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Daniel Ruiz-Bazán Justa (born 28 June 1951), commonly known as Dani, is a Spanish former footballer who played as a striker. During his career, he played almost exclusively for Athletic Bilbao, scoring 199 competitive goals in more than one decade with the first team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dani has received more than 201,783 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Dani is the 3,611th most popular soccer player (down from 3,208th in 2019), the 1,680th most popular biography from Spain (down from 1,560th in 2019) and the 293rd most popular Spanish Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 200k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.31

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.14

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.54

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among soccer players, Dani ranks 3,611 out of 21,273Before him are Voro, Claudio Borghi, Paulo Henrique Ganso, Rune Carlsson, John Carew, and Nolito. After him are Faisal Al-Dakhil, Masanori Suzuki, Asamoah Gyan, Rolf Holmberg, Arie Schans, and José Luis Artetxe.

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Among people born in 1951, Dani ranks 423Before him are Trilok Gurtu, Horace Andy, Yury Chaika, Barry Van Dyke, Ramón Heredia, and Abdelkader Taleb Omar. After him are Carme Elías, Kate Atkinson, Olga Jackowska, Hani Mulki, Steve Hillage, and Zoltán Ribli.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Dani ranks 1,680 out of 3,355Before him are Asunción Balaguer (1925), José Guardiola (1930), José Luis Capón (1948), Paco Alcácer (1993), Voro (1963), and Nolito (1986). After him are Lady Pamela Hicks (1929), José Luis Artetxe (1930), Mariano Arrate (1892), Carme Forcadell (1955), Carmen Machi (1963), and Iñigo Urkullu (1961).


Among soccer players born in Spain, Dani ranks 293Before him are Vicente Guillot (1941), Fernando Serena (1941), José Luis Capón (1948), Paco Alcácer (1993), Voro (1963), and Nolito (1986). After him are José Luis Artetxe (1930), Mariano Arrate (1892), Federico Saiz (1912), Rubén de la Red (1985), Jesús Glaría (1942), and Luis Marín (1906).