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This page contains a list of the greatest Chinese Poker Players. The pantheon dataset contains 14 Poker Players, 1 of which were born in China. This makes China the birth place of the 2nd most number of Poker Players.

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The following people are considered by Pantheon to be the most legendary Chinese Poker Players of all time. This list of famous Chinese Poker Players is sorted by HPI (Historical Popularity Index), a metric that aggregates information on a biography’s online popularity.

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1. Johnny Chan (1957 - )

With an HPI of 41.94, Johnny Chan is the most famous Chinese Poker Player.  His biography has been translated into 16 different languages on wikipedia.

Johnny Chan (Chinese: 陳金海; born in Guangzhou, China in 1957) is a Chinese professional poker player. He has won 10 World Series of Poker bracelets, including the 1987 and 1988 World Series of Poker main events consecutively.

Pantheon has 1 people classified as poker players born between 1957 and 1957. Of these 1, 1 (100.00%) of them are still alive today. The most famous living poker players include Johnny Chan.

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