Nils Schumann

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Nils Schumann (German pronunciation: [niːls ˈʃuːman] (listen); born 20 May 1978) is a former German athlete, winner of the 800 m at the 2000 Summer Olympics, who retired in 2009. For most of the five years before his retirement he had featured sparingly at an international level due to injuries. Schumann, born in Bad Frankenhausen, began his career as a footballer in 1984 before switching to athletics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nils Schumann has received more than 27,402 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Nils Schumann is the 1,656th most popular athlete (down from 1,415th in 2019), the 4,815th most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,617th in 2019) and the 140th most popular German Athlete.

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Among athletes, Nils Schumann ranks 1,656 out of 3,055Before him are Róbert Fazekas, Heli Rantanen, Karine Ruby, Sileshi Sihine, Corinne Niogret, and Brittney Reese. After him are Martina Beck, Kimmo Kinnunen, Marcin Lewandowski, Fabrice Guy, Deon Hemmings, and Christian Taylor.

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Among people born in 1978, Nils Schumann ranks 611Before him are Inka Grings, Marcelo Sosa, Karine Ruby, Lars Hirschfeld, Four Tet, and Mattias Andersson. After him are Sergei Movsesian, Arnaud Tournant, Ethan Embry, Juan Miguel Mercado, Antonietta Di Martino, and Mariano Zabaleta.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Nils Schumann ranks 4,815 out of 5,289Before him are Philipp Petzschner (1984), Inka Grings (1978), Peter Niemeyer (1983), Robert Förstemann (1986), Alexandra Popp (1991), and Shane Smeltz (1981). After him are Bernard Tomic (1992), Moritz Leitner (1992), Felix Neureuther (1984), Martina Beck (1979), René Schneider (1973), and Jens Fiedler (1970).

Among ATHLETES In Germany

Among athletes born in Germany, Nils Schumann ranks 140Before him are Silke Renk (1967), Petra Behle (1969), Mark Kirchner (1970), Thomas Röhler (1991), Kathrin Boron (1969), and Jens Müller (1965). After him are Martina Beck (1979), Simon Schempp (1988), André Lange (1973), Andreas Birnbacher (1981), Björn Otto (1977), and Christina Obergföll (1981).