Frankie Fredericks

1967 - Today

Frankie Fredericks

Frank "Frankie" Fredericks (born 2 October 1967) is a former track and field athlete from Namibia. Running in the 100 metres and 200 metres, he won four silver medals at the Olympic Games (two in 1992 and two in 1996), making him Namibia's so far only Olympic medalist. He also won gold medals at the World Championships, World Indoor Championships, All-Africa Games and Commonwealth Games. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frankie Fredericks has received more than 225,972 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 528th most popular athlete.

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Among athletes, Frankie Fredericks ranks 527 out of 2,090Before him are Martina Hellmann, Hussein Ahmed Salah, Annegret Richter, Randy Barnes, Pat McCormick, and Abelardo Olivier. After him are Dainis Kūla, Karel Lismont, Mike Larrabee, Cy Young, Udo Beyer, and Gordon Pirie.

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Among people born in 1967, Frankie Fredericks ranks 198Before him are Brooke Smith, Joshua Bell, Meho Kodro, Aslı Erdoğan, Saeed Al-Owairan, and Suman Pokhrel. After him are Jón Gnarr, Tommy Gunn, Sam Harris, Julio Dely Valdés, Pavel Badea, and Edu Manga.

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In Namibia

Among people born in Namibia, Frankie Fredericks ranks 7 out of 11Before him are Sam Nujoma (1929), Nǃxau ǂToma (1944), Hifikepunye Pohamba (1936), Hage Geingob (1941), Nahas Angula (1943), and Saara Kuugongelwa (1967). After him are Behati Prinsloo (1988), Collin Benjamin (1978), Percy Montgomery (1974), and Michelle McLean (1972).