Lis Hartel

1921 - 2009

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Lis Hartel (March 14, 1921 – February 12, 2009) was an equestrian from Denmark. She was originally coached by her mother, Else Holst, but began to be coached by professional horseman Gunnar Andersen when she became nationally competitive.She was the Danish dressage champion in 1943 and 1944. In September 1944 at age 23 she contracted polio, which permanently paralyzed her below the knees, as well as affecting her arms and hands. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lis Hartel has received more than 33,675 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Lis Hartel is the 331st most popular athlete, the 389th most popular biography from Denmark and the 6th most popular Danish Athlete.

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Among athletes, Lis Hartel ranks 331 out of 3,055Before her are Delfo Cabrera, Angela Voigt, Arnold Luhaäär, Imre Németh, Hicham El Guerrouj, and Rosa Mota. After her are William Porter, Adolf Wiklund, Władysław Komar, Lillian Copeland, Yrjö Nikkanen, and Tamara Bykova.

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Among people born in 1921, Lis Hartel ranks 256Before her are Carol Channing, Edvard Mirzoyan, Roberto Tucci, Carlo Parola, Joe Fagan, and Betty Hutton. After her are Adolf Wiklund, Harold Agnew, Jeanne Demessieux, Steve Allen, Herb Ellis, and Ferenc Karinthy. Among people deceased in 2009, Lis Hartel ranks 208Before her are Tomislav Crnković, Willem Johan Kolff, Edmund Purdom, Barry Flanagan, Charlie Mariano, and Ron Silver. After her are Glenn Davis, Marilyn French, Norbert Eschmann, Anselmo Duarte, Jan Kaplický, and Hirotugu Akaike.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Lis Hartel ranks 389 out of 783Before her are Ole Beich (1955), Richard Martin West (1941), Gitte Hænning (1946), Ludvig Holstein-Holsteinborg (1815), Pia Kjærsgaard (1947), and Albert Küchler (1803). After her are Klaus Rifbjerg (1931), Ludvig Mylius-Erichsen (1872), Ari Behn (1972), Else Alfelt (1910), Thomas Gravesen (1976), and Ole Madsen (1934).

Among ATHLETES In Denmark

Among athletes born in Denmark, Lis Hartel ranks 6Before her are Viggo Jensen (1874), Eugen Schmidt (1862), Edgar Aabye (1865), Charles Winckler (1867), and Karen Harup (1924). After her are Karen Hoff (1921), Hans Jacob Nielsen (1899), Ernst Schultz (1879), Henry Petersen (1900), Lars Jørgen Madsen (1871), and Finn Pedersen (1925).