Bob Love

1942 - Today

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Robert Earl "Butterbean" Love (born December 8, 1942) is an American former professional basketball player who spent the prime of his career with the National Basketball Association's Chicago Bulls. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bob Love has received more than 590,282 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Bob Love is the 192nd most popular basketball player, the 8,139th most popular biography from United States and the 127th most popular American Basketball Player.

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  • 590k

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  • 56.24

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.72

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.46

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among basketball players, Bob Love ranks 192 out of 1,264Before him are Juan Antonio San Epifanio, Christian Laettner, Tim Hardaway, Andro Knego, Vern Mikkelsen, and Maurice Stokes. After him are Sam Bowie, Luis Scola, Satch Sanders, Clyde Lovellette, Marc Gasol, and Peja Stojaković.

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Among people born in 1942, Bob Love ranks 463Before him are Svetlana Gannushkina, Aníbal Ruiz, Gray Davis, John Ashcroft, Rutanya Alda, and Sila María Calderón. After him are Paul Churchland, David Lange, Daniel Revenu, Robert Costanzo, Charles Konan Banny, and Annette Funicello.

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Among people born in United States, Bob Love ranks 8,139 out of 15,968Before him are Gregg Araki (1959), Happy Rockefeller (1926), Margaret Geller (1947), Don Dokken (1953), Tim "Ripper" Owens (1967), and Paul Bartel (1938). After him are Janet Evanovich (1943), Una Merkel (1903), Hampton Fancher (1938), Boyd Holbrook (1981), Sam Bowie (1961), and Richard Olney (1835).


Among basketball players born in United States, Bob Love ranks 127Before him are Ed Macauley (1928), Grant Hill (1972), Christian Laettner (1969), Tim Hardaway (1966), Vern Mikkelsen (1928), and Maurice Stokes (1933). After him are Sam Bowie (1961), Satch Sanders (1938), Clyde Lovellette (1929), John Paxson (1960), Francis Johnson (1910), and Chris Webber (1973).