Lina Radke

1903 - 1983

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Karoline "Lina" Radke-Batschauer (18 October 1903 – 14 February 1983) was a German track and field athlete. She was the first Olympic champion in the 800m for women. Born as Lina Batschauer, she started competing in athletics at the age of 20. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lina Radke has received more than 38,018 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Lina Radke is the 134th most popular athlete (down from 121st in 2019), the 2,836th most popular biography from Germany (up from 2,895th in 2019) and the 11th most popular German Athlete.

Memorability Metrics

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.52

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.98

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Lina Radke has had the most page views in the with 7,342 views, followed by English (5,562), and Japanese (3,010). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Finnish (74.16%), Slovenian (58.40%), and Hebrew (56.60%)


Among athletes, Lina Radke ranks 134 out of 6,025Before her are Vladimír Dzurilla, Thomas Hicks, Gaston Reiff, Hubert Van Innis, Anatoliy Bondarchuk, and Waldemar Cierpinski. After her are Alfred Neuland, Kipchoge Keino, Paula Mollenhauer, Mamo Wolde, Francisco Lázaro, and Harrison Dillard.

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Among people born in 1903, Lina Radke ranks 141Before her are Bertrand de Jouvenel, Karl Fritzsch, Rensis Likert, Benjamin Spock, John Wyndham, and Guillermo Subiabre. After her are Dolores Costello, Matvey Blanter, Takiji Kobayashi, Ona Munson, Anne Revere, and Maria Giuseppa Robucci. Among people deceased in 1983, Lina Radke ranks 101Before her are Eric Hoffer, Roy Sullivan, Juan López Fontana, Maurice Bishop, Antonin Magne, and Ibrahim Abboud. After her are Raymond Massey, Yuri Levitan, Shūji Terayama, Zhang Daqian, Necip Fazıl Kısakürek, and Manuel Ferreira.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Lina Radke ranks 2,836 out of 7,253Before her are Frederick II, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg (1633), Sophie, Princess of Albania (1885), Princess Mathilde of Saxony (1863), Aloysia Weber (1760), Otto von Knobelsdorff (1886), and Ida Straus (1849). After her are Christoph von Dohnányi (1929), Ernst Otto Beckmann (1853), Ernest, Margrave of Baden-Durlach (1482), Countess Palatine Hedwig Elisabeth of Neuburg (1673), Magdalene Sibylle of Saxony (1617), and Joseph Clemens of Bavaria (1671).

Among ATHLETES In Germany

Among athletes born in Germany, Lina Radke ranks 11Before her are Fritz Hofmann (1871), Armin Hary (1937), Dora Ratjen (1918), Friedrich Traun (1876), Tilly Fleischer (1911), and Waldemar Cierpinski (1950). After her are Paula Mollenhauer (1908), Bernhard Lehmann (1948), Angela Voigt (1951), Gretel Bergmann (1914), Rosemarie Ackermann (1952), and Heike Drechsler (1964).