Karl Schranz

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Karl Schranz (born 18 November 1938) is a former champion alpine ski racer from Austria, one of the best of the 1960s and early 1970s. Born and raised in St. Anton, Tyrol, Schranz had a lengthy ski career, from 1957 to 1972. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karl Schranz has received more than 57,514 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Karl Schranz is the 15th most popular skier (up from 18th in 2019), the 663rd most popular biography from Austria (down from 546th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Austrian Skier.

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Among skiers, Karl Schranz ranks 15 out of 540Before him are Alberto Tomba, Erik Schinegger, Jiří Raška, Christl Cranz, Hanni Wenzel, and Josef Bradl. After him are Finn Christian Jagge, Franz Klammer, Annemarie Moser-Pröll, Hermann Maier, Galina Kulakova, and Marc Girardelli.

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Among people born in 1938, Karl Schranz ranks 279Before him are Ron Ely, Anatoly Marchenko, Bahram Beyzai, Ants Antson, Frans van der Lugt, and Paolo Romeo. After him are Leonid Zhabotinsky, Herman Daly, Timo Mäkinen, Sigitas Tamkevičius, Halit Akçatepe, and Roger Hunt.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Karl Schranz ranks 663 out of 1,075Before him are Josef Kriehuber (1800), Albert Ehrenstein (1886), Maurice Loewy (1833), Eugen Wüster (1898), Otto Herschmann (1877), and Liane Haid (1895). After him are Hans Hass (1919), Erich Eliskases (1913), Maria Lassnig (1919), Anton Schall (1907), Rodolphe Hiden (1909), and Ernst Rüdiger Starhemberg (1899).

Among SKIERS In Austria

Among skiers born in Austria, Karl Schranz ranks 3Before him are Toni Sailer (1935) and Erik Schinegger (1948). After him are Franz Klammer (1953), Annemarie Moser-Pröll (1953), Hermann Maier (1972), Marc Girardelli (1963), Egon Zimmermann (1939), Othmar Schneider (1928), Erika Mahringer (1924), Trude Beiser (1927), and Christl Haas (1943).