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Toni Sailer

1935 - 2009

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Anton Engelbert "Toni" Sailer (17 November 1935 – 24 August 2009) was an Austrian alpine ski racer, considered among the best in the sport. At age 20, he won all three gold medals in alpine skiing at the 1956 Winter Olympics. He nearly duplicated the feat at the 1958 World Championships with two golds and a silver. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Toni Sailer has received more than 115,227 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Toni Sailer is the 3rd most popular skier, the 292nd most popular biography from Austria (up from 345th in 2019) and the most popular Austrian Skier.

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Among skiers, Toni Sailer ranks 3 out of 541Before him are Ingemar Stenmark and Matti Nykänen. After him are Jean-Claude Killy, Eddie the Eagle, Alberto Tomba, Bjørn Dæhlie, Birger Ruud, Sixten Jernberg, Hermann Maier, Annemarie Moser-Pröll, and Juha Mieto.

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Among people born in 1935, Toni Sailer ranks 55Before him are Ernesto Laclau, Harrison Schmitt, Artur Rasizade, Abdou Diouf, Ken Kesey, and Lorenzo Bandini. After him are Pranab Mukherjee, Pepe, Richard Kuklinski, Gnassingbé Eyadéma, Forough Farrokhzad, and Viktor Bryukhanov. Among people deceased in 2009, Toni Sailer ranks 42Before him are Ephraim Katzir, Ertuğrul Osman, Leszek Kołakowski, Sergey Mikhalkov, Gaafar Nimeiry, and Natasha Richardson. After him are Pavel Popovich, Patrick McGoohan, Mario Benedetti, Albert Barillé, Amin al-Hafiz, and Velupillai Prabhakaran.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Toni Sailer ranks 292 out of 1,237Before him are Sigismund, Archduke of Austria (1427), Franz Böhme (1885), Guido von List (1848), Archduchess Barbara of Austria (1539), Georg Joachim Rheticus (1514), and Richard Réti (1889). After him are Rudolf Kirchschläger (1915), Camillo Sitte (1843), Otto Robert Frisch (1904), Countess Georgina von Wilczek (1921), Lotte Lenya (1898), and Bertha Pappenheim (1859).

Among SKIERS In Austria

Among skiers born in Austria, Toni Sailer ranks 1After him are Hermann Maier (1972), Annemarie Moser-Pröll (1953), Marc Girardelli (1963), Franz Klammer (1953), Karl Schranz (1938), Erik Schinegger (1948), Egon Zimmermann (1939), Christl Haas (1943), Othmar Schneider (1928), Trude Beiser (1927), and Ernst Hinterseer (1932).