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Jean-Claude Killy

1943 - Today

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Jean-Claude Killy (born 30 August 1943) is a French former World Cup alpine ski racer. He dominated the sport in the late 1960s, and was a triple Olympic champion, winning the three alpine events at the 1968 Winter Olympics, becoming the most successful athlete there. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Claude Killy has received more than 449,525 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia. Jean-Claude Killy is the 4th most popular skier, the 1,384th most popular biography from France (up from 1,866th in 2019) and the most popular French Skier.

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  • 3.30

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Among skiers, Jean-Claude Killy ranks 4 out of 541Before him are Ingemar Stenmark, Matti Nykänen, and Toni Sailer. After him are Eddie the Eagle, Alberto Tomba, Bjørn Dæhlie, Birger Ruud, Sixten Jernberg, Hermann Maier, Annemarie Moser-Pröll, and Juha Mieto.

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Among people born in 1943, Jean-Claude Killy ranks 95Before him are Antonio Inoki, Conchata Ferrell, Ken Thompson, Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Alain de Benoist, and Piet Keizer. After him are Edie Sedgwick, Michael Palin, Jacques Laffite, Wanda Rutkiewicz, Eric Idle, and Thomas J. Sargent.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean-Claude Killy ranks 1,384 out of 6,011Before him are Anne Geneviève de Bourbon (1619), Humbert of Silva Candida (1000), Paul Bourget (1852), Roger Caillois (1913), Lazare Hoche (1768), and Charles IV, Duke of Lorraine (1604). After him are Coluche (1944), Louis Henri, Duke of Bourbon (1692), Pierre Cambronne (1770), Stephen, Count of Blois (1045), Grand Duchess Kira Kirillovna of Russia (1909), and Étienne Maurice Falconet (1716).

Among SKIERS In France

Among skiers born in France, Jean-Claude Killy ranks 1After him are Marielle Goitschel (1945), Émile Allais (1912), Henri Oreiller (1925), Christine Goitschel (1944), Léo Lacroix (1937), Annie Famose (1944), François Bonlieu (1937), Luc Alphand (1965), Michèle Jacot (1952), Régine Cavagnoud (1970), and Isabelle Mir (1949).