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Adam Silver

1962 - Today

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Adam Silver (born April 25, 1962) is an American businessman, lawyer and sports executive who is the fifth and current commissioner of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He joined the NBA in 1992 and has held various positions within the league, becoming chief operating officer and deputy commissioner under his predecessor and mentor David Stern in 2006. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adam Silver has received more than 2,391,881 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Adam Silver is the 502nd most popular businessperson (down from 412th in 2019), the 9,466th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,048th in 2019) and the 182nd most popular American Businessperson.

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  • 2.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.55

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.33

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among BUSINESSPEOPLE

Among businesspeople, Adam Silver ranks 502 out of 604. Before her are Paddy Lowe, Charles Saatchi, Meng Wanzhou, Ian Livingstone, Michel Roux, and Éric Boullier. After her are Eben Moglen, Rick Scott, Mark R. Hughes, Harold Camping, Ken Bates, and Tony Fernandes.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1962, Adam Silver ranks 357Before her are Oceano Cruz, Akiva Goldsman, Roberto Fernández Bonillo, Pedro Monzón, Elena Sofia Ricci, and Sakina Jaffrey. After her are Jeff Stryker, Peter Chan, Roger Bart, Bruno Martini, Guillermo Fariñas, and Jeff Dunham.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Adam Silver ranks 9,466 out of 15,968. Before her are Brad Friedel (1971), Edward Seaga (1930), Sakina Jaffrey (1962), Klay Thompson (1990), Richard Rush (1780), and Jon Oliva (1959). After her are Donald Petrie (1954), Jeff Stryker (1962), Bobby Heenan (1944), T.I. (1980), Peter Shor (1959), and David Paterson (1954).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Adam Silver ranks 182Before her are Sean Parker (1979), Marissa Mayer (1975), Trip Hawkins (1953), David Filo (1966), Meg Whitman (1956), and Jimmy Iovine (1953). After her are Eben Moglen (1959), Rick Scott (1952), Mark R. Hughes (1956), Harold Camping (1921), MacKenzie Scott (1970), and Jamie Dimon (1956).