Dennis Rodman

1961 - Today

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Dennis Keith Rodman (born May 13, 1961) is an American former professional basketball player and unofficial US Peace Ambassador to North Korea. Nicknamed "the Worm", he is known for his fierce defensive and rebounding abilities. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dennis Rodman has received more than 19,722,373 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Dennis Rodman is the 7th most popular basketball player, the 814th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,567th in 2019) and the 7th most popular American Basketball Player.

Dennis Rodman is most famous for his time spent playing in the NBA. He was a power forward for the Detroit Pistons, San Antonio Spurs, Chicago Bulls, and Los Angeles Lakers. He also played for the Dallas Mavericks, Boston Celtics, and the Harlem Globetrotters.

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  • 4.86

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Among basketball players, Dennis Rodman ranks 7 out of 1,264Before him are Michael Jordan, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Wilt Chamberlain, Shaquille O'Neal, Bill Russell, and Magic Johnson. After him are Larry Bird, Kobe Bryant, Jerry West, Clyde Drexler, Scottie Pippen, and Dražen Petrović.

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Among people born in 1961, Dennis Rodman ranks 13Before him are Bill de Blasio, Eddie Murphy, Ilham Aliyev, Nadia Comăneci, Enya, and Peter Jackson. After him are Carl Lewis, Woody Harrelson, Robert Carlyle, Erna Solberg, Forest Whitaker, and Joko Widodo.

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Among people born in United States, Dennis Rodman ranks 814 out of 15,968Before him are Raymond Carver (1938), Donald A. Glaser (1926), Dave Brubeck (1920), Renée Zellweger (1969), John Kerry (1943), and Percival Lowell (1855). After him are Mel Ferrer (1917), Ronald Wayne (1934), Rosalyn Sussman Yalow (1921), Nellie Bly (1864), Gary Sinise (1955), and Eleanor H. Porter (1868).


Among basketball players born in United States, Dennis Rodman ranks 7Before him are Michael Jordan (1963), Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1947), Wilt Chamberlain (1936), Shaquille O'Neal (1972), Bill Russell (1934), and Magic Johnson (1959). After him are Larry Bird (1956), Kobe Bryant (1978), Jerry West (1938), Clyde Drexler (1962), Scottie Pippen (1965), and Oscar Robertson (1938).

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