Momčilo Tapavica

1872 - 1949

Momčilo Tapavica

Momčilo Tapavica (Serbian Cyrillic: Момчило Тапавица; Hungarian: Tapavicza Momcsilló [ˈtɒpɒvit͡sɒ ˈmomt͡ʃilloː]; 14 October 1872 – 10 January 1949) was an all-around sportsperson, competing in tennis, weightlifting, wrestling. Tapavica achieved his best result in tennis by winning the singles bronze medal at the 1896 Summer Olympics, making him the first ethnic Serb, Slav and Hungarian citizen to win an Olympic medal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Momčilo Tapavica has received more than 13,348 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 55th most popular tennis player.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

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    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.55

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among tennis players, Momčilo Tapavica ranks 55 out of 1,101Before him are Nikola Pilić, Yannick Noah, Martina Hingis, Bobby Riggs, Goran Ivanišević, and Andrés Gimeno. After him are Manuel Orantes, Michael Chang, Laurence Doherty, Arthur Gore, Maurice Germot, and Arantxa Sánchez Vicario.

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Among people born in 1872, Momčilo Tapavica ranks 67Before him are Sidónio Pais, Georges Urbain, Traian Vuia, Wilhelm Ohnesorge, Arsen Kotsoyev, and Hàm Nghi. After him are Heber Doust Curtis, Harry Nelson Pillsbury, Dionysios Kasdaglis, Carlo Sforza, Morris Travers, and Bak Jungyang. Among people deceased in 1949, Momčilo Tapavica ranks 70Before him are Lead Belly, Wakatsuki Reijirō, Sam Wood, Vyacheslav Ivanov, Alejandro Lerroux, and Traicho Kostov. After him are Douglas Hyde, Ivan Poddubny, Leopold IV, Prince of Lippe, Alexey Shchusev, Infanta Blanca of Spain, and Joaquín Torres-García.

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In Serbia

Among people born in Serbia, Momčilo Tapavica ranks 97 out of 329Before him are Şehsuvar Sultan (1682), Miloš Milutinović (1933), Stevan Mokranjac (1856), Milan Stojadinović (1888), Svetozar Marković (1846), and Milunka Savić (1890). After him are Dušan Ivković (1943), Đura Jakšić (1832), Lola Novaković (1935), Todor Veselinović (1930), Enki Bilal (1951), and Dezső Kosztolányi (1885).


Among tennis players born in Serbia, Momčilo Tapavica ranks 3Before him are Novak Djokovic (1987) and Monica Seles (1973). After him are Ana Ivanovic (1987), Jelena Janković (1985), Janko Tipsarević (1984), Daniel Nestor (1972), Viktor Troicki (1986), Nenad Zimonjić (1976), Dušan Lajović (1990), Filip Krajinović (1992), and Laslo Đere (1995).

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