Christian Laettner

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Christian Donald Laettner (, LAYT-nər; born August 17, 1969) is an American former professional basketball player. His college career for the Duke Blue Devils is widely regarded as one of the best in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) history. He was the star player on the back-to-back Duke National Championship teams of 1991 and 1992, and the NCAA player of the year in his senior year. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christian Laettner has received more than 3,569,537 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Christian Laettner is the 187th most popular basketball player (up from 218th in 2019), the 7,960th most popular biography from United States (up from 8,746th in 2019) and the 123rd most popular American Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Christian Laettner ranks 187 out of 1,264Before him are Ivan Edeshko, Panagiotis Giannakis, Ed Macauley, Rik Smits, Grant Hill, and Juan Antonio San Epifanio. After him are Tim Hardaway, Andro Knego, Vern Mikkelsen, Maurice Stokes, Bob Love, and Sam Bowie.

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Among people born in 1969, Christian Laettner ranks 267Before him are Tyler Perry, Barney Greenway, Morris Chestnut, Jörg Heinrich, Vanderlei de Lima, and Ever Palacios. After him are Gianluigi Lentini, Mr. Lawrence, Stephen Moyer, Michael Amott, Naomi Kawase, and Sofia Milos.

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Among people born in United States, Christian Laettner ranks 7,960 out of 15,968Before him are Richard Fortus (1966), Robert R. Wilson (1914), Joe Alaskey (1952), Riley Steele (1987), Christina Grimmie (1994), and Shelley Morrison (1936). After him are Nicole Aniston (1987), Eric Kripke (1974), Anita Borg (1949), Steve Miner (1951), Reiko Aylesworth (1972), and Ella Raines (1920).


Among basketball players born in United States, Christian Laettner ranks 123Before him are Larry Johnson (1969), Kawhi Leonard (1991), Chris Paul (1985), Gail Goodrich (1943), Ed Macauley (1928), and Grant Hill (1972). After him are Tim Hardaway (1966), Vern Mikkelsen (1928), Maurice Stokes (1933), Bob Love (1942), Sam Bowie (1961), and Satch Sanders (1938).