Devi Shetty

1953 - Today

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Devi Prasad Shetty (born 8 May 1953) is an Indian entrepreneur and cardiac surgeon who is the chairman and founder of Narayana Health, a chain of 21 medical centers in India. He has performed more than 100,000 heart operations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Devi Shetty has received more than 1,872,200 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Devi Shetty is the 694th most popular physician (down from 606th in 2019), the 966th most popular biography from India (down from 954th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Indian Physician.

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  • 1.9M

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  • 40.13

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.71

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Devi Shetties by language

Over the past year Devi Shetty has had the most page views in the with 229,565 views, followed by Bengali (10,782), and Simple English (6,607). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Hindi (860.19%), Simple English (175.41%), and Afrikaans (105.88%)


Among physicians, Devi Shetty ranks 694 out of 726Before him are Anders Nordström, Fe del Mundo, Sara Josephine Baker, Jenő Kamuti, Maude Abbott, and Sergio Canavero. After him are Kamal Ranadive, Caldwell Esselstyn, Teresa Forcades, Gisela Januszewska, Donald Henderson, and Daniel Mojon.

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Among people born in 1953, Devi Shetty ranks 589Before him are Yang Jung-mo, Abdelkader Horr, Guido Kratschmer, Gerhard Thiele, Sam Kinison, and Antonio Guzmán. After him are Tim Gunn, Sangay Ngedup, Bernard Tchoullouyan, Cleavant Derricks, Željko Reiner, and Rosie Stephenson-Goodknight.

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In India

Among people born in India, Devi Shetty ranks 966 out of 1,861Before him are Geetanjali Shree (1957), Leo Amery (1873), Shashikala (1932), Sanjay Leela Bhansali (1963), Akshaye Khanna (1975), and Sharda Sinha (1952). After him are Tariq Anwar (1945), Arbaaz Khan (1967), Kamal Ranadive (1917), Ali Sardar Jafri (1913), Hrishikesh Mukherjee (1922), and Margaret Alva (1942).


Among physicians born in India, Devi Shetty ranks 8Before him are Sushruta (-620), Kadambini Ganguly (1861), Bidhan Chandra Roy (1882), Dean Mahomed (1759), Narendra Dabholkar (1945), and Indira Nath (1938). After him are Kamal Ranadive (1917), Soumya Swaminathan (1959), Siddhartha Mukherjee (1970), and Suniti Solomon (1938).