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Letesenbet Gidey

1998 - Today

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Letesenbet Gidey (Tigrinya: ለተሰንበት ግደይ, born 20 March 1998) is an Ethiopian long-distance runner who holds three world records plus one world best. A 10,000 metres 2020 Tokyo Olympic bronze medallist at the World Athletics Championships, she won the silver medal in the event in 2019 and gold in 2022. Letesenbet holds the current world records for the 5000 metres, 10,000 metres, and half marathon, which she set in October 2020, June 2021 and October 2021, respectively. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Letesenbet Gidey has received more than 211,948 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Letesenbet Gidey is the 3,087th most popular athlete, the 66th most popular biography from Ethiopia and the 27th most popular Ethiopian Athlete.

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    Languages Editions (L)

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    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ATHLETES

Among athletes, Letesenbet Gidey ranks 3,087 out of 3,059Before her are Krisztina Fazekas-Zur, Daumants Dreiškens, Carlos Pérez, Christina Schwanitz, Jaakko Tallus, and Manuela Lutze. After her are Alessio Sartori, Julia Dujmovits, Anne-Marie Rindom, Kim Turner, Danil Burkenya, and Yuliya Chermoshanskaya.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1998, Letesenbet Gidey ranks 195Before her are Jhon Lucumí, Filippo Tortu, Natalia Kaczmarek, Calvin Stengs, Zhang Yufei, and Óscar Gil. After her are Anders Dreyer, Jordan Lotomba, Ema Klinec, Markus Schubert, Nadav Guedj, and Riho Sayashi.

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In Ethiopia

Among people born in Ethiopia, Letesenbet Gidey ranks 66 out of 89Before her are Lelisa Desisa (1990), Tiki Gelana (1987), Million Wolde (1979), Sofia Assefa (1987), Sileshi Sihine (1983), and Ejegayehu Dibaba (1982). After her are Abeba Aregawi (1990), Tesfaye Tola (1974), Tsgabu Grmay (1991), Berhane Adere (1973), Mare Dibaba (1989), and Saladin Said (1988).

Among ATHLETES In Ethiopia

Among athletes born in Ethiopia, Letesenbet Gidey ranks 27Before her are Lelisa Desisa (1990), Tiki Gelana (1987), Million Wolde (1979), Sofia Assefa (1987), Sileshi Sihine (1983), and Ejegayehu Dibaba (1982). After her are Abeba Aregawi (1990), Tesfaye Tola (1974), Berhane Adere (1973), Mare Dibaba (1989), Feyisa Lilesa (1990), and Mohammed Aman (1994).