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Natalie Coughlin

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Natalie Anne Coughlin Hall (born August 23, 1982) is an American former competition swimmer and twelve-time Olympic medalist. While attending the University of California, Berkeley, she became the first woman ever to swim the 100-meter backstroke (long course) in less than one minute—ten days before her 20th birthday in 2002. At the 2008 Summer Olympics, she became the first U.S. female athlete in modern Olympic history to win six medals in one Olympiad, and the first woman ever to win a 100-meter backstroke gold in two consecutive Olympics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Natalie Coughlin has received more than 786,731 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Natalie Coughlin is the 217th most popular swimmer (down from 176th in 2019), the 14,529th most popular biography from United States (down from 11,058th in 2019) and the 74th most popular American Swimmer.

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Among SWIMMERS

Among swimmers, Natalie Coughlin ranks 217 out of 392Before her are Tiffany Cohen, Mary T. Meagher, Dániel Gyurta, Hugues Duboscq, Lotte Friis, and Angel Martino. After her are Sara Nordenstam, Ian Crocker, Luca Marin, Anastasiya Yermakova, Thiago Pereira, and Rick Carey.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1982, Natalie Coughlin ranks 804Before her are Kristjan Kangur, Vadims Vasiļevskis, Omar Cook, Kim Jaggy, Christian Ehrhoff, and Gracia Baur. After her are William Bonnet, Daniel Rickardsson, Ian Crocker, David López, Oneohtrix Point Never, and Martina Müller.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Natalie Coughlin ranks 14,529 out of 15,968Before her are Omar Cook (1982), Richard B. Spencer (1978), Andrew W.K. (1979), Rafer Alston (1976), Frankie Hejduk (1974), and Krayzie Bone (1973). After her are David Kaufman (1961), Yuri Lowenthal (1971), Natália Kelly (1994), Nicholas Braun (1988), Danielle Fishel (1981), and Chris Crocker (1987).

Among SWIMMERS In United States

Among swimmers born in United States, Natalie Coughlin ranks 74Before her are Rowdy Gaines (1959), Brendan Hansen (1981), Amy Van Dyken (1973), Tiffany Cohen (1966), Mary T. Meagher (1964), and Angel Martino (1967). After her are Ian Crocker (1982), Rick Carey (1963), Nathan Adrian (1988), Nicole Haislett (1972), Missy Franklin (1995), and Caeleb Dressel (1996).

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