Noureddine Morceli

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Noureddine Morceli (Arabic: نور الدين مرسلي‎, Nūr ud-Dīn Mursilī; born February 28, 1970) is a retired Algerian middle-distance runner. He was the winner of the 1500 metres at the 1996 Summer Olympics and won three straight gold medals at that distance at the World Championships in Athletics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Noureddine Morceli has received more than 125,560 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Noureddine Morceli is the 609th most popular athlete (down from 575th in 2019), the 105th most popular biography from Algeria (down from 90th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Algerian Athlete.

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Among athletes, Noureddine Morceli ranks 609 out of 3,055Before him are Nina Fyodorova, Chi Cheng, Alma Richards, Hussein Ahmed Salah, Dorothy Tyler-Odam, and Zdzisław Krzyszkowiak. After him are Waldemar Baszanowski, József Csermák, John Norton, Wyomia Tyus, Anders Gärderud, and Fritz Schwab.

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Among people born in 1970, Noureddine Morceli ranks 184Before him are Robert L. Behnken, Júnior Baiano, Michael Shanks, Jonathan Stroud, Ted Cruz, and Robert Horry. After him are Sibel Can, Avishai Cohen, Julieta Venegas, DMX, Abraham Olano, and Bellamy Young.

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In Algeria

Among people born in Algeria, Noureddine Morceli ranks 105 out of 164Before him are Emmanuel Roblès (1914), Jean-Pierre Bacri (1951), Mustapha Zitouni (1928), Jean Amrouche (1906), Mustapha Dahleb (1952), and Célestin Oliver (1930). After him are Souad Massi (1972), Hassiba Boulmerka (1968), Tahar Djaout (1954), Noureddine Bedoui (1959), Christian Lopez (1953), and Anne Alvaro (1951).

Among ATHLETES In Algeria

Among athletes born in Algeria, Noureddine Morceli ranks 3Before him are Alain Mimoun (1921) and Boughera El Ouafi (1898). After him are Hassiba Boulmerka (1968), Nouria Mérah-Benida (1970), Taoufik Makhloufi (1988), Ali Saïdi-Sief (1978), Djabir Saïd-Guerni (1977), Abderrahmane Hammad (1977), Amar Benikhlef (1982), and Nassima Saifi (1988).