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Nawal El Moutawakel

1962 - Today

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Nawal El Moutawakel (Amazigh: ⵏⴰⵡⴰⵍ ⵍⵎⵓⵜⴰⵡⴰⵇⵇⵉⵍ ; Arabic: نوال المتوكل; born 15 April 1962) is a Moroccan former hurdler, who won the inaugural women's 400 metres hurdles event at the 1984 Summer Olympics, and was the first Moroccan to become an Olympic medalist (gold). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nawal El Moutawakel has received more than 155,022 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Nawal El Moutawakel is the 350th most popular athlete (down from 259th in 2019), the 89th most popular biography from Morocco (down from 67th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Moroccan Athlete.

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Among athletes, Nawal El Moutawakel ranks 350 out of 3,059Before her are Herma Bauma, Henry Russell, Asafa Powell, John Thomas, Martin Lundström, and Frank Loomis. After her are Allen Woodring, Ioannis Theodoropoulos, Gösta Andersson, Panagiotis Paraskevopoulos, Nick Winter, and Frank Shorter.

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Among people born in 1962, Nawal El Moutawakel ranks 186Before her are Denise Biellmann, Terence Trent D'Arby, Thomas Ian Griffith, Tracy Chevalier, Sakis Rouvas, and Taslima Nasrin. After her are Helena Dalli, Uwe Rahn, Yōko Ogawa, Suzy Amis Cameron, Gabriele Tarquini, and Lana Clarkson.

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In Morocco

Among people born in Morocco, Nawal El Moutawakel ranks 89 out of 198Before her are Dominique Mamberti (1952), Alain Souchon (1944), RedOne (1972), Alber Elbaz (1961), Abdelmajid Dolmy (1953), and Prince Moulay Rachid of Morocco (1970). After her are Princess Lalla Salma of Morocco (1978), Ahmed Laraki (1931), Muhammad ibn Idris (null), Abderrahmane Mahjoub (1929), Noureddine Naybet (1970), and Azzeddine Laraki (1929).

Among ATHLETES In Morocco

Among athletes born in Morocco, Nawal El Moutawakel ranks 4Before her are Saïd Aouita (1959), Rhadi Ben Abdesselam (1929), and Hicham El Guerrouj (1974). After her are Brahim Boutayeb (1967), Nezha Bidouane (1969), Jaouad Gharib (1972), Salah Hissou (1972), Khalid Boulami (1969), Mohammed Mourhit (1970), Hasna Benhassi (1978), and Rashid Ramzi (1980).