Derrick Rose

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Derrick Martell Rose (born October 4, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the Memphis Grizzlies of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played one year of college basketball for the Memphis Tigers before being drafted first overall by his hometown Chicago Bulls in the 2008 NBA draft. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Derrick Rose has received more than 14,981,271 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Derrick Rose is the 31st most popular basketball player (up from 32nd in 2019), the 2,796th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,952nd in 2019) and the 20th most popular American Basketball Player.

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    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.40

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 51

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 13.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.99

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among basketball players, Derrick Rose ranks 31 out of 1,757Before him are Uljana Semjonova, Elgin Baylor, John Havlicek, Scottie Pippen, Karl Malone, and Hakeem Olajuwon. After him are Bob Cousy, George Mikan, Ben Wallace, John Stockton, Dirk Nowitzki, and Anatoli Polivoda.

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Among people born in 1988, Derrick Rose ranks 14Before him are Ángel Di María, Conor McGregor, Ivan Rakitić, Jérôme Boateng, Khabib Nurmagomedov, and Ana de Armas. After him are Sergio Busquets, Rupert Grint, Diego Costa, Yann Sommer, Lizzo, and Adele.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Derrick Rose ranks 2,796 out of 20,380Before him are Margaret Bourke-White (1904), Alan Perlis (1922), Al Martino (1927), Maxie Long (1878), Huey Lewis (1950), and Estelle Getty (1923). After him are Joshua Fishman (1926), Melissa McBride (1965), Erroll Garner (1923), Evelyn Fox Keller (1936), Monica Potter (1971), and Rex Tillerson (1952).


Among basketball players born in United States, Derrick Rose ranks 20Before him are Julius Erving (1950), Oscar Robertson (1938), Elgin Baylor (1934), John Havlicek (1940), Scottie Pippen (1965), and Karl Malone (1963). After him are Bob Cousy (1928), George Mikan (1924), Ben Wallace (1974), John Stockton (1962), Bob Pettit (1932), and Charles Barkley (1963).