Nedo Nadi

1894 - 1940

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Nedo Nadi (9 June 1894 – 29 January 1940) was one of the best Italian fencers of all time. He is the only fencer to win a gold medal in each of the three weapons at a single Olympic Games and won the most fencing gold medals ever at a single Games—five. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nedo Nadi has received more than 39,367 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Nedo Nadi is the most popular fencer, the 1,836th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,670th in 2019) and the most popular Italian Fencer.

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Among fencers, Nedo Nadi ranks 1 out of 174After him are Edoardo Mangiarotti, Helene Mayer, Paul Anspach, Ramón Fonst, Endre Kabos, Ilona Elek, János Garay, Lucien Gaudin, Aldo Nadi, Ellen Preis, and Attila Petschauer.

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Among people born in 1894, Nedo Nadi ranks 80Before him are Friedrich Hossbach, Meher Baba, Alexander Lippisch, Wilhelm Schepmann, René Fonck, and Mikhail Zoshchenko. After him are Ottavio Bottecchia, Mei Lanfang, Américo Tomás, T. V. Soong, Hans Kramers, and Friedrich Pollock. Among people deceased in 1940, Nedo Nadi ranks 55Before him are Jacques-Arsène d'Arsonval, Joseph Meister, Anton Korošec, Mirsaid Sultan-Galiev, Willi Münzenberg, and Paul Nizan. After him are Alfred Loisy, Arthur Zimmermann, Wilhelm Dörpfeld, Jehan Alain, Luigi Orione, and Madeleine Astor.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Nedo Nadi ranks 1,836 out of 4,088Before him are Ettore Bastico (1876), Giovanni Baglione (1566), Carmine Crocco (1830), Mario Corso (1941), Vespasiano I Gonzaga (1531), and William of Modena (1184). After him are Vincenzo Lancia (1881), Luigi Comencini (1916), Alfonso IV d'Este, Duke of Modena (1634), Ottavio Bottecchia (1894), Tarcisio Burgnich (1939), and Leonardo De Lorenzo (1875).

Among FENCERS In Italy

Among fencers born in Italy, Nedo Nadi ranks 1After him are Edoardo Mangiarotti (1919), Aldo Nadi (1899), Dario Mangiarotti (1915), Franco Riccardi (1905), Gianluigi Saccaro (1938), Valentina Vezzali (1974), Giovanna Trillini (1970), Andrea Borella (1961), Sandro Cuomo (1962), Elisa Di Francisca (1982), and Salvatore Sanzo (1975).