Jacob Lekgetho

1974 - 2008

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Jacob Bobo Lekgetho (24 March 1974 – 9 September 2008) was a South African footballer who played as a left back during the 1990s and 2000s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacob Lekgetho has received more than 38,828 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Jacob Lekgetho is the 12,053rd most popular soccer player (down from 10,123rd in 2019), the 334th most popular biography from South Africa (down from 274th in 2019) and the 26th most popular South African Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.07

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.28

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Jacob Lekgetho has had the most page views in the with 20,730 views, followed by English (4,237), and Portuguese (592). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Russian (103.57%), Swahili (47.67%), and Ukrainian (39.20%)


Among soccer players, Jacob Lekgetho ranks 12,053 out of 21,273Before him are Carlos Tejas, Charlie Adam, Mickaël Pagis, Demarai Gray, Thijs Dallinga, and Nguyễn Tuấn Anh. After him are Nick Barmby, Jóan Símun Edmundsson, Yohan Mollo, Gabriel Boschilia, Michael Keane, and Fredrik Berglund.

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Among people born in 1974, Jacob Lekgetho ranks 870Before him are Nobuyuki Oishi, Francisco Rojas Rojas, Ronan Le Crom, Gary Hall Jr., Beckie Scott, and Mark King. After him are Mindaugas Timinskas, Nick Barmby, Espido Freire, Niels Brinck, Chetan Bhagat, and Hugo Morales. Among people deceased in 2008, Jacob Lekgetho ranks 402Before him are Eudy Simelane, G. David Low, Es'kia Mphahlele, Tim Russert, György Kolonics, and Bill Brown. After him are Tony Snow, Jerry Finn, Jonathan James, Agata Mróz-Olszewska, and Luc Bourdon.

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In South Africa

Among people born in South Africa, Jacob Lekgetho ranks 334 out of 454Before him are Chad le Clos (1992), Matthew Ebden (1987), Bok van Blerk (1978), Tammin Sursok (1983), Raven Klaasen (1982), and Penelope Heyns (1974). After him are Moeneeb Josephs (1980), Chanelle Scheepers (1984), Andre Arendse (1967), Natalie Grandin (1981), Craig Johnston (1960), and Tanit Phoenix (1980).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In South Africa

Among soccer players born in South Africa, Jacob Lekgetho ranks 26Before him are Eudy Simelane (1977), Sibusiso Zuma (1975), Delron Buckley (1977), Mark Fish (1974), Siyabonga Nomvethe (1977), and Percy Tau (1994). After him are Moeneeb Josephs (1980), Andre Arendse (1967), Craig Johnston (1960), Tsepo Masilela (1985), Bradley Carnell (1977), and Lance Davids (1985).