Clyde Lovellette

1929 - 2016

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Clyde Edward Lovellette ( loh-VEL-et; September 7, 1929 – March 9, 2016) was an American professional basketball player. Lovellette was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1988. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Clyde Lovellette has received more than 306,252 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Clyde Lovellette is the 212th most popular basketball player (down from 202nd in 2019), the 9,412th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,222nd in 2019) and the 111th most popular American Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Clyde Lovellette ranks 212 out of 1,757Before him are Mihovil Nakić, Slater Martin, Sergejus Jovaiša, Roberto Lovera, Art Mollner, and Alonzo Mourning. After him are Joe Fulks, Ruy de Freitas, Zoran Savić, Michel Bonnevie, Christian Laettner, and Spud Webb.

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Among people born in 1929, Clyde Lovellette ranks 469Before him are Yozhef Betsa, Barry Harris, György Gurics, Ralph McQuarrie, Willy Kernen, and Ken Henry. After him are Toimi Alatalo, Gabriel Ochoa Uribe, Benny Andersen, Jean-Denis Bredin, Lyubov Kozyreva, and Kiichirō Furukawa. Among people deceased in 2016, Clyde Lovellette ranks 463Before him are Fritz Weaver, Gideon Toury, Roberto Lovera, Aage Larsen, Atilio López, and Stephen Keshi. After him are Kevin Randleman, Ellen Niit, Tim LaHaye, Robert Stigwood, Muriel Casals i Couturier, and François Dupeyron.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Clyde Lovellette ranks 9,412 out of 20,380Before him are Marguerite De La Motte (1902), Sonny Terry (1911), Rob Kardashian (1987), Regina King (1971), Alfred E. Green (1889), and Ann Savage (1921). After him are James Young (1872), Dallas Long (1940), Doug Yule (1947), Jim Hall (1935), Danny Carey (1961), and Charles Sumner (1811).


Among basketball players born in United States, Clyde Lovellette ranks 111Before him are Chris Mullin (1963), Bill Laimbeer (1957), Alex Hannum (1923), Slater Martin (1925), Art Mollner (1912), and Alonzo Mourning (1970). After him are Joe Fulks (1921), Christian Laettner (1969), Spud Webb (1963), Alex English (1954), Walt Davis (1931), and Tim Hardaway (1966).