Elena Belova

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Elena Dmitriyevna Novikova-Belova (Russian: Елена Дмитриевна Новикова-Белова, née Novikova on 28 July 1947) is a retired Russian foil fencer. She competed at the 1968, 1972, 1976 and 1980 Olympics in the individual and team events and won four gold, one silver and one bronze medal, becoming the first female fencer to win four Olympic gold medals. She nearly won a fifth gold in 1976, but lost her last pool match to the last-placed fencer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elena Belova has received more than 16,563 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Elena Belova is the 17th most popular fencer, the 1,429th most popular biography from Russia (down from 1,269th in 2019) and the most popular Russian Fencer.

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Among fencers, Elena Belova ranks 17 out of 174Before her are Ellen Preis, Attila Petschauer, Gaston Alibert, Jehan Buhan, Roger Ducret, and Oszkár Gerde. After her are Valentina Rastvorova, Pál Kovács, Manuel Díaz, Charles Delporte, Adrianus de Jong, and Rudolf Kárpáti.

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Among people born in 1947, Elena Belova ranks 378Before her are Aneka, Louise Arbour, Hans-Jürgen Kreische, Octavia E. Butler, Akira Terao, and Sylvestre Ilunga. After her are Viktor Yerofeyev, Christian Piot, Takeshi Urata, John Larroquette, Giuseppe Betori, and Mihaela Peneș.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Elena Belova ranks 1,429 out of 2,688Before her are Alexander Gorbatov (1891), Sergei Makarov (1958), Maguba Syrtlanova (1912), Tatiana Proskouriakoff (1909), Eugene Kaspersky (1965), and Oleg Gazmanov (1951). After her are Teuvo Aura (1912), Konstantin Aksakov (1817), Zainab Biisheva (1908), Viktor Yerofeyev (1947), Rizaeddin bin Fakhreddin (1859), and Helene Fischer (1984).

Among FENCERS In Russia

Among fencers born in Russia, Elena Belova ranks 1After her are Viktor Zhdanovich (1938), Alexandra Zabelina (1937), Viktor Sidyak (1943), Alexandr Romankov (1953), Viktor Krovopuskov (1948), Vladimir Nazlymov (1945), Olga Knyazeva (1954), Pavel Kolobkov (1969), Stanislav Pozdnyakov (1973), Svetlana Boyko (1972), and Inna Deriglazova (1990).