Jake LaMotta

1922 - 2017

Jake LaMotta

Giacobbe "Jake" LaMotta (July 10, 1922 – September 19, 2017) was an American professional boxer, world middleweight champion, and stand-up comedian. Nicknamed "The Bronx Bull" or "Raging Bull", LaMotta was a rough fighter who was not a particularly big puncher, but he would subject his opponents to vicious beatings in the ring. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jake LaMotta has received more than 3,336,556 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 10th most popular boxer.

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  • 60.22

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  • 4.46

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  • 3.44

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among boxers, Jake LaMotta ranks 10 out of 186Before him are Mike Tyson, Joe Louis, Max Schmeling, Floyd Mayweather Jr., James J. Braddock, and Sugar Ray Robinson. After him are George Foreman, László Papp, Primo Carnera, Jack Dempsey, Sonny Liston, and Floyd Patterson.

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Among people born in 1922, Jake LaMotta ranks 57Before him are Renata Tebaldi, Yuri Lotman, Michel Galabru, Ademir de Menezes, Francesco Rosi, and Kevin Roche. After him are Roger Etchegaray, Carlos Andrés Pérez, Blake Edwards, Robert W. Holley, Toots Thielemans, and Richard Hamilton. Among people deceased in 2017, Jake LaMotta ranks 56Before him are Adam West, Harry Dean Stanton, Jacque Fresco, Mauno Koivisto, Chester Bennington, and Powers Boothe. After him are Yevgeny Yevtushenko, Adnan Khashoggi, Konstantinos Mitsotakis, Sam Shepard, Giovanni Sartori, and Jonathan Demme.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jake LaMotta ranks 1,059 out of 12,171Before him are George H. Hitchings (1905), Paul Lauterbur (1929), Ken Kesey (1935), Burt Young (1940), Jane Addams (1860), and William Miller (1782). After him are Steve Buscemi (1957), Linda Hamilton (1956), Phil Spector (1939), Frank B. Kellogg (1856), Louisa May Alcott (1832), and Brandon Lee (1965).

Among BOXERS In United States

Among boxers born in United States, Jake LaMotta ranks 9Before him are Joe Frazier (1944), Mike Tyson (1966), Joe Louis (1914), Floyd Mayweather Jr. (1977), James J. Braddock (1905), and Sugar Ray Robinson (1921). After him are George Foreman (1949), Jack Dempsey (1895), Floyd Patterson (1935), Max Baer (1909), Evander Holyfield (1962), and Rubin Carter (1937).