SWIMMER

Ford Konno

1933 - Today

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Ford Hiroshi Konno (born January 1, 1933) is a former Japanese–American competition swimmer, two-time Olympic champion, and former world record-holder in three events. Konno was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. He attended McKinley High School in Honolulu, and swam for the McKinley Tigers high school swim team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ford Konno has received more than 27,845 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Ford Konno is the 51st most popular swimmer (down from 48th in 2019), the 7,914th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,543rd in 2019) and the 16th most popular American Swimmer.

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  • 28k

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  • 56.55

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.46

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  • 2.06

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SWIMMERS

Among swimmers, Ford Konno ranks 51 out of 392Before him are Tetsuo Okamoto, Frederick Holman, Barbara Krause, Ragnhild Hveger, Martha Norelius, and Yasuji Miyazaki. After him are Vladimir Salnikov, Murray Rose, Anthony Nesty, Pieter van den Hoogenband, Fanny Durack, and Wally Ris.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1933, Ford Konno ranks 348Before him are Anatoly Krutikov, Ratnasiri Wickremanayake, Hiroki Kosai, Jackie Blanchflower, Tony Jay, and Murray Halberg. After him are Jean Boiteux, David Storey, Franco Marini, George J. Mitchell, Johnny Unitas, and Ágnes Gergely.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ford Konno ranks 7,914 out of 15,968Before him are Brad Mehldau (1970), Isaac Kashdan (1905), Gary L. Francione (1954), Liz Torres (1947), Frances Benjamin Johnston (1864), and Charlie Puth (1991). After him are Douglas McIlroy (1932), Eldridge Cleaver (1935), Chris Stein (1950), Ray Bryant (1931), Jessica Jung (1989), and Martin Dempsey (1952).

Among SWIMMERS In United States

Among swimmers born in United States, Ford Konno ranks 16Before him are Clarke Scholes (1930), Helene Madison (1913), Matt Biondi (1965), Bill Smith (1924), Aileen Riggin (1906), and Albina Osipowich (1911). After him are Wally Ris (1924), Norman Ross (1895), Jimmy McLane (1930), Bill Mulliken (1939), Jack Medica (1914), and Chris von Saltza (1944).