Duane Swanson

1913 - 2000

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Duane Alexander Swanson (August 23, 1913 – September 13, 2000) was an American basketball player who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics, winning a gold medal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Duane Swanson has received more than 14,939 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Duane Swanson is the 291st most popular basketball player, the 10,487th most popular biography from United States and the 186th most popular American Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Duane Swanson ranks 291 out of 1,264Before him are Derek Fisher, Bernard King, Kris Humphries, Panagiotis Fasoulas, Nando de Colo, and Boban Marjanović. After him are Don Barksdale, Blake Griffin, Damian Lillard, Bob Boozer, Darjuš Lavrinovič, and Cedric Maxwell.

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Among people born in 1913, Duane Swanson ranks 297Before him are Noah Beery Jr., Annette Rogers, Bill Thompson, Homai Vyarawalla, Evelyn Venable, and R. S. Thomas. After him are Joe Medicine Crow, Bob Crosby, Norman Dello Joio, Charlie Barnet, Angus Wilson, and Sidney Dillon Ripley. Among people deceased in 2000, Duane Swanson ranks 254Before him are Lynden Pindling, Marceline Day, Donald Dewar, Marie Windsor, John O'Connor, and R. S. Thomas. After him are Alla Rakha, Chidambaram Subramaniam, Shobhna Samarth, Marguerite Churchill, Phil Katz, and Udham Singh.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Duane Swanson ranks 10,487 out of 15,968Before him are Gene Hoglan (1967), Greg Valentine (1951), Terry Farrell (1963), Kira Kosarin (1997), Wilbur Thompson (1921), and Lowell Thomas (1892). After him are Mina (1997), Frank Kameny (1925), Joyce DiDonato (1969), Don Barksdale (1923), Ray Price (1926), and Frances Willard (1839).


Among basketball players born in United States, Duane Swanson ranks 186Before him are Cliff Barker (1921), Adrian Smith (1936), Carl Knowles (1910), Derek Fisher (1974), Bernard King (1956), and Kris Humphries (1985). After him are Don Barksdale (1923), Blake Griffin (1989), Damian Lillard (1990), Bob Boozer (1937), Cedric Maxwell (1955), and Mark Aguirre (1959).