Wim Ruska

1940 - 2015

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Willem "Wim" Ruska (29 August 1940 – 14 February 2015) was a judoka from the Netherlands. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wim Ruska has received more than 51,587 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Wim Ruska is the 28th most popular wrestler (down from 23rd in 2019), the 405th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 395th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Dutch Wrestler.

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  • 52k

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  • 63.32

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.47

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among wrestlers, Wim Ruska ranks 28 out of 703Before him are Gholamreza Takhti, Rocky Johnson, The Great Khali, Stone Cold Steve Austin, The Miz, and Darren Young. After him are Bret Hart, Brock Lesnar, Khabib Nurmagomedov, George Hackenschmidt, Bill Goldberg, and Eddie Guerrero.

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Among people born in 1940, Wim Ruska ranks 199Before him are Saud bin Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Vagif Mustafazadeh, Gérard Larrousse, Manfred Mann, Teruki Miyamoto, and Chip Taylor. After him are Ken Jenkins, Lill Lindfors, Just Jaeckin, Viktor Savinykh, Peter Atkins, and Kipchoge Keino. Among people deceased in 2015, Wim Ruska ranks 144Before him are Hyon Yong-chol, Dick Nanninga, Carl Djerassi, Mario Cuomo, Kemal Monteno, and Joshua Fishman. After him are Edgar Froese, Chea Sim, Movita Castaneda, Hans Erni, Harald Nielsen, and Søren Kam.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Wim Ruska ranks 405 out of 1,209Before him are Auguste Kerckhoffs (1835), Herman Snellen (1834), Wim Hof (1959), Frans Timmermans (1961), Adriaen van de Venne (1589), and Co Adriaanse (1947). After him are Herman Willem Daendels (1762), Louis Couperus (1863), Carel Godin de Beaufort (1934), Joseph Luns (1911), Countess Albertine Agnes of Nassau (1634), and Gerard Reve (1923).

Among WRESTLERS In Netherlands

Among wrestlers born in Netherlands, Wim Ruska ranks 2Before him are Anton Geesink (1934). After him are Mark Huizinga (1973), Edith Bosch (1980), Aleister Black (1985), Ruben Houkes (1979), and Anicka van Emden (1986).