Frank Zane

1942 - Today

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Frank Zane (born June 28, 1942) is an American retired professional bodybuilder and author. He is a three-time Mr. Olympia, and his physique is considered one of the greatest in the history of bodybuilding due to his meticulous focus on symmetry and proportion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frank Zane has received more than 1,483,983 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Frank Zane is the 47th most popular athlete (down from 43rd in 2019), the 2,258th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,164th in 2019) and the 18th most popular American Athlete.

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Among athletes, Frank Zane ranks 47 out of 3,055Before him are Jan Železný, Vasily Alekseyev, Eddie Eagan, Tommie Smith, Ville Ritola, and Shizo Kanakuri. After him are Larry Scott, Florence Griffith Joyner, Thomas Hicks, Mark Phillips, Parry O'Brien, and Hans Woellke.

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Among people born in 1942, Frank Zane ranks 148Before him are Michael Jackson, David Bradley, Rei Kawakubo, Evaristo Carvalho, Britt Ekland, and Takao Nishiyama. After him are Piers Courage, Bill Conti, Rupert Sheldrake, Jean-Pierre Jabouille, Michel Fourniret, and Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Frank Zane ranks 2,258 out of 15,968Before him are J. Michael Bishop (1936), Elias Howe (1819), Thomas P. Stafford (1930), Tom Ford (1961), Damon Wayans (1960), and Tito Puente (1923). After him are William Le Baron Jenney (1832), Bill Conti (1942), King C. Gillette (1855), Freddie King (1934), Chris Noth (1954), and Dean Cain (1966).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Frank Zane ranks 18Before him are Ellery Harding Clark (1874), Alvin Kraenzlein (1876), Irving Baxter (1876), Ronnie Coleman (1964), Eddie Eagan (1897), and Tommie Smith (1944). After him are Larry Scott (1938), Florence Griffith Joyner (1959), Parry O'Brien (1932), Archie Hahn (1880), Robert Garrett (1875), and Jim Thorpe (1887).