BASKETBALL PLAYER

Krešimir Ćosić

1948 - 1995

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Krešimir "Krešo" Ćosić (Croatian pronunciation: [krěʃimir t͡ɕɔ̌ːsit͡ɕ]; 26 November 1948 – 25 May 1995) was a Croatian professional basketball player and coach. He was a collegiate All-American at Brigham Young University. He revolutionized basketball in Yugoslavia and was the first basketball player in the world to play all five positions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Krešimir Ćosić has received more than 206,404 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Krešimir Ćosić is the 25th most popular basketball player (down from 13th in 2019), the 80th most popular biography from Croatia (down from 77th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Croatian Basketball Player.

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Among BASKETBALL PLAYERS

Among basketball players, Krešimir Ćosić ranks 25 out of 1,264Before him are Bob Cousy, John Havlicek, Charles Barkley, George Mikan, Hakeem Olajuwon, and Sergei Belov. After him are Uljana Semjonova, Elgin Baylor, John Stockton, Bob Pettit, Dražen Dalipagić, and Arvydas Sabonis.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1948, Krešimir Ćosić ranks 108Before him are Toshio Suzuki, Pedro López, Nick Drake, Christa McAuliffe, Alia Al-Hussein, and Rubén Blades. After him are Edwige Fenech, Mark Phillips, Hartmut Michel, Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck, Lars Lagerbäck, and Joschka Fischer. Among people deceased in 1995, Krešimir Ćosić ranks 78Before him are Chen Yun, Eileen Chang, Alfred Eisenstaedt, Georges J. F. Köhler, James Herriot, and Eazy-E. After him are Srinagarindra, Madalyn Murray O'Hair, Sicco Mansholt, Princess Caroline-Mathilde of Denmark, Kingsley Amis, and J. Presper Eckert.

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In Croatia

Among people born in Croatia, Krešimir Ćosić ranks 80 out of 518Before him are Francesco Laurana (1430), Branko Zebec (1929), Petar Zrinski (1621), Tuone Udaina (1821), Siniša Mihajlović (1969), and Goran Hadžić (1958). After him are Neda Ukraden (1950), Mario Mandžukić (1986), Ante Starčević (1823), Benedetto Cotrugli (1416), Arsen Dedić (1938), and Dubravka Ugrešić (1949).

Among BASKETBALL PLAYERS In Croatia

Among basketball players born in Croatia, Krešimir Ćosić ranks 2Before him are Dražen Petrović (1964). After him are Toni Kukoč (1968), Dino Rađa (1967), Aleksandar Petrović (1959), Stojko Vranković (1964), Andro Knego (1956), Peja Stojaković (1977), Velimir Perasović (1965), Žan Tabak (1970), Arijan Komazec (1970), and Mihovil Nakić (1955).