Donovan Mitchell

1996 - Today

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Donovan Mitchell Jr. (born September 7, 1996) is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Nicknamed "Spida", he was drafted in the first round of the 2017 NBA draft and acquired by the Utah Jazz, whom he played for from 2017 to 2022. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Donovan Mitchell has received more than 6,329,206 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Donovan Mitchell is the 614th most popular basketball player (up from 652nd in 2019), the 15,264th most popular biography from United States (down from 14,485th in 2019) and the 332nd most popular American Basketball Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 6.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 35.91

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.44

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among basketball players, Donovan Mitchell ranks 614 out of 1,757Before him are Anthony Mason, John Lucas II, Thanasis Antetokounmpo, Matjaž Smodiš, Marcus Camby, and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander. After him are Maodo Lô, Steve Smith, Tiago Splitter, Trae Young, Elton Brand, and Stefan Jović.

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Among people born in 1996, Donovan Mitchell ranks 189Before him are Demi Vollering, Lee Hi, Pietro Fittipaldi, Go Youn-jung, Fabio Jakobsen, and Rodrigo Becão. After him are Duje Ćaleta-Car, Kristine Froseth, Hwang In-beom, Vitalii Skakun, Marc Roca, and Tyus Jones.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Donovan Mitchell ranks 15,264 out of 20,380Before him are Dan Byrd (1985), Marty Jannetty (1960), Nima Arkani-Hamed (1972), Maria Cantwell (1958), Rose Namajunas (1992), and Meagan Good (1981). After him are Lauren Kate (1981), Susan Kilrain (1961), Paula Trickey (1966), Nick Oliveri (1971), Freda Payne (1942), and Matt O'Leary (1987).


Among basketball players born in United States, Donovan Mitchell ranks 332Before him are Mike Brown (1970), Dale Ellis (1960), Dan Majerle (1965), Anthony Mason (1966), John Lucas II (1953), and Marcus Camby (1974). After him are Steve Smith (1969), Trae Young (1998), Elton Brand (1979), Kenny Atkinson (1967), Bruce Bowen (1971), and Kyle Lowry (1986).