Jari Kurri

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Jari Pekka Kurri (Finnish pronunciation: [ˈjɑri ˈpekːɑ ˈkurːi]; born May 18, 1960) is a Finnish former professional ice hockey winger and a five-time Stanley Cup champion. In 2001, he became the first Finnish player to be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. In 2017 Kurri was named one of the '100 Greatest NHL Players' in history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jari Kurri has received more than 430,365 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Jari Kurri is the 19th most popular hockey player (down from 13th in 2019), the 219th most popular biography from Finland (down from 172nd in 2019) and the most popular Finnish Hockey Player.

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  • 22

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  • 4.16

    Effective Languages (L*)

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Among hockey players, Jari Kurri ranks 19 out of 358Before him are Georges Vézina, Mario Lemieux, Jiří Holeček, Igor Larionov, Sergei Makarov, and Bobby Orr. After him are Viktor Konovalenko, Guy Lafleur, Jiří Holík, Teemu Selänne, Howie Morenz, and Alexander Yakushev.

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Among people born in 1960, Jari Kurri ranks 185Before him are Mehmed Baždarević, Seth Godin, Kyle Gass, Doug Hutchison, Aldo Serena, and Simon Fuller. After him are Meg Tilly, Bruno Heller, Will Wright, John Schneider, Jozef Chovanec, and Viktor Lazlo.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Jari Kurri ranks 219 out of 509Before him are Walter Jakobsson (1882), Oskari Mantere (1874), Jorma Ollila (1950), Antti Tulenheimo (1879), Heikki Savolainen (1907), and Kaarlo Koskelo (1888). After him are Sigrid Fick (1887), Pekka Haavisto (1958), Laila Kinnunen (1939), Matti Sippala (1908), Paavo Yrjölä (1902), and Kalevi Aho (1949).


Among hockey players born in Finland, Jari Kurri ranks 1After him are Teemu Selänne (1970), Saku Koivu (1974), Esa Tikkanen (1965), Raimo Helminen (1964), Ville Peltonen (1973), Petteri Nummelin (1972), Teppo Numminen (1968), Jere Lehtinen (1973), Olli Jokinen (1978), Kimmo Timonen (1975), and Jarkko Ruutu (1975).