Fernando Hierro

1968 - Today

Fernando Hierro

Fernando Ruiz Hierro (Spanish pronunciation: [feɾˈnando ˈʝero]; born 23 March 1968) is a Spanish former footballer who played as a central defender, sweeper or defensive midfielder, and is a coach. He won five La Liga and three Champions League trophies with Real Madrid over 14 years after signing from Valladolid, during which he appeared in more than 500 official matches. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fernando Hierro has received more than 1,491,752 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 297th most popular soccer player.

Memorability Metrics

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  • 56.65

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 48

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.57

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.66

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Fernando Hierro ranks 295 out of 13,233Before him are Masao Uchino, Andreas Brehme, Antonio Carbajal, Takashi Kano, Nagayasu Honda, and Valentin Ivanov. After him are Masao Nozawa, Pepe, Jari Litmanen, Yoshinobu Ishii, Ko Takamoro, and Giovanni Ferrari.

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Among people born in 1968, Fernando Hierro ranks 24Before him are Gillian Anderson, Marcel Desailly, Lucy Liu, Hashim Thaçi, Owen Wilson, and Kylie Minogue. After him are Eric Bana, Guy Ritchie, Colin McRae, Sabrina Salerno, Brendan Fraser, and Jim Caviezel.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Fernando Hierro ranks 463 out of 1,895Before him are Marisa Paredes (1946), Isabella, Princess of Asturias (1851), Hasdai ibn Shaprut (910), José María Aznar (1953), Liuva I (550), and Chintila (606). After him are Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada (1509), Victoria de los Ángeles (1923), Ordoño III of León (926), Francisco Pacheco (1564), Hydatius (395), and Hasdai Crescas (1340).


Among soccer players born in Spain, Fernando Hierro ranks 26Before him are Josep Samitier (1902), David Villa (1981), José Antonio Reyes (1983), Antoni Ramallets (1924), José Antonio Camacho (1955), and Gerard Piqué (1987). After him are Luis Enrique (1970), Andoni Zubizarreta (1961), Xabi Alonso (1981), Quini (1949), Adelardo Rodríguez (1939), and Luis del Sol (1935).

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