James Harden

1989 - Today

Photo of James Harden

Icon of person James Harden

James Edward Harden Jr. (born August 26, 1989) is an American professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is one of the NBA's most prolific scorers and has been called the best shooting guard in the NBA, as well as one of the top overall players in the league.He played college basketball for the Arizona State Sun Devils, where he was named a consensus All-American and Pac-10 Player of the Year in 2009. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Harden has received more than 12,809,911 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). James Harden is the 104th most popular basketball player (down from 92nd in 2019), the 5,500th most popular biography from United States (up from 5,821st in 2019) and the 67th most popular American Basketball Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 13M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.94

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 49

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.09

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of James Hardens by language


Among basketball players, James Harden ranks 104 out of 1,264Before him are Alexander Belov, Vlade Divac, James Worthy, Joe Bryant, Gary Payton, and Bill Walton. After him are John Wooden, Rimas Kurtinaitis, Jānis Krūmiņš, Frank Lubin, Horace Grant, and Jason Kidd.

Most Popular Basketball Players in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1989, James Harden ranks 33Before him are Shinji Kagawa, Axel Witsel, Xavier Dolan, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Eliza Taylor, and Valtteri Bottas. After him are Mia Wasikowska, Daniel Ricciardo, Phoebe Tonkin, Joe Jonas, Ander Herrera, and Jasper Cillessen.

Others Born in 1989

Go to all Rankings

In United States

Among people born in United States, James Harden ranks 5,500 out of 15,968Before him are John Finn (1952), Charles Francis Hall (1821), Paula Fox (1923), Randal Kleiser (1946), James J. Jeffries (1875), and Abbey Lincoln (1930). After him are Clint Walker (1927), Joe Sample (1939), John Wooden (1910), Shailene Woodley (1991), William Merritt Chase (1849), and Herman J. Mankiewicz (1897).


Among basketball players born in United States, James Harden ranks 67Before him are Kevin McHale (1957), Tom Heinsohn (1934), James Worthy (1961), Joe Bryant (1954), Gary Payton (1968), and Bill Walton (1952). After him are John Wooden (1910), Frank Lubin (1910), Horace Grant (1965), Jason Kidd (1973), Ray Allen (1975), and Dave DeBusschere (1940).

Twitter Activity