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Hulk Hogan

1953 - Today

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Terry Eugene Bollea (, born August 11, 1953), better known by his ring name Hulk Hogan, is an American retired professional wrestler and television personality. He is widely regarded as 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 eight of 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 15,593,680 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Hulk Hogan is the most popular wrestler, the 670th most popular biography from United States (up from 719th in 2019) and the most popular American Wrestler.

Hulk Hogan is most famous for being a professional wrestler and actor. He was a member of the WWF and WCW. He is also famous for being the host of the TV show, "Hogan Knows Best."

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  • 16M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 72.93

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 53

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.62

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRESTLERS

Among wrestlers, Hulk Hogan ranks 1 out of 703After him are The French Angel, André the Giant, Kane, Big Show, Masahiko Kimura, Antonio Inoki, John Cena, Anton Geesink, Bruno Sammartino, The Undertaker, and Ric Flair.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1953, Hulk Hogan ranks 20Before him are Tony Blair, Jim Jarmusch, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, Mike Oldfield, Paul Allen, and John Malkovich. After him are Teresa Teng, Peter Stormare, Nigel Mansell, Malcolm Young, Benazir Bhutto, and Andrés Manuel López Obrador.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Hulk Hogan ranks 670 out of 15,968Before him are Donald Rumsfeld (1932), Murray Gell-Mann (1929), Hattie McDaniel (1893), Margaret Hamilton (1936), Wyatt Earp (1848), and Alice Cooper (1948). After him are Thomas Harris (1940), Harry Belafonte (1927), L. Ron Hubbard (1911), Jason Robards (1922), Donald Knuth (1938), and Fred Trump (1905).

Among WRESTLERS In United States

Among wrestlers born in United States, Hulk Hogan ranks 1After him are Big Show (1972), John Cena (1977), The Undertaker (1965), Ric Flair (1949), Dave Bautista (1969), Triple H (1969), Stone Cold Steve Austin (1964), The Miz (1980), Darren Young (1983), Brock Lesnar (1977), and Bill Goldberg (1966).

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