Margitta Gummel

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Margitta Gummel (née Helmbold, 29 June 1941 – 26 January 2021) was a German Olympic gold medal-winning shot putter. She competed for the Unified German team in the 1964 Summer Olympics, East Germany in the 1968 Summer Olympics, and East Germany again at the 1972 Summer Olympics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Margitta Gummel has received more than 25,906 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Margitta Gummel is the 383rd most popular athlete (down from 298th in 2019), the 3,658th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,724th in 2019) and the 24th most popular German Athlete.

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Among athletes, Margitta Gummel ranks 383 out of 3,055Before her are Chūhei Nambu, Mihaela Peneș, Bevil Rudd, Jaan Kikkas, Charles Reidpath, and Launceston Elliot. After her are Adalberts Bubenko, Asbjørn Ruud, Robert Lindsay, Abdon Pamich, Colette Besson, and Sverre Stenersen.

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Among people born in 1941, Margitta Gummel ranks 339Before her are Alla Kushnir, Paul Theroux, Laura Mulvey, Vadim Glowna, Peter Ducke, and Kornel Morawiecki. After her are Cristina Peri Rossi, Maurice Piat, Jean Dockx, Robert Pine, Yevhen Marchuk, and Mary Alice.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Margitta Gummel ranks 3,658 out of 5,289Before her are Bernard Dietz (1948), Arno Arthur Wachmann (1902), Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1927), Thomas Berthold (1964), Lutz D. Schmadel (1942), and Manfred Eicher (1943). After her are Kito Lorenc (1938), Rodolfo Amando Philippi (1808), Max Raabe (1962), Wolfgang Dremmler (1954), Felix Graf von Bothmer (1852), and Nur Fettahoğlu (1980).

Among ATHLETES In Germany

Among athletes born in Germany, Margitta Gummel ranks 24Before her are Hans Günter Winkler (1926), Andreas Krieger (1965), Rudolf Harbig (1913), Angela Voigt (1951), Renate Stecher (1950), and Wolfgang Nordwig (1943). After her are Arthur Jonath (1909), Birgit Fischer (1962), Ulf Timmermann (1962), Frank Shorter (1947), Ilona Slupianek (1956), and Marlies Göhr (1958).