Heike Drechsler

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Heike Drechsler

Heike Gabriela Drechsler (German pronunciation: [ˈhaɪkə ɡabʁiˈeːlaː ˈdʁɛkslɐ]; née Daute; born 16 December 1964) is a German former track and field athlete who represented East Germany and later Germany. One of the most successful long jumpers of all-time, she is a former world record holder and ranks third on the all-time list with her legal best of 7.48 metres in 1988. Her marginally wind-assisted jump of 7.63 metres (+2.1) in 1992 at altitude in Sestriere, is still the furthest a woman has ever long jumped. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heike Drechsler has received more than 183,368 page views. Her biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 302nd most popular athlete.

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Among athletes, Heike Drechsler ranks 304 out of 2,090Before her are Margitta Gummel, Alexandre Tuffère, Franjo Mihalić, Roman Steinberg, Galina Zybina, and Pat McDonald. After her are Márta Rudas, Veikko Kankkonen, Johnny Hayes, Ferdinand Bie, Arthur Russell, and Don Thompson.

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Among people born in 1964, Heike Drechsler ranks 146Before her are Lorenzo Staelens, Amber Lynn, Miloslav Mečíř, Johnny Herbert, Toni Polster, and Bret Easton Ellis. After her are Vreni Schneider, Christopher Eccleston, David Morrissey, Barry Bonds, Kaspar Capparoni, and Anne Applebaum.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Heike Drechsler ranks 2,730 out of 3,763Before her are Hansi Müller (1957), Margitta Gummel (1941), Marie Luise Kaschnitz (1901), Jean-Marc Barr (1960), İlkay Gündoğan (1990), and Rolf Hoppe (1930). After her are Gustav Schuft (1878), Gustav Karl Wilhelm Hermann Karsten (1817), Bernhard Cullmann (1949), Uwe Bein (1960), Otto Schily (1932), and Nuri Şahin (1988).

Among ATHLETES In Germany

Among athletes born in Germany, Heike Drechsler ranks 16Before her are Jürgen Schult (1960), Wolfgang Nordwig (1943), Karl Hein (1908), Hans Günter Winkler (1926), Lina Radke (1903), and Margitta Gummel (1941). After her are Karin Balzer (1938), Elfriede Kaun (1914), Renate Stecher (1950), Andreas Krieger (1965), Marlies Göhr (1958), and Angela Voigt (1951).

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