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. In boxing, he was nicknamed "Big George" and competed between 1967 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 12,042,204 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). George Foreman is the 7th most popular boxer (down from 6th in 2019), the 792nd most popular biography from United States (down from 757th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Boxer.

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

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  • 12M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 63.70

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 45

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.95

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.10

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among BOXERS

Among boxers, George Foreman ranks 7 out of 326Before him are Muhammad Ali, Rocky Marciano, Mike Tyson, Joe Frazier, Joe Louis, and Floyd Mayweather Jr.. After him are Max Schmeling, Sugar Ray Robinson, Sonny Liston, Jake LaMotta, Jack Dempsey, and László Papp.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1949, George Foreman ranks 42Before him are Alla Pugacheva, Linda Lovelace, Don Johnson, Amin Maalouf, Philippe Petit, and Jarosław Kaczyński. After him are Ottmar Hitzfeld, John Belushi, Lionel Richie, Bill Nighy, Joachim Sauer, and Tom Waits.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Foreman ranks 792 out of 18,182Before him are Adam Sandler (1966), George Beadle (1903), John Dos Passos (1896), Anne Sullivan (1866), Arthur Ashkin (1922), and Laurence Fishburne (1961). After him are H. H. Holmes (1861), John Reed (1887), Charlie Sheen (1965), James Cronin (1931), Sam Peckinpah (1925), and Lee Marvin (1924).

Among BOXERS In United States

Among boxers born in United States, George Foreman ranks 7Before him are Muhammad Ali (1942), Rocky Marciano (1923), Mike Tyson (1966), Joe Frazier (1944), Joe Louis (1914), and Floyd Mayweather Jr. (1977). After him are Sugar Ray Robinson (1921), Sonny Liston (1932), Jake LaMotta (1922), Jack Dempsey (1895), Evander Holyfield (1962), and James J. Braddock (1905).

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