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Derek Jeter

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Derek Sanderson Jeter ( JEE-tər; born June 26, 1974) is an American former professional baseball shortstop, businessman, and baseball executive. As a player, Jeter spent his entire 20-year Major League Baseball (MLB) career with the New York Yankees. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility in 2020; he received 396 of 397 possible votes (99.75%), the second-highest percentage in MLB history (behind only teammate Mariano Rivera) and the highest by a position player. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Derek Jeter has received more than 11,769,039 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Derek Jeter is the 36th most popular baseball player (down from 30th in 2019), the 10,159th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,049th in 2019) and the 30th most popular American Baseball Player.

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  • 27

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  • 2.30

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  • 4.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among baseball players, Derek Jeter ranks 36 out of 74Before him are Tom Seaver, Mariano Rivera, Bob Gibson, Sammy Sosa, Manny Ramirez, and Greg Maddux. After him are Hank Greenberg, Ernie Banks, Daisuke Matsuzaka, Pedro Martínez, Ken Griffey Jr., and Albert Pujols.

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Among people born in 1974, Derek Jeter ranks 238Before him are Sven Hannawald, Tayfun Korkut, Colin Edwards, Kostas Chalkias, Emilia Fox, and Iván Campo. After him are Donald Faison, Shahab Hosseini, Breckin Meyer, Haifaa al-Mansour, Mekhi Phifer, and Kari Traa.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Derek Jeter ranks 10,159 out of 18,182Before him are Johnny Messner (1970), Gladys Egan (1900), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (1989), Nancy Kyes (1949), Erle C. Kenton (1896), and Happy Rockefeller (1926). After him are Lee Tergesen (1965), John R. Leonetti (1956), Peter Cooper (1791), Theodore Roethke (1908), Alex Chilton (1950), and Greg Graffin (1964).

Among BASEBALL PLAYERS In United States

Among baseball players born in United States, Derek Jeter ranks 30Before him are Rogers Hornsby (1896), Mark McGwire (1963), Carl Yastrzemski (1939), Tom Seaver (1944), Bob Gibson (1935), and Greg Maddux (1966). After him are Hank Greenberg (1911), Ernie Banks (1931), Ken Griffey Jr. (1969), Cal Ripken Jr. (1960), Curt Schilling (1966), and Justin Verlander (1983).