Sabin Carr

1904 - 1983

Photo of Sabin Carr

Icon of person Sabin Carr

Sabin William Carr (September 4, 1904 in Dubuque, Iowa – September 12, 1983 in Santa Barbara, California) was an American athlete who competed in the men's pole vault. He competed in Athletics at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam and won gold. In 1927, Sabin Carr set new indoor and outdoor world records. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sabin Carr has received more than 14,896 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Sabin Carr is the 769th most popular athlete (down from 511th in 2019), the 8,438th most popular biography from United States and the 159th most popular American Athlete.

Memorability Metrics

  • 15k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.85

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.10

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Sabin Carrs by language


Among athletes, Sabin Carr ranks 769 out of 3,055Before him are Rolf Danneberg, Markus Rühl, Karel Mejta Sr, Jane Bell, Constantin Henriquez, and Giuseppina Leone. After him are Erki Nool, Johanna Klier, Tom Richards, Antero Kivi, Dieter Kottysch, and Calvin Smith.

Most Popular Athletes in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1904, Sabin Carr ranks 250Before him are Sabiha Bengütaş, Alvah Bessie, Käthe von Nagy, Rukmini Devi Arundale, Hans Lewy, and Wilmer Allison. After him are Antero Kivi, Oliver Macdonald, Carmelo Camet, Gladys George, Raphael Tracey, and James Gentle. Among people deceased in 1983, Sabin Carr ranks 193Before him are Momčilo Đokić, Slim Pickens, Claude Papi, Lutz Eigendorf, Constantino Urbieta Sosa, and George Bruns. After him are Merle Travis, Margaret Oakley Dayhoff, André Chamson, Derek J. de Solla Price, Eubie Blake, and Billy Fury.

Others Born in 1904

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1983

Go to all Rankings

In United States

Among people born in United States, Sabin Carr ranks 8,438 out of 15,968Before him are Pernell Whitaker (1964), Janine Lindemulder (1968), Philip Showalter Hench (1896), Bootsy Collins (1951), Gina Raimondo (1971), and Corin Nemec (1971). After him are Yip Harburg (1896), Steve Railsback (1945), Kevin Williamson (1965), Thomas Ligotti (1953), Gil Gerard (1943), and Sam Snead (1912).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Sabin Carr ranks 159Before him are Ed Hamm (1906), Billy Mills (1938), Glenn Hardin (1910), Barbara Jones (1937), Morgan Taylor (1903), and Phil Heath (1979). After him are Calvin Smith (1961), Oliver Macdonald (1904), Catherine Hardy Lavender (1930), Edith McGuire (1944), Larry James (1947), and James Juvenal (1874).