Iztok Puc

1966 - 2011

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Iztok Puc (14 September 1966 – 20 October 2011) was a Croatian-Slovenian handball player, who was one of the world's top players of the 1980s and 1990s. During his career he played professionally for Borac Banja Luka, Zagreb, Celje and Prule 67. He won a total of 18 domestic trophies. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Iztok Puc has received more than 41,200 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Iztok Puc is the 31st most popular handball player (down from 21st in 2019), the 102nd most popular biography from Slovenia (down from 94th in 2019) and the most popular Slovene Handball Player.

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Among handball players, Iztok Puc ranks 31 out of 305Before her are Thierry Omeyer, Anja Andersen, Irfan Smajlagić, Zdravko Zovko, Staffan Olsson, and Luc Abalo. After her are Jackson Richardson, Ola Lindgren, Mirza Džomba, Kiril Lazarov, Ólafur Stefánsson, and Daniel Narcisse.

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Among people born in 1966, Iztok Puc ranks 390Before her are Angela Visser, Jes Høgh, Luc Leblanc, Daniel Plaza, Simon Shelton, and Marcelo Gonçalves Costa Lopes. After her are Peter Tschentscher, Ljubčo Georgievski, Rok Petrovič, Alka Yagnik, Andy Richter, and Yanka Dyagileva. Among people deceased in 2011, Iztok Puc ranks 375Before her are Albertina Sisulu, Pavol Demitra, Mika Myllylä, Tom Aldredge, Frank Kameny, and Tomoko Kawakami. After her are Annie Easley, Sada Thompson, Laurie Hughes, Khamis Gaddafi, Peggy Rea, and Carl Robie.

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In Slovenia

Among people born in Slovenia, Iztok Puc ranks 102 out of 247Before her are Luka Dončić (1999), Gregor Fučka (1971), Branko Ilić (1983), Anton Rop (1960), Mateja Svet (1968), and Violeta Bulc (1964). After her are Rok Petrovič (1966), Miran Tepeš (1961), Jaka Lakovič (1978), Zlatan Ljubijankić (1983), Petra Majdič (1979), and Boštjan Cesar (1982).


Among handball players born in Slovenia, Iztok Puc ranks 1After her are Dragan Gajić (1984), Vid Kavtičnik (1984), and Blaž Janc (1996).