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Marcel Hansenne

1917 - 2002

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Marcel Hansenne (January 24, 1917 – March 22, 2002) was a French middle distance runner, who won the bronze medal at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London over 800 m in a time of 1:49.8 min. The race was won by Mal Whitfield. Hansenne also equalled Rune Gustafsson's 1000 m world record of 2:21.4 in Gothenburg in 1948. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marcel Hansenne has received more than 8,717 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Marcel Hansenne is the 16,177th most popular politician, the 4,769th most popular biography from France and the 910th most popular French Politician.

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Among politicians, Marcel Hansenne ranks 16,177 out of 15,577Before him are Akwasi Afrifa, Rab Butler, Jack Lew, César Villanueva, Amit Shah, and John Lindsay. After him are Prince Félix of Luxembourg, Horatio Seymour, Stanislav Gross, Norovyn Altankhuyag, Masoumeh Ebtekar, and Maria Elena Boschi.

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Among people born in 1917, Marcel Hansenne ranks 292Before him are Leonard Chess, Walter Munk, Arthur Laurents, Margo, Kamal Ranadive, and Robert La Caze. After him are Jack Lynch, Robert Merrill, Audrey Totter, Denis Healey, W. T. Tutte, and Laurie Scott. Among people deceased in 2002, Marcel Hansenne ranks 299Before him are Jam Master Jay, George Alec Effinger, Vladimir Vasyutin, Pierre Rapsat, Harry Hay, and Pat Flaherty. After him are Tom Dowd, Renato Pirocchi, Tadeusz Rut, Shirley Scott, Alex Hannum, and Otis Blackwell.

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Among people born in France, Marcel Hansenne ranks 4,769 out of 6,011Before him are Daniel Schneidermann (1958), Robert La Caze (1917), Johnny Schuth (1941), Booba (1976), Pascal Obispo (1965), and Adrien Silva (1989). After him are Claude Piquemal (1939), Grégory Lemarchal (1983), Nando de Colo (1987), Jean Rouaud (1952), Moussa Dembélé (1996), and Loïc Rémy (1987).


Among politicians born in France, Marcel Hansenne ranks 910Before him are Jean-Michel Blanquer (1964), Karan Singh (1931), Agnès Buzyn (1962), André Roosevelt (1879), Marielle de Sarnez (1951), and Auguste Serrurier (1857). After him are Sylvie Goulard (1964), Nicole Bricq (1947), Richard Ferrand (1962), Philippe Poutou (1967), Nathalie Arthaud (1970), and Corinne Lepage (1951).