Bob Pettit

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Robert E. Lee Pettit Jr. (born December 12, 1932) is an American former professional basketball player. He played 11 seasons in the NBA, all with the Milwaukee/St. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bob Pettit has received more than 834,704 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Bob Pettit is the 29th most popular basketball player, the 2,514th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,076th in 2019) and the 23rd most popular American Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Bob Pettit ranks 29 out of 1,264Before him are Hakeem Olajuwon, Sergei Belov, Krešimir Ćosić, Uljana Semjonova, Elgin Baylor, and John Stockton. After him are Dražen Dalipagić, Arvydas Sabonis, Isiah Thomas, Patrick Ewing, Pat Riley, and Toni Kukoč.

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Among people born in 1932, Bob Pettit ranks 140Before him are Momoko Kōchi, Gato Barbieri, Vasily Aksyonov, Marisa Pavan, Félix Malloum, and Joseph Zen. After him are Ahmad Tejan Kabbah, Eero Aarnio, Orlando Letelier, John Hillerman, Joel Grey, and Jerzy Hoffman.

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Among people born in United States, Bob Pettit ranks 2,514 out of 15,968Before him are Michael Parks (1940), Russell Means (1939), Harry Nilsson (1941), Julia Ann (1969), Clifford Brown (1930), and Tracy Chapman (1964). After him are Andrew Taylor Still (1828), Richard Axel (1946), Ivan Sutherland (1938), Heather Locklear (1961), Richard Basehart (1914), and Curtis Hanson (1945).


Among basketball players born in United States, Bob Pettit ranks 23Before him are Bob Cousy (1928), John Havlicek (1940), Charles Barkley (1963), George Mikan (1924), Elgin Baylor (1934), and John Stockton (1962). After him are Isiah Thomas (1961), Pat Riley (1945), Derrick Rose (1988), Moses Malone (1955), Allen Iverson (1975), and Robert Parish (1953).