BOXER

George Foreman

1949 - Today

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George Edward Foreman (born January 10, 1949) is an American former professional boxer, entrepreneur, minister and author. As a professional boxer, he was nicknamed "Big George" and competed between 1969 and 1997. He is a two-time world heavyweight champion and an Olympic gold medalist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Foreman has received more than 10,484,610 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). George Foreman is the 6th most popular boxer (up from 11th in 2019), the 757th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,108th in 2019) and the 6th most popular American Boxer.

George Foreman is most famous for being a boxer and for selling the George Foreman Grill.

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  • 43

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  • 5.06

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  • 4.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among BOXERS

Among boxers, George Foreman ranks 6 out of 324Before him are Muhammad Ali, Rocky Marciano, Joe Frazier, Mike Tyson, and Joe Louis. After him are Max Schmeling, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Sugar Ray Robinson, Jake LaMotta, Sonny Liston, and Rubin Carter.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1949, George Foreman ranks 36Before him are Alla Pugacheva, Don Johnson, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Thomas Sankara, Sebastián Piñera, and John Belushi. After him are Amin Maalouf, Linda Lovelace, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Philippe Petit, Thaksin Shinawatra, and Ottmar Hitzfeld.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Foreman ranks 757 out of 15,968Before him are John Belushi (1949), C. Wright Mills (1916), Joe DiMaggio (1914), John Dos Passos (1896), Lex Barker (1919), and Aaron T. Beck (1921). After him are Philip Zimbardo (1933), Stanley Milgram (1933), Hilary Putnam (1926), Marshall Warren Nirenberg (1927), George Kennedy (1925), and Mel Brooks (1926).

Among BOXERS In United States

Among boxers born in United States, George Foreman ranks 6Before him are Muhammad Ali (1942), Rocky Marciano (1923), Joe Frazier (1944), Mike Tyson (1966), and Joe Louis (1914). After him are Floyd Mayweather Jr. (1977), Sugar Ray Robinson (1921), Jake LaMotta (1922), Sonny Liston (1932), Rubin Carter (1937), and Evander Holyfield (1962).

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