Khristo Markov

1965 - Today

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Khristo Ganchev Markov (Bulgarian: Христо Ганчев Мaрков; born 27 January 1965, in Dimitrovgrad) is a former triple jumper from Bulgaria, best known for becoming Olympic champion in 1988. He also won the European and world championships. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Khristo Markov has received more than 31,441 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Khristo Markov is the 1,459th most popular athlete (up from 1,607th in 2019), the 240th most popular biography from Bulgaria (up from 256th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Bulgarian Athlete.

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  • 31k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 44.18

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Khristo Markovs by language

Over the past year Khristo Markov has had the most page views in the with 5,722 views, followed by English (3,538), and Italian (809). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Norwegian (Nynorsk) (88.84%), Egyptian Arabic (68.85%), and Armenian (66.67%)


Among athletes, Khristo Markov ranks 1,459 out of 6,025Before him are Bertalan Papp, Antonio Spallino, Hubert Stevens, Jack Cameron, Shunpei Uto, and Nick Winter. After him are João Carlos de Oliveira, Norair Nurikyan, Mária Gulácsy, Juris Silovs, Emilio Lunghi, and Paul Günther.

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Among people born in 1965, Khristo Markov ranks 357Before him are Bas Rutten, Radion Gataullin, Choi Dae-shik, Richard Cheese, Don Frye, and Michael Wong. After him are Ted King, Anders Limpar, Manuel Mejuto González, Wallace Langham, Albert Sánchez Piñol, and Georgios Bartzokas.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Khristo Markov ranks 240 out of 415Before him are Georgi Gospodinov (1968), Dimitar Stanchov (1863), Katya Paskaleva (1945), Aleksandar Tomov (1949), Zlatko Yankov (1966), and Martin Petrov (1979). After him are Norair Nurikyan (1948), Boris Nikolov (1929), Zhivko Gospodinov (1957), Stiliyan Petrov (1979), Reneta Indzhova (1953), and Ruja Ignatova (1980).

Among ATHLETES In Bulgaria

Among athletes born in Bulgaria, Khristo Markov ranks 9Before him are Naim Süleymanoğlu (1967), Magdalena Georgieva (1962), Yordanka Blagoeva (1947), Mariya Petkova (1950), Diana Yorgova (1942), and Yordanka Donkova (1961). After him are Norair Nurikyan (1948), Boris Nikolov (1929), Mikhail Zhelev (1943), Petar Petrov (1955), Ginka Zagorcheva (1958), and Halil Mutlu (1973).