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Ian Botham

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Ian Terence Botham, Baron Botham, (born 24 November 1955) is an English cricket commentator, member of the House of Lords, a former cricketer who has been chairman of Durham County Cricket Club since 2017 and charity fundraiser. Hailed as one of the greatest all-rounders in the history of the game, Botham represented England in both Test and One-Day International cricket. He played most of his first-class cricket for Somerset, at other times competing for Worcestershire, Durham and Queensland. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ian Botham has received more than 3,026,350 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Ian Botham is the 11,719th most popular soccer player (down from 10,748th in 2019), the 6,694th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 5,979th in 2019) and the 635th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 27.26

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  • 16

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  • 1.04

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  • 3.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Ian Botham ranks 11,719 out of 16,880Before him are Lee Nguyen, Cédric Makiadi, Erik Berg, Hamza Mathlouthi, Sakiko Ikeda, and Juan Manuel Olivera. After him are Mizuho Sakaguchi, Karl Svensson, Mattheus Oliveira, Minoru Kushibiki, Kenny Miller, and Kunie Kitamoto.

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Among people born in 1955, Ian Botham ranks 641Before him are Pierre J. Thuot, Charles D. Gemar, John H. Cox, Jaspal Bhatti, Charles J. Precourt, and Tony Snow. After him are Butch Johnson, Kevin Brady, Ann Grant, Pete Sessions, and Billy Long.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ian Botham ranks 6,694 out of 7,765Before him are Lauren Harris (1984), Kevin Gallacher (1966), Angel Gomes (2000), Paul Clement (1972), Jesy Nelson (1991), and Nicholas Patrick (1964). After him are Mason Ryan (1982), Kenny Miller (1979), Andrew Haigh (1973), James Rossiter (1983), John Ruddy (1986), and Bel Powley (1992).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Ian Botham ranks 635Before him are Mark Burke (1969), Stuart Taylor (1980), Jack Butland (1993), Ademola Lookman (1997), Kevin Gallacher (1966), and Angel Gomes (2000). After him are Kenny Miller (1979), John Ruddy (1986), Jimmy Bullard (1978), Trevor Sinclair (1973), Tim Flowers (1967), and David Rocastle (1967).