George Kojac

1910 - 1996

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George Harold Kojac (March 2, 1910 – May 28, 1996) was an American competition swimmer, two-time Olympic champion, and former world record-holder in two events. Kojac represented the United States at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. As a member of the winning U.S. team in the 4×200-meter freestyle relay, he received a gold medal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Kojac has received more than 19,611 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). George Kojac is the 24th most popular swimmer (up from 41st in 2019), the 6,371st most popular biography from United States (down from 6,037th in 2019) and the 9th most popular American Swimmer.

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Among swimmers, George Kojac ranks 24 out of 392Before him are Marie Braun, Yoshiyuki Tsuruta, Galina Prozumenshchikova, Alexander Popov, Greta Andersen, and George Hodgson. After him are Ferenc Csik, Clarke Scholes, Shigeo Arai, Helene Madison, Đurđica Bjedov, and Hilde Schrader.

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Among people born in 1910, George Kojac ranks 235Before him are Mary Lou Williams, Ralph Metcalfe, Duncan McNaughton, Gyula Kállai, Vladas Mikėnas, and Katalin Karády. After him are Heitor Canalli, John Hammond, George C. Homans, György Faludy, Robert Buron, and Algisto Lorenzato. Among people deceased in 1996, George Kojac ranks 201Before him are Hrant Shahinyan, Bernhard Klodt, Vagn Holmboe, Audrey Munson, Viktor Konovalenko, and Walter M. Miller Jr.. After him are Inger Jacobsen, Mark Lenard, Anni Steuer, McLean Stevenson, Yun Chi-young, and William Colby.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Kojac ranks 6,371 out of 15,968Before him are Charles Carroll of Carrollton (1737), Colleen Camp (1953), Irvin McDowell (1818), Jesse Tyler Ferguson (1975), William Cameron Menzies (1896), and Walter M. Miller Jr. (1923). After him are Michael Behe (1952), Emma Smith (1804), Blind Blake (1893), Lucius Shepard (1943), Suzanne Somers (1946), and Stephanie Seymour (1968).

Among SWIMMERS In United States

Among swimmers born in United States, George Kojac ranks 9Before him are Michael Phelps (1985), Gertrude Ederle (1905), Don Schollander (1946), Ann Curtis (1926), Ethelda Bleibtrey (1902), and Charles Daniels (1885). After him are Clarke Scholes (1930), Helene Madison (1913), Matt Biondi (1965), Bill Smith (1924), Aileen Riggin (1906), and Albina Osipowich (1911).