Mamo Wolde

1932 - 2002

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Degaga "Mamo" Wolde ({lang-amh| ማሞ ወልዴ}}; 12 June 1932 – 26 May 2002) was an Ethiopian long distance runner who competed in track, cross-country, and road running events. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mamo Wolde has received more than 77,948 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Mamo Wolde is the 96th most popular athlete (up from 146th in 2019), the 18th most popular biography from Ethiopia (up from 20th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Ethiopian Athlete.

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Among athletes, Mamo Wolde ranks 96 out of 3,055Before him are Friedrich Traun, Armin Hary, Gaston Reiff, Jim Hines, Sebastian Coe, and Aleksander Klumberg. After him are Gabriela Andersen-Schiess, Harold Abrahams, Charilaos Vasilakos, Yelena Isinbayeva, Betty Robinson, and Ralph Craig.

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Among people born in 1932, Mamo Wolde ranks 175Before him are Richard Herd, Patsy Cline, Marc Fumaroli, Bronisław Geremek, Dhirubhai Ambani, and Mancur Olson. After him are Predrag Matvejević, Siegfried Rauch, Mostafa Chamran, King Hu, Étienne Tshisekedi, and Hubert Reeves. Among people deceased in 2002, Mamo Wolde ranks 111Before him are Dida, Yevgeny Svetlanov, Gabriel Almond, Ted Williams, Dhirubhai Ambani, and Rosemary Clooney. After him are Inge Morath, Dudley Moore, Cyrus Vance, Yousuf Karsh, Alexander Lebed, and Ray Brown.

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In Ethiopia

Among people born in Ethiopia, Mamo Wolde ranks 18 out of 74Before him are Sahle-Work Zewde (1950), Meles Zenawi (1955), Mulatu Teshome (1955), Gebre Mesqel Lalibela (1200), Yohannes IV (1837), and Abiy Ahmed (1976). After him are Ezana of Axum (325), Haile Gebrselassie (1973), Abdullah ibn Ja'far (650), Wilfred Thesiger (1910), Miruts Yifter (1944), and Zara Yaqob (1399).

Among ATHLETES In Ethiopia

Among athletes born in Ethiopia, Mamo Wolde ranks 2Before him are Abebe Bikila (1932). After him are Haile Gebrselassie (1973), Miruts Yifter (1944), Kenenisa Bekele (1982), Tirunesh Dibaba (1985), Derartu Tulu (1972), Eshetu Tura (1950), Genzebe Dibaba (1991), Fatuma Roba (1973), Almaz Ayana (1991), and Meseret Defar (1983).