Hulk Hogan

1953 - Today

Hulk Hogan

Terry Gene Bollea (, born August 11, 1953), better known by his ring name as Hulk Hogan, is an American retired professional wrestler, actor, television personality, entrepreneur, and musician. According to IGN, Hogan is "the most recognized wrestling star worldwide and the most popular wrestler of the 1980s".Hogan began his professional wrestling career in 1977, but gained worldwide recognition after signing for World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE) in 1983. There, his persona as a heroic all-American helped usher in the 1980s professional wrestling boom, where he headlined the first nine editions of WWF's flagship annual event, WrestleMania. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hulk Hogan has received more than 12,326,610 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia making him the most popular wrestler.

Memorability Metrics

  • 12M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.89

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 51

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.36

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.39

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among wrestlers, Hulk Hogan ranks 1 out of 562After him are Kane, André the Giant, The French Angel, Masahiko Kimura, Anton Geesink, Antonio Inoki, John Cena, Bayram Şit, Dave Bautista, The Undertaker, and Ric Flair.

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Among people born in 1953, Hulk Hogan ranks 22Before him are Jim Jarmusch, Benazir Bhutto, Nigel Mansell, Paul Allen, Teresa Teng, and John Malkovich. After him are Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Malcolm Young, Antonio Tajani, Fatih Terim, and Peter Stormare.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Hulk Hogan ranks 719 out of 12,171Before him are Jason Robards (1922), Billie Jean King (1943), Sam Peckinpah (1925), Edward Adelbert Doisy (1893), Francis Gary Powers (1929), and John Irving (1942). After him are John Young (1930), Telly Savalas (1922), John Huston (1906), Michio Kaku (1947), John L. Hall (1934), and Roy J. Glauber (1925).

Among WRESTLERS In United States

Among wrestlers born in United States, Hulk Hogan ranks 1After him are John Cena (1977), Dave Bautista (1969), The Undertaker (1965), Ric Flair (1949), Triple H (1969), The Miz (1980), Stone Cold Steve Austin (1964), Darren Young (11), Harley Race (1943), Eddie Guerrero (1967), and Bill Goldberg (1966).