Taufik Hidayat

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Taufik Hidayat (born 10 August 1981) is an Indonesian retired badminton player. He is a former World, Olympic, two time Asian Games, and three time Asian champion, and the youngest world number one in the men's singles. Hidayat has won the Indonesia Open six times (1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2006). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Taufik Hidayat has received more than 985,064 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Taufik Hidayat is the 5th most popular badminton player (up from 6th in 2019), the 102nd most popular biography from Indonesia (down from 81st in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Indonesian Badminton Player.

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Among badminton players, Taufik Hidayat ranks 5 out of 117Before him are Rudy Hartono, Lin Dan, Lee Chong Wei, and Susi Susanti. After him are Park Joo-bong, Peter Gade, Alan Budikusuma, Carolina Marín, Viktor Axelsen, Bang Soo-hyun, and Prakash Padukone.

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Among people born in 1981, Taufik Hidayat ranks 231Before him are Quim Gutiérrez, Nicole Richie, Han Ye-seul, Mélanie Thierry, Vicente Rodríguez, and Edwin Valero. After him are Sara Tommasi, Dawn Olivieri, Edu, Fandango, Caterina Scorsone, and Ali Al-Habsi.

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In Indonesia

Among people born in Indonesia, Taufik Hidayat ranks 102 out of 158Before him are Dick Esser (1918), Susi Susanti (1971), Muammar Z.A. (1954), Ruurd Leegstra (1877), Raema Lisa Rumbewas (1980), and Eetje Sol (1881). After him are Susi Pudjiastuti (1965), Anicetus Bongsu Antonius Sinaga (1941), Alan Budikusuma (1968), Siti Musdah Mulia (1958), Marty Natalegawa (1963), and Joe Taslim (1981).


Among badminton players born in Indonesia, Taufik Hidayat ranks 3Before him are Rudy Hartono (1949), and Susi Susanti (1971). After him are Alan Budikusuma (1968), Rexy Mainaky (1968), Hendra Setiawan (1984), Markis Kido (1984), Mia Audina (1979), Greysia Polii (1987), Hendrawan (1972), Liliyana Natsir (1985), and Candra Wijaya (1975).