Ben Wallace

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Ben Cameron Wallace (born September 10, 1974) is an American former professional basketball player who is a minority owner and president of basketball operations of the Grand Rapids Drive of the NBA G League. Playing most of his career in the National Basketball Association, he is regarded by many to be the greatest undrafted player in NBA history. A native of Alabama, Wallace attended Cuyahoga Community College and Virginia Union University. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ben Wallace has received more than 2,956,982 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Ben Wallace is the 170th most popular basketball player (up from 180th in 2019), the 7,560th most popular biography from United States (up from 8,097th in 2019) and the 114th most popular American Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Ben Wallace ranks 170 out of 1,264Before him are Gennadi Volnov, Robert Horry, Mark Eaton, Jason Williams, Heino Kruus, and Joann Lõssov. After him are Dwight Howard, Kyrie Irving, Jonas Kazlauskas, Frank Ramsey, Larry Johnson, and Predrag Danilović.

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Among people born in 1974, Ben Wallace ranks 143Before him are André Ooijer, Jaume Collet-Serra, Jessica Drake, Haifaa al-Mansour, Takahiro Sakurai, and Dušan Petković. After him are Leonardo Jardim, Christopher O'Neill, Martin Henderson, Alessandro Petacchi, Damiano Tommasi, and Carsten Ramelow.

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Among people born in United States, Ben Wallace ranks 7,560 out of 15,968Before him are Clyde Cessna (1879), Robert Daniel Carmichael (1879), Jennifer Batten (1957), Les Clark (1907), Charles S. Dutton (1951), and DMX (1970). After him are Vic Damone (1928), Daniel Giraud Elliot (1835), William Sanderson (1944), Mel Tormé (1925), James Gunn (1938), and Emma Abbott (1850).


Among basketball players born in United States, Ben Wallace ranks 114Before him are Doug Collins (1951), Dell Curry (1964), Slater Martin (1925), Robert Horry (1970), Mark Eaton (1957), and Jason Williams (1975). After him are Dwight Howard (1985), Frank Ramsey (1931), Larry Johnson (1969), Kawhi Leonard (1991), Chris Paul (1985), and Gail Goodrich (1943).