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Danas Pozniakas

1939 - 2005

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Danas Pozniakas (19 October 1939 – 4 February 2005) was a Lithuanian amateur light-heavyweight boxer who won the European title in 1965, 1967 and 1969 and an Olympic gold medal in 1968. Pozniakas was born in Poland as Dan Pozniak, and in the 1950s moved to Vilnius, Lithuania, where he took up boxing at age 13. He won the Soviet title in 1962 and a European silver medal in 1963, but at the 1964 Olympic trials lost to Aleksei Kiselyov and was not selected. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Danas Pozniakas has received more than 25,035 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Danas Pozniakas is the 683rd most popular athlete, the 970th most popular biography from Poland and the 15th most popular Polish Athlete.

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Among athletes, Danas Pozniakas ranks 683 out of 3,059Before him are Yurik Vardanyan, Adolf Wiklund, Walter Bathe, Tatyana Shchelkanova, Tatyana Anisimova, and John Svanberg. After him are Matti Sippala, Don Bragg, Vladimir Kiselyov, Veniamin Soldatenko, Georges Johin, and William Grut.

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Among people born in 1939, Danas Pozniakas ranks 400Before him are Larry Linville, Terele Pávez, George F. R. Ellis, Stuart Kauffman, Wally Funk, and John Negroponte. After him are Daniel Viglietti, Veniamin Soldatenko, Ivan Vutsov, Vladimír Weiss, Jalal Dabagh, and John W. Snow. Among people deceased in 2005, Danas Pozniakas ranks 251Before him are Per Borten, David Diamond, James Stockdale, Mario Luzi, Jim Capaldi, and Atef Sedky. After him are Renée Faure, Long John Baldry, Josef Holeček, Parveen Babi, Attilio Giovannini, and Jaime Sin.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Danas Pozniakas ranks 970 out of 1,454Before him are Halina Górecka (1938), Grzegorz Schetyna (1963), Klabund (1890), Adam Małysz (1977), Józef Młynarczyk (1953), and Walter Bathe (1892). After him are Franciszek Smuda (1948), Jan Krzysztof Bielecki (1951), Stefan Mazurkiewicz (1888), Leopold Skulski (1877), Gerard Cieślik (1927), and Tadeusz Banachiewicz (1882).

Among ATHLETES In Poland

Among athletes born in Poland, Danas Pozniakas ranks 15Before him are Ursula Happe (1926), Józef Szmidt (1935), Elżbieta Krzesińska (1934), Teresa Ciepły (1937), Halina Górecka (1938), and Walter Bathe (1892). After him are Barbara Sobotta (1936), Waldemar Baszanowski (1935), Tadeusz Ślusarski (1950), Maria Kwaśniewska (1913), Janusz Sidło (1933), and Zdzisław Krzyszkowiak (1929).