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Viktor Markin

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Viktor Fyodorovich Markin (Russian: Виктор Фёдорович Маркин; born 23 February 1957 in the village of Oktyabrsky, Ust-Tarksky District, Novosibirsk Oblast) is a former Soviet athlete, winner of two gold medals at the 1980 Summer Olympics. After graduating from a secondary school he went to Novosibirsk, where he entered the Faculty of Pediatrics of the Institute of Medicine. Markin started athletics only at age 19 in the athletics section by the institute, coached by Aleksandr Bukhasheyev. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Viktor Markin has received more than 32,765 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Viktor Markin is the 1,332nd most popular athlete (down from 964th in 2019), the 2,169th most popular biography from Russia (down from 1,868th in 2019) and the 80th most popular Russian Athlete.

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Among athletes, Viktor Markin ranks 1,332 out of 3,059Before him are Caster Semenya, Nathaniel Cartmell, Christian Gitsham, Gwen Torrence, Brahim Boutayeb, and Thane Baker. After him are Tom Kiely, Akitsugu Konno, Barbora Špotáková, Konstantin Volkov, Emil Hegle Svendsen, and Joyce King.

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Among people born in 1957, Viktor Markin ranks 441Before him are Christer Björkman, Joel Goldsmith, Kate Burton, Ulrike Lunacek, Mike Bossy, and Youssef Rzouga. After him are Arnoldo Iguarán, Michael W. Smith, John Ribat, Tomoko Ohara, Johnny Lever, and Saundra Santiago.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Viktor Markin ranks 2,169 out of 3,262Before him are Yuri Krylov (1930), Anastasia Myskina (1981), Vasily Tsibliyev (1954), Dmitri Kharine (1968), Alexander Bashlachev (1960), and Kristina Orbakaitė (1971). After him are Valery Asapov (1966), Danila Kozlovsky (1985), Konstantin Volkov (1960), Kazimierz Laskowski (1899), Andrei Okounkov (1969), and Ales Bialiatski (1962).

Among ATHLETES In Russia

Among athletes born in Russia, Viktor Markin ranks 80Before him are Ellina Zvereva (1960), Sylvi Saimo (1914), Yuriy Tyukalov (1930), Ardalion Ignatyev (1930), German Sveshnikov (1937), and Viktor Rashchupkin (1950). After him are Konstantin Volkov (1960), Nikolay Zimyatov (1955), Valentina Yegorova (1964), Viktor Mamatov (1937), Andrey Perlov (1961), and Olavi Mannonen (1930).