Jean Bouin

1888 - 1914

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Alexandre François Étienne Jean Bouin (French: [bwɛ̃]; 21 December 1888 – 29 September 1914) was a French middle-distance runner. He competed in the 1500m at the 1908 Olympics and the 5000m at the 1912 Olympics. He won a silver medal in the 5000m in 1912, behind Hannes Kolehmainen. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Bouin has received more than 25,094 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Jean Bouin is the 367th most popular athlete (up from 397th in 2019), the 3,639th most popular biography from France (down from 3,148th in 2019) and the 8th most popular French Athlete.

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Among athletes, Jean Bouin ranks 367 out of 3,055. Before him are Józef Szmidt, Asafa Powell, Frank Wykoff, Harry Porter, Netti Witziers-Timmer, and Sándor Rozsnyói. After him are Heikki Liimatainen, Carlo Agostoni, Dominik Hašek, Jonathan Edwards, Alexandros Chalkokondylis, and Miltiadis Gouskos.

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Among people born in 1888, Jean Bouin ranks 158Before him are Edith Evans, Alfred Landé, Albert Kluyver, Marietta Shaginyan, Marie Rambert, and Juan Antonio Ríos. After him are Margarita Xirgu, Ernesto Ruffini, José Eustasio Rivera, Seán Lester, Edward Cook, and Kaarlo Koskelo. Among people deceased in 1914, Jean Bouin ranks 95Before him are Carl Chun, Jules Lemaître, Józef Chełmoński, Altaf Hussain Hali, Anselmo Lorenzo, and Christopher Cradock. After him are Eugenio Montero Ríos, Joshua Chamberlain, Jakub Arbes, John Philip Holland, Daniel De Leon, and Margaret E. Knight.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean Bouin ranks 3,639 out of 5,234. Before him are Marcel Artelesa (1938), Michael Vartan (1968), Palisot de Beauvois (1752), Marguerite Broquedis (1893), Mathé Altéry (1927), and Alain Boghossian (1970). After him are Gérard de Vaucouleurs (1918), Hans van den Broek (1936), Julie Dreyfus (1966), Jacques Labillardière (1755), Henri Dutrochet (1776), and Hatem Ben Arfa (1987).

Among ATHLETES In France

Among athletes born in France, Jean Bouin ranks 8Before him are Micheline Ostermeyer (1922), Géo André (1889), Albin Lermusiaux (1874), Christian d'Oriola (1928), Joanni Perronet (1877), and Émile Champion (1879). After him are Colette Besson (1946), Martin Fourcade (1988), Maurice Schilles (1888), Anne-Marie Colchen (1925), Anni Steuer (1913), and Michel Jazy (1936).