Chris Byrd

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Christopher Cornelius Byrd (born August 15, 1970) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1993 to 2009. He is a two-time world heavyweight champion, having first won the WBO title in 2000 after an upset corner stoppage over then-undefeated Vitali Klitschko. In his first title defense later that year, he lost to Vitali's brother Wladimir Klitschko. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chris Byrd has received more than 797,025 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Chris Byrd is the 170th most popular boxer (down from 116th in 2019), the 11,282nd most popular biography from United States and the 69th most popular American Boxer.

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  • 800k

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  • 51.70

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  • 16

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  • 3.18

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.60

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among boxers, Chris Byrd ranks 170 out of 324Before him are Andy Ruiz Jr., Roberto Balado, Oleg Maskayev, Ivailo Marinov, Arthur Abraham, and Érik Morales. After him are Zou Shiming, Shane Mosley, Patrizio Oliva, Tomasz Adamek, Sultan Ibragimov, and Canelo Álvarez.

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Among people born in 1970, Chris Byrd ranks 433Before him are Freddy Loix, Andy Bell, Daniel Cosgrove, Ricco Groß, Anthony Ruivivar, and Tony Hale. After him are Paula Malcomson, Astrid Kumbernuss, Josh Hopkins, Azam Ali, Rob Riggle, and Samantha Power.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Chris Byrd ranks 11,282 out of 15,968Before him are Oscar Hijuelos (1951), Charles Shyer (1951), Art Cross (1918), Richard Russell Jr. (1897), Maya Lin (1959), and Jessica Stroup (1986). After him are Frances Harper (1825), Emanuel Pastreich (1964), Millie Hughes-Fulford (1945), Josh Hopkins (1970), Janet Napolitano (1957), and John Carl Buechler (1952).

Among BOXERS In United States

Among boxers born in United States, Chris Byrd ranks 69Before him are Michael Moorer (1967), Shannon Briggs (1971), John Ruiz (1972), Oliver McCall (1965), Jackie Fields (1908), and Andy Ruiz Jr. (1989). After him are Shane Mosley (1971), Diego Corrales (1977), Terence Crawford (1987), Antonio Margarito (1978), Andre Ward (1984), and Howard Davis Jr. (1956).