Helen Stephens

1918 - 1994

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Helen Herring Stephens (February 3, 1918 – January 17, 1994) was an American athlete and a double Olympic champion in 1936. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Helen Stephens has received more than 200,755 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Helen Stephens is the 285th most popular athlete (down from 171st in 2019), the 4,854th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,244th in 2019) and the 65th most popular American Athlete.

Memorability Metrics

  • 200k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 50.85

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.62

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Helen Stephens by language

Over the past year Helen Stephens has had the most page views in the with 18,440 views, followed by German (3,240), and Polish (1,870). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Slovenian (76.71%), Swedish (60.76%), and Malagasy (59.19%)


Among athletes, Helen Stephens ranks 285 out of 6,025Before her are Władysław Kozakiewicz, Henry Eriksson, Mildred McDaniel, Mihaela Peneș, Lauri Virtanen, and Rafer Johnson. After her are Virgilijus Alekna, Duje Bonačić, Netti Witziers-Timmer, Rhadi Ben Abdesselam, Konstantinos Tsiklitiras, and Karl Hein.

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Among people born in 1918, Helen Stephens ranks 167Before her are Cornell Capa, Zakaria Mohieddin, Alfréd Wetzler, Hermann Zapf, Pyotr Masherov, and Venetia Burney. After her are Meir Vilner, Ted Post, Hank Jones, Gottfried von Einem, Max Merkel, and Antonio Janigro. Among people deceased in 1994, Helen Stephens ranks 186Before her are Robert Jungk, Vladimir Melanin, Ivan Sidorenko, Luis Donaldo Colosio, Carmen McRae, and Phoumi Vongvichit. After her are Maximilian von Edelsheim, Erich Buschenhagen, Ștefan Dobay, Carlos Lleras Restrepo, Jānis Krūmiņš, and Nicky Hopkins.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Helen Stephens ranks 4,854 out of 20,380Before her are Levon Helm (1940), Justin Theroux (1971), Sam Wanamaker (1919), Chester Thompson (1948), MC Hammer (1962), and Haddon Sundblom (1899). After her are Michael Weatherly (1968), Alexander H. Stephens (1812), Richard Lynch (1940), Oliver Kirk (1884), Chris Carter (1956), and Fay Bainter (1893).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Helen Stephens ranks 65Before her are Ed Ablowich (1913), Harold Osborn (1899), William Hoyt (1875), Alice Coachman (1923), Mildred McDaniel (1933), and Rafer Johnson (1935). After her are Albert Tyler (1872), Jackie Joyner-Kersee (1962), Henry Russell (1904), Ethel Catherwood (1908), Don Bragg (1935), and Bob King (1906).