Big Show

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Paul Donald Wight II (born February 8, 1972) is an American professional wrestler and actor. He is currently signed to WWE, where he performs on the Raw brand under the ring name Big Show. Wight began his career in 1994. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Big Show has received more than 9,149,079 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Big Show is the 5th most popular wrestler (up from 78th in 2019), the 1,095th most popular biography from United States (up from 6,084th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular American Wrestler.

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Memorability Metrics

  • 9.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 70.24

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 12.11

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Big Shows by language


Among wrestlers, Big Show ranks 5 out of 703. Before him are Hulk Hogan, The French Angel, André the Giant, and Kane. After him are Masahiko Kimura, Antonio Inoki, John Cena, Anton Geesink, Bruno Sammartino, The Undertaker, and Ric Flair.

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Among people born in 1972, Big Show ranks 12Before him are Shaquille O'Neal, The Notorious B.I.G., Dwayne Johnson, Wentworth Miller, Rivaldo, and Jude Law. After him are Luís Figo, Pavel Nedvěd, Vanessa Paradis, Lilian Thuram, Lisa Ann, and Tarkan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Big Show ranks 1,095 out of 15,968. Before him are Jeremy Renner (1971), James M. Buchanan (1919), Edmund Phelps (1933), Hunter S. Thompson (1937), Anthony Mann (1906), and Kevin Bacon (1958). After him are Al Jarreau (1940), Idina Menzel (1971), Clive Cussler (1931), Thomas Burke (1875), Joseph L. Mankiewicz (1909), and Uma Thurman (1970).

Among WRESTLERS In United States

Among wrestlers born in United States, Big Show ranks 2Before him are Hulk Hogan (1953). After him are John Cena (1977), The Undertaker (1965), Ric Flair (1949), Dave Bautista (1969), Triple H (1969), Stone Cold Steve Austin (1964), The Miz (1980), Darren Young (11), Brock Lesnar (1977), and Bill Goldberg (1966).

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