Shirley Babashoff

1957 - Today

Shirley Babashoff

Shirley Frances Babashoff (born January 31, 1957) is an American former competition swimmer, Olympic champion, and former world record-holder in multiple events. Babashoff set six world records and earned a total of nine Olympic medals in her career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shirley Babashoff has received more than 101,832 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 116th most popular swimmer.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.93

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among swimmers, Shirley Babashoff ranks 118 out of 308Before her are Lars Frölander, Debbie Meyer, Kirsty Coventry, Florent Manaudou, John Naber, and Martina Moravcová. After her are Mireia Belmonte, Sandy Neilson, Grant Hackett, Kaye Hall, Marleen Veldhuis, and Donna de Varona.

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Among people born in 1957, Shirley Babashoff ranks 441Before her are Scott J. Horowitz, Jenifer Lewis, Salih Mahmoud Osman, Geri Allen, Georgina Beyer, and Masako Yoshida. After her are Sidney Moncrief, Mónika Lamperth, Sophie Wilson, Tim Bevan, Takahiro Kimura, and Richard Jeni.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Shirley Babashoff ranks 9,969 out of 12,171Before her are Zell Miller (1932), Blanchard Ryan (1967), Kim Chambers (1974), Sadie Sink (null), Zak Penn (1968), and Colin Kaepernick (1987). After her are Ronald M. Sega (1952), Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf (1969), A. C. Green (1963), Matt Bloom (1972), Rocky Gray (1974), and Karl Yune (1975).

Among SWIMMERS In United States

Among swimmers born in United States, Shirley Babashoff ranks 36Before her are John Hencken (1954), Aaron Peirsol (1983), Katie Ledecky (1997), Milorad Čavić (1984), Debbie Meyer (1952), and John Naber (1956). After her are Sandy Neilson (1956), Kaye Hall (1951), Tom Jager (1964), Dara Torres (1967), Jason Lezak (1975), and Nathan Adrian (1988).