Francisco Fernández Ochoa

1950 - 2006

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Francisco "Paquito" Fernández Ochoa (25 February 1950 – 6 November 2006) was a World Cup alpine ski racer from Spain. Born in Madrid and raised north of the city in Cercedilla, he was the eldest of eight children whose father ran a ski school. Paquito raced in all of the alpine disciplines and specialized in slalom.At the age of 21, he won an Olympic gold medal in the slalom at the 1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo, Japan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Francisco Fernández Ochoa has received more than 60,107 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Francisco Fernández Ochoa is the 50th most popular skier (up from 71st in 2019), the 1,351st most popular biography from Spain (down from 1,152nd in 2019) and the most popular Spanish Skier.

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Among skiers, Francisco Fernández Ochoa ranks 50 out of 540Before him are Vladimir Smirnov, Madeleine Berthod, Pavel Kolchin, Gunde Svan, Erika Mahringer, and Helmut Recknagel. After him are Heikki Hasu, Bojan Križaj, Andreas Wenzel, Bernhard Russi, Trude Beiser, and Vreni Schneider.

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Among people born in 1950, Francisco Fernández Ochoa ranks 334Before him are Bob Daisley, Fernando Pereira, Włodzimierz Cimoszewicz, Miguel Oviedo, Joseph Paul Franklin, and Andrea Riccardi. After him are Candida Royalle, Tapley Seaton, Seyla Benhabib, Rowan Williams, Gabriele Salvatores, and Paul Kossoff. Among people deceased in 2006, Francisco Fernández Ochoa ranks 231Before him are György Faludy, Gösta Löfgren, Kenneth Lay, Jeane Kirkpatrick, Tihomir Ognjanov, and Ondina Valla. After him are Valentin Muratov, Teresa Ciepły, Proof, Rajkumar, Lyuben Berov, and S. Yizhar.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Francisco Fernández Ochoa ranks 1,351 out of 2,595Before him are Ramón Encinas (1893), Marc Bartra (1991), Carmen Calvo Poyato (1957), Sergi Roberto (1992), Martí de Riquer i Morera (1914), and Millie Bobby Brown (2004). After him are Terenci Moix (1942), Juan Corzo (1873), Delio Rodríguez (1916), Marc Gené (1974), Simón Lecue (1912), and Isabel Pantoja (1956).

Among SKIERS In Spain

Among skiers born in Spain, Francisco Fernández Ochoa ranks 1After him are Blanca Fernández Ochoa (1963).