Ray Barbuti

Ray Barbuti

Raymond James Barbuti (June 12, 1905 – July 8, 1988) was an American football player and sprint runner who won two gold medals at the 1928 Summer Olympics. In 1924 while playing fullback at Lawrence, Long Island, New York high school, Barbuti set a New York state record, which still stands (2013), scoring eight touchdowns in one game. He attended Syracuse University, where he won the IC4A championship in the 400 m sprint in 1928 in a time of 48.8 seconds. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ray Barbuti has received more than 24,061 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 538th most popular athlete.

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  • 24k

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  • 42.23

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among athletes, Ray Barbuti ranks 541 out of 2,090Before him are Cy Young, Udo Beyer, Gordon Pirie, Charles Asati, Steve Prefontaine, and Valeri Vasiliev. After him are Guinn Smith, Vera Nikolić, Helen Stephens, Bill Carr, Eva Janko, and Alma Richards.

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