Artis Gilmore

1949 - Today

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Artis Gilmore Sr. (born September 21, 1949) is an American former professional basketball player who played in the American Basketball Association (ABA) and National Basketball Association (NBA). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Artis Gilmore has received more than 1,180,317 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Artis Gilmore is the 227th most popular basketball player (down from 184th in 2019), the 9,813th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,785th in 2019) and the 118th most popular American Basketball Player.

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  • 3.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among basketball players, Artis Gilmore ranks 227 out of 1,757Before him are Željko Rebrača, Walt Davis, Rodolfo Choperena, Arijan Komazec, Viktor Zubkov, and Tim Hardaway. After him are Kawhi Leonard, Ed Macauley, Penny Hardaway, Maurice Stokes, Žarko Varajić, and Frank Ramsey.

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Among people born in 1949, Artis Gilmore ranks 596Before him are Kęstutis Šapka, Richard Russo, Roger Allers, Aslaug Dahl, Harry Turtledove, and Michael Horse. After him are Scott Turow, Wilhelm Kreuz, Lauren Shuler Donner, Bruno Forte, Gloria Hendry, and Irene Pepperberg.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Artis Gilmore ranks 9,813 out of 20,380Before him are Julianne Nicholson (1971), William Kircher (1958), Jacob Abbott (1803), Brad Delp (1951), Vincent Persichetti (1915), and John Kasich (1952). After him are Chris Klein (1979), Amy Sedaris (1961), Jack Casady (1944), Sammy Cahn (1913), Janet Rowley (1925), and Janice E. Voss (1956).


Among basketball players born in United States, Artis Gilmore ranks 118Before him are Joe Fulks (1921), Christian Laettner (1969), Spud Webb (1963), Alex English (1954), Walt Davis (1931), and Tim Hardaway (1966). After him are Kawhi Leonard (1991), Ed Macauley (1928), Penny Hardaway (1971), Maurice Stokes (1933), Frank Ramsey (1931), and Lamar Odom (1979).