Dimitris Diamantidis

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Dimitris Diamantidis (Greek: Δημήτρης Διαμαντίδης; born May 6, 1980) is a retired Greek professional basketball player, who spent the last twelve seasons of his EuroLeague career with Panathinaikos Athens, where he currently serves as the team's general manager, alongside Fragiskos Alvertis. Widely regarded as one of the greatest European players ever to grace the game, he marked his era by being the most versatile player in the EuroLeague, serving as an inspiration to a whole generation of young European stars.At the age of fourteen, Diamantidis started his basketball career with the youth clubs of his hometown team, AS Kastoria. Five years later, he made his professional debut with Iraklis Thessaloniki, and by 2003, he had emerged as an all-around star in the Greek League. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dimitris Diamantidis has received more than 299,970 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Dimitris Diamantidis is the 279th most popular basketball player (down from 233rd in 2019), the 737th most popular biography from Greece (down from 634th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Greek Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Dimitris Diamantidis ranks 279 out of 1,264Before him are Jermaine O'Neal, Marko Jarić, Darrall Imhoff, Mirsad Türkcan, Cliff Barker, and Adrian Smith. After him are Carl Knowles, Valeri Tikhonenko, Marcin Gortat, Rudy Fernández, Boris Diaw, and Derek Fisher.

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Among people born in 1980, Dimitris Diamantidis ranks 203Before him are Javier Chevantón, Drew Fuller, Mamiko Noto, Javad Nekounam, Brandão, and Thomas Ian Nicholas. After him are Karolina Gočeva, Joanna Angel, Volker Bruch, Antônio Pizzonia, Gucci Mane, and Sophia Myles.

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Among people born in Greece, Dimitris Diamantidis ranks 737 out of 855Before him are Orestis Karnezis (1985), Theodore Katsanevas (1947), Stelios Manolas (1961), Anthimos Kapsis (1950), Theodoros Papaloukas (1977), and Fofi Gennimata (1964). After him are Robert Kagan (1958), Panagiotis Fasoulas (1963), Yannis Stournaras (1956), Vassilios Tsiartas (1972), Kyriakos Papadopoulos (1992), and Konstantinos Kenteris (1973).


Among basketball players born in Greece, Dimitris Diamantidis ranks 4Before him are Panagiotis Giannakis (1959), Giannis Antetokounmpo (1994), and Theodoros Papaloukas (1977). After him are Panagiotis Fasoulas (1963), Vassilis Spanoulis (1982), Nikos Zisis (1983), Ioannis Bourousis (1983), Antonis Fotsis (1981), Thanasis Antetokounmpo (1992), Georgios Printezis (1985), and Kostas Sloukas (1990).