Yvette Williams

1929 - 2019

Yvette Williams

Dame Yvette Winifred Corlett (née Williams; 25 April 1929 – 13 April 2019) was a New Zealand track-and-field athlete who was the first woman from her country to win an Olympic gold medal and to hold the world record in the women's long jump. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yvette Williams has received more than 89,268 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 323rd most popular athlete.

Memorability Metrics

  • 89k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.43

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.10

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among athletes, Yvette Williams ranks 325 out of 2,090Before her are Armas Toivonen, Jonathan Edwards, Tamara Tyshkevich, Henry Carr, Julius Saaristo, and Vladimir Melanin. After her are Zdzisław Krzyszkowiak, Renate Stecher, Harald Tammer, Andreas Krieger, Harry Stenqvist, and Paavo Yrjölä.

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Among people born in 1929, Yvette Williams ranks 253Before her are Adalet Ağaoğlu, Hong Song-nam, Henry E. Holt, Ignacio Velasco, Len Deighton, and Shakuntala Devi. After her are Mark Rydell, Hubert Dreyfus, Zdzisław Krzyszkowiak, Chaim Potok, Barbara Walters, and Michael Harner. Among people deceased in 2019, Yvette Williams ranks 207Before her are Christopher C. Kraft Jr., Aleksey Buldakov, Cameron Boyce, John C. Bogle, Pedro Morales, and Thad Cochran. After her are King Kong Bundy, Ted Lindsay, Morgan Woodward, Apolo Nsibambi, Neville Lederle, and Frank Robinson.

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