Deontay Wilder

1985 - Today

Deontay Wilder

Deontay Leshun Wilder (; born October 22, 1985) is an American professional boxer. He held the WBC heavyweight title from 2015 to 2020, and in doing so became the first American world heavyweight champion in nine years, which was the longest period of time in boxing history without an American heavyweight champion. As of February 2020, he is ranked as the world's second-best active heavyweight by BoxRec, third by the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board, and fourth by The Ring magazine.Wilder had a late start to boxing, taking up the sport at 20 years of age. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Deontay Wilder has received more than 15,648,671 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 82nd most popular boxer.

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  • 41.50

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.49

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among boxers, Deontay Wilder ranks 83 out of 186Before him are Samuel Mosberg, Naseem Hamed, Vasyl Lomachenko, Andrew Golota, Canelo Álvarez, and Arturo Gatti. After him are David Carstens, Gennady Golovkin, Ted Morgan, Jan Szczepański, Oleksandr Usyk, and Alexander Povetkin.

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Among people born in 1985, Deontay Wilder ranks 107Before him are Rick Genest, Lily Allen, Kellan Lutz, Laura Haddock, Cristian Rodríguez, and Claudia Kim. After him are Rag'n'Bone Man, Crystal Reed, Pablo Zabaleta, Nathalie Kelley, Gaël Clichy, and José Sosa.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Deontay Wilder ranks 6,954 out of 12,171Before him are Daniel Kleppner (1932), Campbell Scott (1961), John Schofield (null), Howard Hanson (1896), Geoff Pierson (1949), and Jon Avnet (1949). After him are Meredith Baxter (1947), Dot Jones (1964), Paul McCrane (1961), Lee Arenberg (1962), Neal E. Miller (1909), and Jessica Jung (1989).

Among BOXERS In United States

Among boxers born in United States, Deontay Wilder ranks 41Before him are Leon Spinks (1953), Marvelous Marvin Hagler (1954), Thomas Hearns (1958), Michael Spinks (1956), Bernard Hopkins (1965), and Jimmy Ellis (1940). After him are Héctor Camacho (1962), Riddick Bowe (1967), Miguel Cotto (1980), Laila Ali (1977), Micky Ward (1965), and Ray Mercer (1961).