David Blatt

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David Michael Blatt (Hebrew: דוד מיכאל בלאט; born May 22, 1959), is an Israeli-American professional basketball executive. He is also a former coach and player. Blatt played point guard at Princeton University from 1977 to 1981 and played in the Maccabiah Games for the U.S. national team that won a gold medal in 1981. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Blatt has received more than 1,854,591 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. David Blatt is the 135th most popular basketball player (down from 107th in 2019), the 7,299th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,320th in 2019) and the 75th most popular American Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, David Blatt ranks 135 out of 1,757Before him are Kevin McHale, Jo Jo White, Doc Rivers, Andro Knego, Otar Korkia, and Detlef Schrempf. After him are Zurab Sakandelidze, Panagiotis Giannakis, Dikembe Mutombo, Maigonis Valdmanis, Walt Bellamy, and Dave Bing.

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Among people born in 1959, David Blatt ranks 271Before him are Ulrich Matthes, Rodrigo García, Prithvirajsing Roopun, Abu Muhammad al-Maqdisi, Timoleón Jiménez, and Guy Ecker. After him are Alan Taylor, Craig Armstrong, John Hawkes, Roland Grapow, Panagiotis Giannakis, and Kevin Gage.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Blatt ranks 7,299 out of 20,380Before him are Ken Foree (1948), Robert Crippen (1937), Walter Breuning (1896), Shemp Howard (1895), Jane Wyatt (1910), and Ben Bradlee (1921). After him are Amy Smart (1976), Gilbert Strang (1934), Clarence Darrow (1857), Warren Farrell (1943), Olivia Harrison (1948), and Alan Taylor (1959).


Among basketball players born in United States, David Blatt ranks 75Before him are Dave Cowens (1948), Tom Heinsohn (1934), Marion Jones (1975), Kevin McHale (1957), Jo Jo White (1946), and Doc Rivers (1961). After him are Walt Bellamy (1939), Dave Bing (1943), Dennis Johnson (1954), Gary Payton (1968), James Harden (1989), and Dwyane Wade (1982).