Helena Nordheim

1903 - 1943

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Helena "Lea" Nordheim (1 August 1903 – 2 July 1943) was a Dutch gymnast. She won the gold medal as a member of the Dutch gymnastics team at the 1928 Summer Olympics in her native Amsterdam.Nordheim was born in Amsterdam and died in the Sobibor extermination camp. As a Jew, she was sent to Westerbork concentration camp in June 1943. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Helena Nordheim has received more than 38,334 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Helena Nordheim is the 42nd most popular gymnast (up from 45th in 2019), the 650th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 573rd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Dutch Gymnast.

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Among gymnasts, Helena Nordheim ranks 42 out of 181Before her are Helena Rakoczy, Heikki Savolainen, Alina Kabaeva, Carl Albert Andersen, Konrad Frey, and Giorgio Zampori. After her are Valentin Muratov, Hugo Jahnke, Arvid Holmberg, George Eyser, Yuri Titov, and Noël Bas.

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Among people born in 1903, Helena Nordheim ranks 234Before her are Ferdinand Adams, Otto von Porat, George Koltanowski, M. King Hubbert, Bernard Leene, and Jeanette MacDonald. After her are Olav Sunde, Diógenes Lara, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Elisha Cook Jr., Ali Sastroamidjojo, and Malcolm Muggeridge. Among people deceased in 1943, Helena Nordheim ranks 147Before her are Ioannis Persakis, Wilhelm Geiger, Beatrice Webb, Akilles Järvinen, Marsden Hartley, and Lajos Werkner. After her are Alice Tegnér, Willoughby Hamilton, Dudley Pound, Alastair Windsor, 2nd Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, Rupert Julian, and Peider Lansel.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Helena Nordheim ranks 650 out of 1,209Before her are Karen Mulder (1970), Henriette Roland Holst (1869), Bernard Leene (1903), Hakim Ziyech (1993), Ernie Brandts (1956), and Winston Bogarde (1970). After her are Gerrie Knetemann (1951), Bep van Klaveren (1907), Ed de Goey (1966), Corine Rottschäfer (1938), Richard Krajicek (1971), and Bas van Fraassen (1941).

Among GYMNASTS In Netherlands

Among gymnasts born in Netherlands, Helena Nordheim ranks 2Before her are Estella Agsteribbe (1909). After her are Epke Zonderland (1986), Yuri van Gelder (1983), and Sanne Wevers (1991).