Big Boss Man

1963 - 2004

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Ray Washington Traylor Jr. (May 2, 1963 – September 22, 2004) was an American professional wrestler who was best known for his appearances with the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) under the ring name Big Boss Man, as well as for his appearances with World Championship Wrestling (WCW) as The Boss, The Man, The Guardian Angel, and Big Bubba Rogers. During his appearances with the WWF, Big Boss Man held the WWF World Tag Team Championship once and the WWF Hardcore Championship four times. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Big Boss Man has received more than 109,416 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Big Boss Man is the 207th most popular wrestler (down from 184th in 2019), the 10,579th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,109th in 2019) and the 98th most popular American Wrestler.

Memorability Metrics

  • 110k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 52.90

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among wrestlers, Big Boss Man ranks 207 out of 703Before him are Christian Cage, Greg Valentine, Takanohana Kōji, Lita, Shelton Benjamin, and David Douillet. After him are Sabu, Makharbek Khadartsev, Sin Cara, Dean Malenko, Hana Kimura, and Samoa Joe.

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Among people born in 1963, Big Boss Man ranks 483Before him are Terry Farrell, Marian Keyes, Claudia Kohde-Kilsch, Vicente Zeballos, Farin Urlaub, and Peter Stamm. After him are Cláudia Ohana, Martin Brunner, Toshiya Miura, Len Bias, Paul Klebnikov, and Erik King. Among people deceased in 2004, Big Boss Man ranks 256Before him are Emlyn Hughes, Julius Sang, Yash Johar, Bernice Rubens, Vilayat Khan, and Fernando Poe Jr.. After him are Henry Cockburn, Paul Klebnikov, Richard Biggs, Rodger Ward, Yang Xinhai, and Brenda Fassie.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Big Boss Man ranks 10,579 out of 15,968Before him are Michael Landes (1972), Vera C. Bushfield (1889), Uri Caine (1956), Martin David Kruskal (1925), Arlen Specter (1930), and Charles Dierkop (1936). After him are Anya Taylor-Joy (1996), James Iha (1968), Bill Mumy (1954), Jane Irwin Harrison (1804), Thomas Gomez (1905), and Monte Blue (1887).

Among WRESTLERS In United States

Among wrestlers born in United States, Big Boss Man ranks 98Before him are Viscera (1971), Bray Wyatt (1987), Montel Vontavious Porter (1973), Greg Valentine (1951), Lita (1975), and Shelton Benjamin (1975). After him are Sabu (1964), Sin Cara (1977), Dean Malenko (1960), Samoa Joe (1979), Don Muraco (1949), and Fandango (1981).