Don Schollander

1946 - Today

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Donald Arthur Schollander (born April 30, 1946) is an American former competition swimmer, five-time Olympic champion, and former world record-holder in four events. He won a total of five gold medals and one silver medal at the 1964 and 1968 Summer Olympics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Don Schollander has received more than 123,098 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Don Schollander is the 9th most popular swimmer (up from 11th in 2019), the 4,597th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,293rd in 2019) and the 5th most popular American Swimmer.

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Among swimmers, Don Schollander ranks 9 out of 392Before him are Duke Kahanamoku, Michael Phelps, Alfréd Hajós, Gertrude Ederle, Arne Borg, and Henry Taylor. After him are Ann Curtis, Roland Matthes, Rie Mastenbroek, Ethelda Bleibtrey, Erich Rademacher, and Kornelia Ender.

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Among people born in 1946, Don Schollander ranks 296Before him are Michael Green, George Duke, Nicolau dos Reis Lobato, Ewa Kłobukowska, Jean-Baptiste Bagaza, and Sue Townsend. After him are Patty Duke, Jiří Bělohlávek, Clemente Domínguez y Gómez, Andrew Yao, Willy van der Kuijlen, and Dan O'Bannon.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Don Schollander ranks 4,597 out of 15,968Before him are Berry Berenson (1948), Norah Jones (1979), Rey Mysterio (1974), Sam Jaffe (1891), Raymond Damadian (1936), and Jack DeJohnette (1942). After him are Albert Brooks (1947), Fletcher Henderson (1897), Donald Johanson (1943), Jeannette Rankin (1880), Gerrit Smith Miller (1869), and Andrew Robinson (1942).

Among SWIMMERS In United States

Among swimmers born in United States, Don Schollander ranks 5Before him are Mark Spitz (1950), Duke Kahanamoku (1890), Michael Phelps (1985), and Gertrude Ederle (1905). After him are Ann Curtis (1926), Ethelda Bleibtrey (1902), Charles Daniels (1885), George Kojac (1910), Clarke Scholes (1930), Helene Madison (1913), and Matt Biondi (1965).