him are Anthony Bevilacqua (1923), Michelle Williams (1979), Jon Watts (1981), Jack Clement (1931), Nick Diaz (1983), and Austin St. John (1974). After him are Ralph Morgan (1883), Bill Clements (1917), Ashlee Simpson (1984), Tamala Jones (1974), Lindsay Price (1976), and Neil LaBute (1963).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Charles Austin ranks 253Before him are Dwight Phillips (1977), Lauryn Williams (1983), Pete George (1929), Louise Ritter (1958), Dwight Stones (1953), and Allen Johnson (1971). After him are John Powell (1947), Shaun White (1986), Kenny Harrison (1965), Sim Iness (1930), Frank Spellman (1922), and Allyson Felix (1985).