Petar Petrov

1955 - Today

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Petar Nikolov Petrov (Bulgarian: Петър Петров; born 17 February 1955 in Svishtov, Veliko Tarnovo) is a retired Bulgarian sprinter who specialized in the 100 metres. His personal best time was 10.13 seconds, achieved at the 1980 Olympics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Petar Petrov has received more than 11,773 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Petar Petrov is the 1,614th most popular athlete (down from 1,293rd in 2019), the 255th most popular biography from Bulgaria (down from 237th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Bulgarian Athlete.

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    Page Views (PV)

  • 43.53

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.92

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.38

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Petar Petrovs by language

Over the past year Petar Petrov has had the most page views in the with 1,222 views, followed by English (921), and Spanish (718). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Persian (35.14%), Egyptian Arabic (28.33%), and Polish (20.92%)


Among athletes, Petar Petrov ranks 1,614 out of 6,025Before him are Håkan Malmrot, Andrzej Zieliński, Tage Henriksen, William Thompson, Tirunesh Dibaba, and Ria Stalman. After him are Ludmila Engquist, Charles Grimes, Charles Kieffer, Dieter Schubert, Bohuslav Karlík, and Ernesto Canto.

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Among people born in 1955, Petar Petrov ranks 454Before him are Dana Carvey, Evans Paul, Guy Lacombe, Vasile Andrei, Cheryl Studer, and Mike Huckabee. After him are Enver İzmaylov, Grady Booch, Jack Lew, Eddie Jobson, Armin Rohde, and Smita Patil.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Petar Petrov ranks 255 out of 415Before him are Ekaterina Karavelova (1860), Mariya Gabriel (1979), Todor Diev (1934), Kiril Petkov (1980), Asparuh Nikodimov (1945), and Tsetska Tsacheva (1958). After him are Kiril Metkov (1965), Valentin Yordanov (1960), Philip Dimitrov (1955), Aleksandar Kostov (1938), Nikola Kovachev (1934), and Pavel Panov (1950).

Among ATHLETES In Bulgaria

Among athletes born in Bulgaria, Petar Petrov ranks 13Before him are Diana Yorgova (1942), Yordanka Donkova (1961), Khristo Markov (1965), Norair Nurikyan (1948), Boris Nikolov (1929), and Mikhail Zhelev (1943). After him are Ginka Zagorcheva (1958), Halil Mutlu (1973), Serafim Todorov (1969), Svetla Otsetova (1950), Tsvetanka Khristova (1962), and Nikolina Shtereva (1955).