Bam Bam Bigelow

1961 - 2007

Bam Bam Bigelow

Scott Charles Bigelow (September 1, 1961 – January 19, 2007) was an American professional wrestler, better known by the ring name Bam Bam Bigelow. Recognizable by his close to 400-pound frame and the distinctive flame tattoo that spanned most of his bald head, Bigelow was hailed by former employer WWE in 2013 as "the most natural, agile and physically remarkable big man of the past quarter century", while former co-worker Bret Hart described him as "possibly the best working big man in the business."Bigelow is best known for his appearances with New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW), the World Wrestling Federation (WWF), World Championship Wrestling (WCW), and Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) between 1987 and 2001. Over the course of his career, he held championships including the ECW World Heavyweight Championship, the ECW World Television Championship, the IWGP Tag Team Championship, and the WCW World Tag Team Championship. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bam Bam Bigelow has received more than 1,811,279 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 107th most popular wrestler.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 41.13

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.98

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.07

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among wrestlers, Bam Bam Bigelow ranks 108 out of 562Before him are Big Van Vader, Booker T, Jerry Lawler, Rhyno, Paul Bearer, and Stephanie McMahon. After him are John Layfield, Paul Heyman, Scott Hall, Shinsuke Nakamura, Seth Rollins, and Ivan Koloff.

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Among people born in 1961, Bam Bam Bigelow ranks 267Before him are Tarsem Singh, Abderrahmane Sissako, Chris Anderson, Issam Zahreddine, Calvin Smith, and Antonia San Juan. After him are Stefan Ruzowitzky, Simone Young, Douglas Coupland, Jurga Ivanauskaitė, Kim Deal, and Roberto Cabañas. Among people deceased in 2007, Bam Bam Bigelow ranks 246Before him are Karen Spärck Jones, Bruce Bennett, Kirka, Qurratulain Hyder, Laraine Day, and David Halberstam. After him are Jurga Ivanauskaitė, Aleksandr Dedyushko, Sidney Coleman, John Gardner, Bob Clark, and Seymour Benzer.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bam Bam Bigelow ranks 7,103 out of 12,171Before him are Darren Criss (1987), David Halberstam (1934), Sean Michaels (1958), Jonah Falcon (1970), Leelee Sobieski (1983), and Tina Knowles (1954). After him are John Ashcroft (1942), George Hearst (1820), Jenna Elfman (1971), Travis Barker (1975), Carl Foreman (1914), and Richard Gant (1944).

Among WRESTLERS In United States

Among wrestlers born in United States, Bam Bam Bigelow ranks 52Before him are Big Van Vader (1955), Booker T (1965), Jerry Lawler (1949), Rhyno (1975), Paul Bearer (1954), and Stephanie McMahon (1976). After him are John Layfield (1966), Paul Heyman (1965), Scott Hall (1958), Seth Rollins (1986), Umaga (1973), and Jake Roberts (1955).