Karin Balzer

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Karin Balzer

Karin Balzer (née Richert; 5 June 1938 – 17 December 2019) was an East German hurdler who competed in the 80 m hurdles event at the 1960, 1964 and 1968 Olympics, and in the 100 m hurdles in 1972. She won a gold medal in 1964 and a bronze in 1972, while finishing fifth in 1968. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karin Balzer has received more than 21,209 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 309th most popular athlete.

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Among athletes, Karin Balzer ranks 311 out of 2,090Before her are Márta Rudas, Veikko Kankkonen, Johnny Hayes, Ferdinand Bie, Arthur Russell, and Don Thompson. After her are Norbert Schemansky, Galina Bystrova, Mel Sheppard, Percy Williams, Fauja Singh, and Elfriede Kaun.

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Among people born in 1938, Karin Balzer ranks 272Before her are Tang Jiaxuan, Vyacheslav Ivanov, Theodoros Pangalos, Alan Dershowitz, Lyudmila Petrushevskaya, and Herman Daly. After her are Paul Morrissey, Madge Sinclair, Simone de Oliveira, Huang Ju, José Torres, and Stephen Breyer.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Karin Balzer ranks 2,749 out of 3,763Before her are Heinrich von Brentano (1904), Thomas Nast (1840), Eberhard Weber (1940), Siegfried Marcus (1831), Stanislaus Kobierski (1910), and Ludwig Mond (1839). After her are Theo Lingen (1903), Botho Strauß (1944), Corinna Harfouch (1954), Jürgen Croy (1946), Elfriede Kaun (1914), and Lukas Foss (null).

Among ATHLETES In Germany

Among athletes born in Germany, Karin Balzer ranks 17Before her are Wolfgang Nordwig (1943), Karl Hein (1908), Hans Günter Winkler (1926), Lina Radke (1903), Margitta Gummel (1941), and Heike Drechsler (1964). After her are Elfriede Kaun (1914), Renate Stecher (1950), Andreas Krieger (1965), Marlies Göhr (1958), Angela Voigt (1951), and Ulf Timmermann (1962).

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