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With 13 biographies, Poker Players are the 91st most common occupation in Pantheon, behind Youtubers, Pirates, and Public Workers.

Pantheon has 14 people classified as poker players born between 1907 and 1987. Of these 14, 12 (85.71%) of them are still alive today. The most famous living poker players include Doyle Brunson, Dan Harrington, and Daniel Negreanu. The most famous deceased poker players include Stu Ungar and Johnny Moss. As of October 2020, 1 new poker players have been added to Pantheon including Joe Cada.

Living Poker Players

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Deceased Poker Players

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Newly Added Poker Players (2020)

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Most poker players were born in United States (9), Canada (1), and China (1). By city, the most common birth places were Longworth, Texas (1), Manhattan (1), and Marshall, Texas (1).The most common death places of poker players were United States (2). By city, these were Las Vegas (1) and Odessa, Texas (1).

The earliest biographies classified as poker players in Pantheon are Dan Harrington, Doyle Brunson, and Johnny Moss.  The concentration of poker players was largest during the Television Era, which lasted from 1950 to 1989. Some birth or death locations for earlier poker players are unknown, which may account for timeline differences below.

Poker Players are found within the Sports domain which also includes Soccer Players, Athletes, Basketball Players, Cyclists, and Tennis Players.