Nicolae Martinescu

1940 - 2013

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Nicolae Martinescu (24 February 1940 – 1 April 2013) was a Greco-Roman wrestler from Romania. He competed at the 1964, 1968, 1972 and 1976 Olympics and won a gold medal in 1972, placing third in 1968 and fourth in 1964. At the 1976 Olympics he served as the flag bearer for Romania at the opening ceremony. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicolae Martinescu has received more than 12,369 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Nicolae Martinescu is the 145th most popular wrestler (down from 113th in 2019), the 395th most popular biography from Romania (down from 345th in 2019) and the most popular Wrestler.

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Among wrestlers, Nicolae Martinescu ranks 145 out of 700Before him are Shinobu Sekine, Verne Gagne, Kurt Pettersén, Takehide Nakatani, Jeff Hardy, and Rhyno. After him are The Great Gama, King Kong Bundy, Kelpo Gröndahl, Mark Schultz, Tatyana Petrenko-Samusenko, and Jerry Lawler.

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Among people born in 1940, Nicolae Martinescu ranks 441Before him are Friedel Rausch, Marcel Aubour, Whitney Smith, Leonid Osyka, Mike Beuttler, and Thomas Köhler. After him are Eladio Silvestre, Dmitri Prigov, Mary Ellen Mark, K. J. Yesudas, James Gammon, and Luis Ubiña. Among people deceased in 2013, Nicolae Martinescu ranks 360Before him are Magic Slim, Jeanne Cooper, Silvi Vrait, Leyla Erbil, Atje Keulen-Deelstra, and Giuseppe Casari. After him are Aleksandar Kozlina, Mirja Hietamies, Andrei Panin, Luis Ubiña, Bill Smith, and James Herbert.

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In Romania

Among people born in Romania, Nicolae Martinescu ranks 395 out of 665Before him are Silviu Bindea (1912), Simona Halep (1991), Ion Emanuel Florescu (1819), Solomon Schechter (1847), Florea Dumitrache (1948), and Ecaterina Szabo (1967). After him are Teodor Meleșcanu (1941), Blanka Teleki (1806), Theodor Rosetti (1837), Monica Lovinescu (1923), Victor Ciorbea (1954), and Adrian Ilie (1974).

Among WRESTLERS In Romania

Among wrestlers born in Romania, Nicolae Martinescu ranks 1After him are Ștefan Rusu (1956), Vasile Andrei (1955), Alina Dumitru (1982), and Corina Căprioriu (1986).