Larry Scott

1938 - 2014

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Larry Dee Scott (October 12, 1938 – March 8, 2014), nicknamed "The Legend" and "The Golden Boy," was an American IFBB professional bodybuilder. He won the inaugural 1965 Mr. Olympia competition and defended the crown at the 1966 Mr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Larry Scott has received more than 17,627 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Larry Scott is the 48th most popular athlete (down from 35th in 2019), the 2,299th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,954th in 2019) and the 19th most popular American Athlete.

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Among athletes, Larry Scott ranks 48 out of 3,055Before him are Vasily Alekseyev, Eddie Eagan, Tommie Smith, Ville Ritola, Shizo Kanakuri, and Frank Zane. After him are Florence Griffith Joyner, Thomas Hicks, Mark Phillips, Parry O'Brien, Hans Woellke, and Eric Liddell.

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Among people born in 1938, Larry Scott ranks 129Before him are Sidi Ould Cheikh Abdallahi, Hermann Nitsch, Patrick Bauchau, Marien Ngouabi, Cabu, and Aslan Abashidze. After him are Keith O'Brien, Jean-Loup Chrétien, Moshoeshoe II of Lesotho, Arsen Dedić, David Lane, and Shotaro Ishinomori. Among people deceased in 2014, Larry Scott ranks 104Before him are Riz Ortolani, Huber Matos, Richard Bull, Carlo Bergonzi, Tommy Ramone, and Manitas de Plata. After him are Ken Takakura, Malcolm Glazer, Nicholas Romanov, Prince of Russia, Sabah, Mário Coluna, and Ana María Matute.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Larry Scott ranks 2,299 out of 15,968Before him are Eazy-E (1964), John G. Thompson (1932), Sam Rockwell (1968), Bernard Malamud (1914), Ub Iwerks (1901), and Christa McAuliffe (1948). After him are Matthew Ridgway (1895), Michael J. Smith (1945), Max Baer (1909), Joe Pass (1929), James Tolkan (1931), and Piper Laurie (1932).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Larry Scott ranks 19Before him are Alvin Kraenzlein (1876), Irving Baxter (1876), Ronnie Coleman (1964), Eddie Eagan (1897), Tommie Smith (1944), and Frank Zane (1942). After him are Florence Griffith Joyner (1959), Parry O'Brien (1932), Archie Hahn (1880), Robert Garrett (1875), Jim Thorpe (1887), and Thomas Curtis (1873).