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Joseph Benz

1944 - 2021

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Joseph "Josef" or "Sepp" Benz (20 May 1944 – 5 February 2021) was a Swiss bobsledder who competed from the mid-1970s to the early 1980s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Benz has received more than 14,670 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Joseph Benz is the 422nd most popular athlete, the 440th most popular biography from Switzerland and the 2nd most popular Swiss Athlete.

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Among athletes, Joseph Benz ranks 422 out of 3,059Before him are Ivan Gubijan, Renate Stecher, Viljo Heino, Matt McGrath, Armas Toivonen, and Bill Carr. After him are Emiel Puttemans, Lyudmila Kondratyeva, Gunnar Sköld, Ricardo Delgado, Ted Meredith, and Marlies Göhr.

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Among people born in 1944, Joseph Benz ranks 412Before him are José Manuel García-Margallo, José Luis Lacunza Maestrojuán, Jill Tarter, Caleb Deschanel, Takeshi Ono, and Patrick Devedjian. After him are Said Musa, Andrew Loog Oldham, Monty Alexander, Nelson Prudêncio, Jean-François Stévenin, and Jon Hiseman. Among people deceased in 2021, Joseph Benz ranks 437Before him are Clarence Williams III, Patrick Juvet, Igor Nikulin, Murray Walker, Keri Hulme, and Christa Stubnick. After him are Cara Williams, Monte Hellman, William E. Thornton, Ryszard Szurkowski, Dani Shmulevich-Rom, and Markie Post.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Joseph Benz ranks 440 out of 876Before him are Johann Amman (1707), Pipilotti Rist (1962), Johann Jakob Breitinger (1701), Massimo Busacca (1969), Heinrich Schmid (1921), and Philipp Etter (1891). After him are Arnold Koller (1933), Kaspar Villiger (1941), Giuseppe Lepori (1902), Bernhard Hammer (1822), Johannes Baumann (1874), and Anton Allemann (1936).

Among ATHLETES In Switzerland

Among athletes born in Switzerland, Joseph Benz ranks 2Before him are Gabriela Andersen-Schiess (1945). After him are Konrad Stäheli (1931), Paul Martin (1901), Hermann Barrelet (1879), Werner Günthör (1961), Robert Alt (1927), Oswald Zappelli (1913), Karl Röderer (1868), Emil Kellenberger (1864), Gaston Strobino (1891), and Gottfried Diener (1926).