Tex Gibbons

1907 - 1984

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For other persons named John Gibbons see John Gibbons (disambiguation)John Haskell "Tex" Gibbons (October 7, 1907 – May 30, 1984) was an American basketball player who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics. He was the captain of the 1936 Olympics American basketball team, which won the gold medal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tex Gibbons has received more than 11,975 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Tex Gibbons is the 307th most popular basketball player, the 10,772nd most popular biography from United States and the 197th most popular American Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Tex Gibbons ranks 307 out of 1,264Before him are Earl Boykins, Bill Wennington, Kevin Johnson, Kšyštof Lavrinovič, Fabricio Oberto, and Tom Thibodeau. After him are Dejan Tomašević, Mehmet Okur, Vassilis Spanoulis, Jaka Lakovič, Mark Price, and Alvin Robertson.

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Among people born in 1907, Tex Gibbons ranks 308Before him are Grahame Clark, Ethel Lackie, Phil Edwards, Ruby Myers, Arlene Francis, and Ross Alexander. After him are Bob Steele, Ruth Patrick, Israel Albert Horowitz, Albert Gore Sr., Bob Tisdall, and Walter Reuther. Among people deceased in 1984, Tex Gibbons ranks 213Before him are Rudolf Stahl, John Betjeman, Ken Armstrong, June Marlowe, Balasaraswati, and Ernest Tubb. After him are Randall Thompson and Eric Morecambe.

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Among people born in United States, Tex Gibbons ranks 10,772 out of 15,968Before him are James LeGros (1962), Daniel DiNardo (1949), Jim Fuchs (1927), Erik Palladino (1968), Ross Alexander (1907), and Frederick Hauck (1941). After him are Jay Asher (1975), Newton D. Baker (1871), Slim Thug (1980), E. Allen Emerson (1954), Vivian Blaine (1921), and Russell A. Alger (1836).


Among basketball players born in United States, Tex Gibbons ranks 197Before him are Cedric Maxwell (1955), Mark Aguirre (1959), Len Bias (1963), Earl Boykins (1976), Kevin Johnson (1966), and Tom Thibodeau (1958). After him are Mark Price (1964), Alvin Robertson (1962), John Salley (1964), Bobby Wanzer (1921), Deron Williams (1984), and Latrell Sprewell (1970).