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Krisztina Egerszegi

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Krisztina Egerszegi (Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈkristinɒ ˈɛɡɛrsɛɡi]; born 16 August 1974) is a Hungarian former world record holding swimmer and one of the greatest Hungarian Olympic champions of the modern era. She is a three-time Olympian (1988, 1992 and 1996) and five-time Olympic champion; and one of four individuals (Dawn Fraser, Michael Phelps and Katie Ledecky being the other three) to have ever won the same swimming event at three consecutive Summer Olympics. She is the first female swimmer to win five individual Olympic gold medals.Egerszegi held the world record in the long-course 200 m backstroke for almost 17 years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Krisztina Egerszegi has received more than 167,183 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia. Krisztina Egerszegi is the 77th most popular swimmer (down from 76th in 2019), the 662nd most popular biography from Hungary (down from 554th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Hungarian Swimmer.

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Among swimmers, Krisztina Egerszegi ranks 77 out of 392Before her are Lynn Burke, Ada Kok, Adelaide Lambert, Jack Medica, Katinka Hosszú, and Joan Harrison. After her are Wally Ris, Felipe Muñoz, Anthony Nesty, Fanny Durack, Gunnar Larsson, and Andrea Pollack.

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Among people born in 1974, Krisztina Egerszegi ranks 260Before her are Jemaine Clement, Meg White, Hichem Mechichi, Rasheed Wallace, J Dilla, and David Faustino. After her are Stephen Merchant, Kōji Wada, Christopher Gorham, Randall Park, Pablo Pineda, and Lezley Zen.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, Krisztina Egerszegi ranks 662 out of 866Before her are Katalin Vad (1980), Gergely Karácsony (1975), Ilona Massey (1910), Ernő Goldfinger (1902), Mya Diamond (1981), and Mihály Hesz (1943). After her are Péter Gulácsi (1990), Ferenc Németh (1936), Tibor Pézsa (1935), Emese Hunyady (1966), Magda Gabor (1915), and Ferenc Kocsis (1953).

Among SWIMMERS In Hungary

Among swimmers born in Hungary, Krisztina Egerszegi ranks 9Before her are Katalin Szőke (1935), Ferenc Csik (1913), Judit Temes (1930), Ilona Novák (1925), Valéria Gyenge (1933), and Katinka Hosszú (1989). After her are László Cseh (1985), Andrea Gyarmati (1954), Tamás Darnyi (1967), Zoltán Verrasztó (1956), Sándor Wladár (1963), and Károly Güttler (1968).