Robert Alt

1927 - 2017

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Robert Alt (2 January 1927 – 4 December 2017) was a Swiss bobsledder who competed in the mid-1950s. He won a gold medal in the four-man event at the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d'Ampezzo. Alt also won a gold medal in the four-man event at the 1955 FIBT World Championships in St. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Alt has received more than 17,484 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Robert Alt is the 427th most popular athlete (up from 797th in 2019), the 454th most popular biography from Switzerland (up from 519th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Swiss Athlete.

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Over the past year Robert Alt has had the most page views in the with 1,032 views, followed by English (1,003), and French (948). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Macedonian (73.75%), Egyptian Arabic (61.33%), and Persian (58.01%)


Among athletes, Robert Alt ranks 427 out of 6,025Before him are Ahmet Ayık, Louis Clarke, Fred Alderman, Lidiya Alfeyeva, Veikko Kankkonen, and Klaus Dibiasi. After him are Irina Privalova, Nina Ponomaryova, Grete Waitz, Yang Chuan-kwang, Lyudmila Bragina, and Victor Willems.

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Among people born in 1927, Robert Alt ranks 274Before him are Alex Katz, Abdelaziz Ben Tifour, Robert Mills, Giovanni Arpino, Pierre Aubert, and Pasquale Festa Campanile. After him are Hirotugu Akaike, Tihomir Ognjanov, George O. Abell, Harold Brown, Svyatoslav Fyodorov, and Jan Myrdal. Among people deceased in 2017, Robert Alt ranks 312Before him are Alec McCowen, Vinod Khanna, Betty Cuthbert, John Abercrombie, Viktor Tsaryov, and Cuthbert Sebastian. After him are Robert Taylor, Darlanne Fluegel, Armando Calderón Sol, Lola Albright, Ernst Zündel, and Pierluigi Chicca.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Robert Alt ranks 454 out of 1,015Before him are Stan Wawrinka (1985), Fritz Honegger (1917), Bernhard Russi (1948), Pierre Aubert (1927), Fabian Cancellara (1981), and Daniel Bernhardt (1965). After him are Marc-Émile Ruchet (1853), Romain Grosjean (1986), Max Petitpierre (1899), Georges de Rham (1903), Johann David Wyss (1743), and Alain de Botton (1969).

Among ATHLETES In Switzerland

Among athletes born in Switzerland, Robert Alt ranks 6Before him are Marina Doria (1935), Gabriela Andersen-Schiess (1945), Pierre Musy (1910), Gottfried Diener (1926), and Joseph Benz (1944). After him are Hermann Barrelet (1879), Konrad Stäheli (1931), Charles Bouvier (1898), Werner Günthör (1961), Emil Kellenberger (1864), and Karl Röderer (1868).