Nathan Adrian

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Nathan Ghar-jun Adrian (born December 7, 1988) is an American competitive swimmer and five-time Olympic gold medalist who formerly held the American record in the long course 50-meter freestyle event.In his Olympic debut at the 2008 Summer Olympics, Adrian swam in the heats of the 4×100-meter freestyle relay and earned a gold medal when the United States team won in the final. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, Adrian won gold medals in both the 100-meter freestyle and the 4×100-meter medley relay, and a silver medal in the 4×100-meter freestyle relay. He has won thirty-two medals in major international competitions; twenty gold, seven silver, and five bronze in such competitions as the Summer Olympics, the FINA World Aquatics Championships, and the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nathan Adrian has received more than 1,802,964 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Nathan Adrian is the 230th most popular swimmer (down from 140th in 2019), the 14,674th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,421st in 2019) and the 77th most popular American Swimmer.

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Among swimmers, Nathan Adrian ranks 230 out of 392Before him are Adam Peaty, Vladimir Morozov, Bruno Fratus, Jiao Liuyang, Ágnes Kovács, and Spyridon Gianniotis. After him are Natalie du Toit, Gregorio Paltrinieri, Arkady Vyatchanin, Kosuke Hagino, Markus Rogan, and Sharon van Rouwendaal.

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Among people born in 1988, Nathan Adrian ranks 782Before him are Xavier Barachet, Dani Clos, Natalie Geisenberger, Thiemo de Bakker, Lukas Meijer, and Yusuke Suzuki. After him are Yu Dabao, Agim Ibraimi, Steeven Langil, Mamadou Bah, Katsumi Yusa, and Anthony Obame.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Nathan Adrian ranks 14,674 out of 15,968Before him are Benita Fitzgerald-Brown (1961), Matt Bevin (1967), Ari Graynor (1983), Graham Zusi (1986), Deb Haaland (1960), and Deorro (1991). After him are CoCo Vandeweghe (1991), Chad Deering (1970), Ellen Muth (1981), Bobby Moynihan (1977), Kid Ink (1986), and Swae Lee (1993).

Among SWIMMERS In United States

Among swimmers born in United States, Nathan Adrian ranks 77Before him are Tiffany Cohen (1966), Mary T. Meagher (1964), Angel Martino (1967), Natalie Coughlin (1982), Ian Crocker (1982), and Rick Carey (1963). After him are Nicole Haislett (1972), Missy Franklin (1995), Caeleb Dressel (1996), Jessica Hardy (1987), Nancy Hogshead-Makar (1962), and Brooke Bennett (1980).

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