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Derrick Adkins

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Derrick Ralph Adkins (born July 2, 1970) is a former American track and field athlete who specialized in the 400-meter hurdles. He was an Olympic gold medalist in that event at the 1996 Summer Olympics and World Champion at the 1995 World Championships in Athletics. He was the fastest man in the world in the 1994 and 1996 seasons and holds a personal record of 47.54 seconds. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Derrick Adkins has received more than 37,931 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Derrick Adkins is the 2,344th most popular athlete (down from 1,638th in 2019), the 14,915th most popular biography from United States (down from 11,320th in 2019) and the 352nd most popular American Athlete.

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  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.59

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  • 3.64

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ATHLETES

Among athletes, Derrick Adkins ranks 2,344 out of 3,055Before him are Aselefech Mergia, Mads Rasmussen, Patrick Hausding, Yanet Bermoy, Lilli Schwarzkopf, and Silje Norendal. After him are Yi Siling, Nicholas Bett, Ana Dulce Félix, Matthew Mitcham, Olga Vasdeki, and Minke Booij.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1970, Derrick Adkins ranks 807Before him are Dean Edwards, Nobuaki Yanagida, Mystikal, Jim Furyk, Jun Naito, and Omar Abdullah. After him are Gina G, Yolanda Griffith, Neko Case, Meredith Scott Lynn, Jamie Babbit, and Beverly McDonald.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Derrick Adkins ranks 14,915 out of 15,968Before him are Mike Dunleavy Jr. (1980), Dinah Jane (1997), Jon Fisher (1972), Danja (1982), Christoph Sanders (1988), and Katie Smith (1974). After him are Davis Cleveland (2002), Alexandra Stevenson (1980), Zachary Gordon (1998), Ryan Hunter-Reay (1980), Brenda K. Starr (1966), and Monique Hennagan (1976).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Derrick Adkins ranks 352Before him are Jimmy Shea (1968), Noah Lyles (1997), Mark Lenzi (1968), Melissa Morrison-Howard (1971), Andrew Howe (1985), and Joanna Hayes (1976). After him are Monique Hennagan (1976), Bernard Williams (1978), Brady Ellison (1988), Kellie Wells (1982), Sandi Morris (1992), and Jeff Henderson (1989).