Jimmy Shea

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Jimmy Shea

James Edmound Shea Jr. (born June 10, 1968) is an American skeleton racer who won the gold medal at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City. Shea also was chosen by fellow athletes to recite the Athlete's Oath during the Opening Ceremonies. Along with his father, Jim Shea Sr., he passed the Olympic Torch to Cammi Granato and Picabo Street who then passed it to the 1980 U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jimmy Shea has received more than 41,671 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,685th most popular athlete.

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.16

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.28

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among athletes, Jimmy Shea ranks 1,758 out of 2,090Before him are Bernard Williams, Lashinda Demus, Sherone Simpson, Olesya Povh, Gabriella Szabó, and Marie-Josée Ta Lou. After him are Hisayoshi Harasawa, Aleen Bailey, Yuliya Zaripova, Wu Jingyu, Clarisse Agbegnenou, and Sylvia Jebiwott Kibet.

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Among people born in 1968, Jimmy Shea ranks 572Before him are Takahiro Endo, Hayato Okanaka, Stacey Augmon, Mark Tewksbury, James Dutton, and Naoki Hommachi. After him are Theresa Villiers, James Lankford, Kelly Ayotte, Katrina Adams, Duncan Armstrong, and Rebekah Brooks.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jimmy Shea ranks 11,533 out of 12,171Before him are Panda Bear (1978), Jan-Michael Gambill (1977), Earl Clark (1988), Joe Harris (1991), Aleksa Palladino (1980), and Greyson Chance (1997). After him are Wolfgang Van Halen (1991), Loren Bouchard (1969), Alexander Rossi (1991), Tay Zonday (1982), Thaddeus Young (1988), and James Storm (1977).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Jimmy Shea ranks 230Before him are Gary Reed (1981), Stephanie Brown Trafton (1979), Brianna Rollins-McNeal (1991), Dalilah Muhammad (1990), Bernard Williams (1978), and Lashinda Demus (1983). After him are Bershawn Jackson (1983), Andrew Howe (1985), DeeDee Trotter (1982), Derrick Brew (1977), Ryan Crouser (1992), and Lindsey Jacobellis (1985).