Israel Adesanya

1989 - Today

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Israel Mobolaji Temitayo Odunayo Oluwafemi Owolabi Adesanya (born 22 July 1989) is a New Zealand professional mixed martial artist, kickboxer, and former boxer. As a mixed martial artist, he currently competes in the Middleweight division in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), where he is a former two-time UFC Middleweight Champion. In kickboxing, he is a former Glory Middleweight Championship title challenger. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Israel Adesanya has received more than 19,548,818 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Israel Adesanya is the 59th most popular martial arts (down from 54th in 2019), the 55th most popular biography from Nigeria (down from 49th in 2019) and the most popular Nigerian Martial Arts.

Memorability Metrics

  • 20M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 44.24

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.75

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.64

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among martial arts, Israel Adesanya ranks 59 out of 179Before him are Mark Coleman, Wanderlei Silva, Islam Makhachev, Dustin Poirier, Bas Rutten, and Kevin Randleman. After him are Daniel Cormier, Stipe Miocic, José Aldo, Lyoto Machida, Charles Oliveira, and Fabrício Werdum.

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Among people born in 1989, Israel Adesanya ranks 92Before him are Theo Walcott, Yevhen Konoplyanka, Sofiane Feghouli, Holger Badstuber, Dustin Poirier, and Alex Morgan. After him are Miroslav Stoch, Chris Smalling, Andy Carroll, Ahmad Massoud, Lucy Hale, and Dominika Cibulková.

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In Nigeria

Among people born in Nigeria, Israel Adesanya ranks 55 out of 309Before him are Victor Ikpeba (1973), Sunday Oliseh (1974), Uche Okechukwu (1967), Bennet Omalu (1968), Stephen Keshi (1962), and Anthony Olubunmi Okogie (1936). After him are Peter Rufai (1963), Buchi Emecheta (1944), Celestine Babayaro (1978), Taye Taiwo (1985), Victor Boniface (2000), and Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti (1900).

Among MARTIAL ARTS In Nigeria

Among martial arts born in Nigeria, Israel Adesanya ranks 1