Pauli Nevala

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Pauli Lauri Nevala (born 30 November 1940) is a Finnish former javelin thrower.His first major international meet was the 1962 European Athletics Championships in Belgrade, where he went out in the qualification round. The next year saw him step up to the very upper echelon of javelin throwers with his new personal best (and national record) of 86.33 meters, thrown in Helsinki on 16 July 1963. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pauli Nevala has received more than 16,315 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Pauli Nevala is the 487th most popular athlete (up from 508th in 2019), the 248th most popular biography from Finland (down from 222nd in 2019) and the 34th most popular Finnish Athlete.

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Among athletes, Pauli Nevala ranks 487 out of 3,055Before him are James Quinn, Elżbieta Krzesińska, Albert Hill, István Somodi, Alex Wilson, and Nasser Al-Attiyah. After him are Romeo Bertini, František Janda-Suk, John Rimmer, Ville Pörhölä, Karl Staaf, and Mike Larrabee.

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Among people born in 1940, Pauli Nevala ranks 349Before him are Werner Krämer, George Adams, Gianni De Michelis, Yossi Sarid, Danilo Astori, and Bob Hewitt. After him are István Csom, Roy Thomas, Jaak Lipso, Chet Walker, Yvonne Blake, and Arthur Laffer.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Pauli Nevala ranks 248 out of 509Before him are Teemu Sippo (1947), Emppu Vuorinen (1978), Akilles Järvinen (1905), Väinö Kokkinen (1899), Olli Rehn (1962), and Darude (1975). After him are Ville Pörhölä (1897), Jyrki Katainen (1971), Verner Järvinen (1870), Sofi Oksanen (1977), Heikki Hasu (1926), and Vilho Väisälä (1889).

Among ATHLETES In Finland

Among athletes born in Finland, Pauli Nevala ranks 34Before him are Vilho Tuulos (1895), Eero Lehtonen (1898), Jorma Kinnunen (1941), Eino Penttilä (1906), Paavo Johansson (1895), and Akilles Järvinen (1905). After him are Ville Pörhölä (1897), Verner Järvinen (1870), Teodor Koskenniemi (1887), Pekka Vasala (1948), Sulo Bärlund (1910), and Pentti Hämäläinen (1929).