Bob McAdoo

1951 - Today

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Robert Allen McAdoo (born September 25, 1951) is an American former professional basketball player and coach. He played 14 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA), where he was a five-time NBA All-Star and named the NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP) in 1975. He won two NBA championships with the Los Angeles Lakers during their Showtime era in the 1980s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bob McAdoo has received more than 1,157,085 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Bob McAdoo is the 90th most popular basketball player (up from 100th in 2019), the 5,043rd most popular biography from United States (up from 6,066th in 2019) and the 59th most popular American Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Bob McAdoo ranks 90 out of 1,264Before him are Vince Carter, Nate Archibald, Ivo Daneu, Steve Nash, Dino Rađa, and Aleksandar Petrović. After him are Dejan Bodiroga, Šarūnas Jasikevičius, Dino Meneghin, Dolph Schayes, Kevin McHale, and Tom Heinsohn.

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Among people born in 1951, Bob McAdoo ranks 215Before him are Margo Martindale, Emmanuel Todd, Dave Benton, Phil Manzanera, Philippe Van Parijs, and Sandahl Bergman. After him are Christophe de Margerie, Sulejman Tihić, Stephen Tobolowsky, Gediminas Kirkilas, Alfredo Astiz, and William Katt.

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Among people born in United States, Bob McAdoo ranks 5,043 out of 15,968Before him are Carol Burnett (1933), Barnum Brown (1873), John Diehl (1950), Nita Naldi (1894), Matt Czuchry (1977), and Catherine Hardwicke (1955). After him are Ken Block (1967), Will Keith Kellogg (1860), Norman Spinrad (1940), Charles David Keeling (1928), Vance D. Brand (1931), and Mildred Dresselhaus (1930).


Among basketball players born in United States, Bob McAdoo ranks 59Before him are Jerry Lucas (1940), George Gervin (1952), Isaiah Thomas (1989), Mike D'Antoni (1951), Vince Carter (1977), and Nate Archibald (1948). After him are Dolph Schayes (1928), Kevin McHale (1957), Tom Heinsohn (1934), James Worthy (1961), Joe Bryant (1954), and Gary Payton (1968).