Ben Johnson

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Ben Johnson

Benjamin Sinclair Johnson, (born December 30, 1961) is a Jamaican-born Canadian former sprinter, who won two bronze medals at the 1984 Summer Olympics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ben Johnson has received more than 143,452 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 32nd most popular athlete.

Memorability Metrics

  • 140k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.57

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.12

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.58

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among athletes, Ben Johnson ranks 34 out of 2,090Before him are Javier Sotomayor, Ronnie Coleman, Alvin Kraenzlein, Marita Koch, Eric Liddell, and Jan Železný. After him are Larry Scott, Vasily Alekseyev, Dorando Pietri, Tommie Smith, Al Oerter, and Aladár Gerevich.

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Among people born in 1961, Ben Johnson ranks 43Before him are Billy Ray Cyrus, Mylène Farmer, Enzo Francescoli, Iain Glen, Andoni Zubizarreta, and Danny Blind. After him are António Costa, Arnaldur Indriðason, Boy George, Wade Williams, Tite, and James Gandolfini.

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In Jamaica

Among people born in Jamaica, Ben Johnson ranks 9 out of 98Before him are Grace Jones (1948), Usain Bolt (1986), Peter Tosh (1944), Stuart Hall (1932), Marcus Garvey (1887), and Jimmy Cliff (1948). After him are Lee "Scratch" Perry (1936), Liz Mitchell (1952), Trevor Berbick (1954), Sean Paul (1973), Desmond Dekker (1941), and Max Romeo (1944).

Among ATHLETES In Jamaica

Among athletes born in Jamaica, Ben Johnson ranks 2Before him are Usain Bolt (1986). After him are Merlene Ottey (1960), Asafa Powell (1982), Don Quarrie (1951), Linford Christie (1960), Arthur Wint (1920), George Rhoden (1926), Herb McKenley (1922), Yohan Blake (1989), Donovan Bailey (1967), and Lennox Miller (1946).

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