BOXER

Deontay Wilder

1985 - Today

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Deontay Leshun Wilder (; born October 22, 1985) is an American professional boxer. He held the WBC heavyweight title from 2015 to 2020, making 10 successful defenses. By winning the title, Wilder became the first American world heavyweight champion since 2007, which was the longest period of time in boxing history without an American heavyweight champion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Deontay Wilder has received more than 17,443,794 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Deontay Wilder is the 117th most popular boxer (down from 83rd in 2019), the 8,321st most popular biography from United States (down from 6,947th in 2019) and the 50th most popular American Boxer.

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  • 17M

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  • 55.99

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.31

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.59

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among BOXERS

Among boxers, Deontay Wilder ranks 117 out of 324Before him are Tyson Fury, Kim Duk-koo, Alfonso Zamora, Vasyl Lomachenko, David Carstens, and Sam Langford. After him are Edwin Valero, Francesco Damiani, Wolfgang Behrendt, Harry Spanjer, Pernell Whitaker, and Roger Michelot.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1985, Deontay Wilder ranks 113Before him are Rick Genest, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Borja Valero, Marc Gasol, Álvaro Pereira, and Madeline Zima. After him are Athina Onassis, Gaël Clichy, Graziano Pellè, Nathalie Kelley, Andreas Granqvist, and Greg Van Avermaet.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Deontay Wilder ranks 8,321 out of 15,968Before him are Morgan Taylor (1903), Marc Vann (1954), Howie Dorough (1973), Carl Lumbly (1951), Patton Oswalt (1969), and Madeline Zima (1985). After him are Dorothy Cheney (1916), Porter Goss (1938), Mildred Dunnock (1901), Alberta Hunter (1895), Mary Lynn Rajskub (1971), and Gregory Porter (1971).

Among BOXERS In United States

Among boxers born in United States, Deontay Wilder ranks 50Before him are Carmen Basilio (1927), Thomas Hearns (1958), Bernard Hopkins (1965), Riddick Bowe (1967), Bert Schneider (1897), and James Smith (1953). After him are Harry Spanjer (1873), Pernell Whitaker (1964), Emanuel Steward (1944), Laila Ali (1977), Fidel LaBarba (1905), and Micky Ward (1965).

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