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Hans Theilig

1914 - 1976

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Hans Theilig (12 August 1914 in Hamburg – 6 October 1976) was a German field handball player who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics. He was part of the German field handball team, which won the gold medal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Theilig has received more than 10,172 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Hans Theilig is the 32nd most popular handball player (down from 23rd in 2019), the 4,817th most popular biography from Germany (down from 4,237th in 2019) and the 7th most popular German Handball Player.

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Among handball players, Hans Theilig ranks 32 out of 304Before him are Albin Vidović, Rudolf Stahl, Nora Mørk, Arpad Sterbik, Zdravko Zovko, and Kiril Lazarov. After him are Irfan Smajlagić, Daniel Narcisse, Tomas Svensson, Didier Dinart, Ólafur Stefánsson, and Luc Abalo.

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Among people born in 1914, Hans Theilig ranks 348Before him are Ward Kimball, Akhtar Hameed Khan, Sylvi Saimo, Sam Hanks, Forrest Towns, and Clayton Moore. After him are Carlo Biagi, Jack Medica, Andrea Leeds, Begum Akhtar, Hank Snow, and Josh White. Among people deceased in 1976, Hans Theilig ranks 225Before him are Henri Eberhardt, Miriam Cooper, Sid James, Carlo Mattrel, Hugo Wieslander, and Alexandru Cuedan. After him are Rupert Davies, Tadeusz Friedrich, Sybil Thorndike, Renata Viganò, Alfredo Pitto, and Károly Takács.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hans Theilig ranks 4,817 out of 6,142Before him are Volker Weidler (1962), José Holebas (1984), Josef Bierbichler (1948), Volker Beck (1960), Dieter Eilts (1964), and Jürgen Vogel (1968). After him are Wolfgang Fahrian (1941), Timo Hildebrand (1979), Georg Hackl (1966), Hans Pflügler (1960), Wolfgang Tillmans (1968), and Erwin Sellering (1949).


Among handball players born in Germany, Hans Theilig ranks 7Before him are Edgar Reinhardt (1914), Wilhelm Brinkmann (1910), Wilhelm Baumann (1912), Karl Kreutzberg (1912), Georg Dascher (1911), and Rudolf Stahl (1912). After him are Henning Fritz (1974), Uwe Gensheimer (1986), Silvio Heinevetter (1984), Pascal Hens (1980), Patrick Wiencek (1989), and Andreas Wolff (1991).