Colin Kaepernick

1987 - Today

Colin Kaepernick

Colin Rand Kaepernick ( KAP-ər-nik; born November 3, 1987) is an American civil rights activist and football quarterback who is a free agent. He played six seasons for the San Francisco 49ers in the National Football League (NFL). As a political activist, he kneeled during the national anthem in protest of police brutality and racial inequality in the United States.Kaepernick played college football for the Nevada Wolf Pack, where he was named the Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Offensive Player of the Year twice and became the only player in NCAA Division I FBS history to amass 10,000 passing yards and 4,000 rushing yards in a career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Colin Kaepernick has received more than 16,003,452 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 17th most popular american football player.

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  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.10

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among american football players, Colin Kaepernick ranks 18 out of 43Before him are Jerry Rice, John Elway, Walter Payton, Brett Favre, Cam Newton, and Steve Young. After him are Andrew Luck, Eli Manning, Troy Aikman, Aaron Rodgers, Rob Gronkowski, and Drew Brees.

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Among people born in 1987, Colin Kaepernick ranks 337Before him are Tooji, Beñat Etxebarria, Grey Damon, Danny Green, Mame Biram Diouf, and Willy Aubameyang. After him are Eri Kitamura, Charlotte Wessels, Tatjana Maria, Terence Crawford, Ding Junhui, and Yūki Nagasato.

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Among people born in United States, Colin Kaepernick ranks 9,968 out of 12,171Before him are Jennifer Westfeldt (1970), Zell Miller (1932), Blanchard Ryan (1967), Kim Chambers (1974), Sadie Sink (null), and Zak Penn (1968). After him are Shirley Babashoff (1957), Ronald M. Sega (1952), Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf (1969), A. C. Green (1963), Matt Bloom (1972), and Rocky Gray (1974).


Among american football players born in United States, Colin Kaepernick ranks 18Before him are Jerry Rice (1962), John Elway (1960), Walter Payton (1954), Brett Favre (1969), Cam Newton (1989), and Steve Young (null). After him are Andrew Luck (1989), Eli Manning (1981), Troy Aikman (1966), Aaron Rodgers (1983), Rob Gronkowski (1989), and Drew Brees (1979).

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