Jonathan Edwards

1966 - Today

Jonathan Edwards

Jonathan David Edwards, (born 10 May 1966) is a British former triple jumper. He is an Olympic, World, Commonwealth and European champion, and has held the world record in the event since 1995. Following his retirement as an athlete, Edwards has worked as a sports (primarily athletics) commentator and presenter for BBC television. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jonathan Edwards has received more than 100,056 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 318th most popular athlete.

Memorability Metrics

  • 100k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.51

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.13

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.36

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among athletes, Jonathan Edwards ranks 320 out of 2,090Before him are Mel Sheppard, Percy Williams, Fauja Singh, Elfriede Kaun, Elżbieta Krzesińska, and Armas Toivonen. After him are Tamara Tyshkevich, Henry Carr, Julius Saaristo, Vladimir Melanin, Yvette Williams, and Zdzisław Krzyszkowiak.

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Among people born in 1966, Jonathan Edwards ranks 117Before him are Gary Dourdan, Alexander Khalifman, Anna Rita Del Piano, Kentaro Miura, Deborah Kara Unger, and Cheb Mami. After him are Freddy Rincón, James Gunn, Roberto Sensini, Miroslav Đukić, Tom Henning Øvrebø, and Nuno Bettencourt.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jonathan Edwards ranks 2,699 out of 5,347Before him are Thomas Dekker (1572), Robert W. Paul (1869), Edmund Gwenn (1877), John Hick (1922), Len Deighton (1929), and Ben Barnes (1981). After him are Peter Phillips (1977), Michael Apted (1941), Ian McDonald (1946), Neil Aspinall (1941), Hugh Bonneville (1963), and Clint Mansell (1963).

Among ATHLETES In United Kingdom

Among athletes born in United Kingdom, Jonathan Edwards ranks 14Before him are Alfred Tysoe (1874), Harold Abrahams (1899), Charles Bennett (1870), George Larner (1875), Tommy Hampson (1907), and John Rimmer (1878). After him are Dorian Yates (1962), Edwin Flack (1873), John Ainsworth-Davis (1895), Norman Read (1931), Guy Butler (null), and Wyndham Halswelle (1882).