Bill Tilden

1893 - 1953

Bill Tilden

William Tatem Tilden II (February 10, 1893 – June 5, 1953), nicknamed "Big Bill," was an American male tennis player. Tilden was the World No. 1 player for six years from 1920 through 1925. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bill Tilden has received more than 373,726 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 29th most popular tennis player.

Memorability Metrics

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.21

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.48

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among tennis players, Bill Tilden ranks 29 out of 1,101Before him are Roy Emerson, Arthur Ashe, Mats Wilander, Manuel Santana, Stefan Edberg, and Pete Sampras. After him are Don Budge, Jean Borotra, William Renshaw, Jaroslav Drobný, Guillermo Vilas, and Maria Bueno.

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Among people born in 1893, Bill Tilden ranks 56Before him are Emmy Göring, Nicholas J. Spykman, Walter Christaller, Hans Scharoun, Pierre Drieu La Rochelle, and Hattie McDaniel. After him are Kurt Huber, Federico Mompou, William Dieterle, Roy O. Disney, Conrad Veidt, and Dragiša Cvetković. Among people deceased in 1953, Bill Tilden ranks 39Before him are Tazio Nuvolari, Vera Mukhina, Hans Reichenbach, Mary Anderson, Jean Epstein, and Johan Laidoner. After him are Wilhelm Stuckart, Noe Zhordania, Hank Williams, Otto Meissner, Moïse Kisling, and Jacques Thibaud.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bill Tilden ranks 1,584 out of 12,171Before him are Dirk Benedict (1945), Isaac Hayes (1942), Theodore Edgar McCarrick (1930), Pete Sampras (1971), William Styron (1925), and William Nordhaus (1941). After him are Andrew Garfield (1983), Lucy Liu (1968), Matt LeBlanc (1967), Lizzie Borden (1860), Avery Brundage (1887), and Phil Ochs (1940).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United States

Among tennis players born in United States, Bill Tilden ranks 8Before him are Billie Jean King (1943), Stan Smith (1946), Andre Agassi (1970), Chris Evert (1954), Arthur Ashe (1943), and Pete Sampras (1971). After him are Don Budge (1915), Serena Williams (1981), Doris Hart (1925), Bobby Riggs (1918), Michael Chang (1972), and Pancho Gonzales (1928).

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