Sam Balter

1909 - 1998

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Samuel Balter Jr. (October 15, 1909 – August 8, 1998) was an American basketball player who won a gold medal at the 1936 Summer Olympics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sam Balter has received more than 34,162 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Sam Balter is the 242nd most popular basketball player, the 9,601st most popular biography from United States and the 158th most popular American Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Sam Balter ranks 242 out of 1,264Before him are Klay Thompson, Tiit Sokk, Joakim Noah, Zoran Savić, Sam Perkins, and Jack Ragland. After him are Jure Zdovc, Luka Dončić, Dick Barnett, Andre Iguodala, Mihovil Nakić, and Chauncey Billups.

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Among people born in 1909, Sam Balter ranks 291Before him are Dragomir Tošić, Wallace Stegner, Evelyne Hall, C. Douglas Dillon, Bimal Roy, and George Saling. After him are Robert Helpmann, Norris Bradbury, Ruby Keeler, Vivian Vance, Eleanor Garatti, and Howard Da Silva. Among people deceased in 1998, Sam Balter ranks 237Before him are Dan Osman, Gennady Yevryuzhikhin, Daniel Massey, Binnie Barnes, Duncan White, and Boris Tatushin. After him are Catherine Cookson, Edwin Thompson Jaynes, Muriel Humphrey Brown, Cliff Barker, Eleanor Garatti, and Esther Rolle.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sam Balter ranks 9,601 out of 15,968Before him are Don L. Lind (1930), Kate Upton (1992), Angus King (1944), Alicia Coppola (1968), George Saling (1909), and Ed Lee (1952). After him are George Clayton Johnson (1929), Benjamin N. Cardozo (1870), Matt Lanter (1983), Hiro Yamamoto (1961), Michael Michele (1966), and Darren Star (1961).


Among basketball players born in United States, Sam Balter ranks 158Before him are Amar'e Stoudemire (1982), Art Mollner (1912), Klay Thompson (1990), Joakim Noah (1985), Sam Perkins (1961), and Jack Ragland (1913). After him are Dick Barnett (1936), Andre Iguodala (1984), Chauncey Billups (1976), Metta World Peace (1979), Danny Ainge (1959), and Rick Adelman (1946).