Joan Cañellas

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Joan Cañellas Reixach (born 30 September 1986) is a Spanish handball player for Kadetten Schaffhausen and the Spain national team.Cañellas scored 50 goals for Spain at the 2014 European Championship in Denmark. He was the tournament's top scorer. While playing in Madrid, he also studied pharmacy at University of Barcelona and Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joan Cañellas has received more than 91,101 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Joan Cañellas is the 164th most popular handball player (down from 81st in 2019), the 2,487th most popular biography from Spain (down from 2,038th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Spanish Handball Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 91k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 35.17

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.33

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.84

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Joan Cañellas by language

Over the past year Joan Cañellas has had the most page views in the with 7,275 views, followed by English (7,027), and German (4,860). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Egyptian Arabic (57.94%), Croatian (24.42%), and Serbo-Croatian (1.30%)


Among handball players, Joan Cañellas ranks 164 out of 420Before him are Davor Dominiković, Juanín García, Cecilie Leganger, Kristine Lunde-Borgersen, Lene Rantala, and Nedim Remili. After him are Niclas Ekberg, Per Carlén, Eduarda Amorim, Božidar Jović, Dmitri Torgovanov, and Kari Mette Johansen.

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Among people born in 1986, Joan Cañellas ranks 485Before him are Andrei Krauchanka, Mustapha Yatabaré, Vugar Gashimov, Valentyna Semerenko, Mantas Kalnietis, and Tamás Lőrincz. After him are Gunnar Nielsen, Jonathan Moreira, Eduarda Amorim, Semih Erden, Jake McDorman, and Yurizan Beltran.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Joan Cañellas ranks 2,487 out of 3,355Before him are María Vasco (1975), Arantxa Parra Santonja (1982), Francisco Portillo (1990), Rodri (1984), José Campaña (1993), and Kike (1989). After him are Ander Iturraspe (1989), Aitana (1999), Jordi Cuixart (1975), Rodolfo Chikilicuatre (1970), Pilar Llop (1973), and Mark Consuelos (1971).


Among handball players born in Spain, Joan Cañellas ranks 14Before him are Alberto Entrerríos (1976), Enric Masip (1969), Iker Romero (1980), José Javier Hombrados (1972), Gonzalo Pérez de Vargas (1991), and Juanín García (1977). After him are David Davis (1976), Víctor Tomás (1985), Jaume Fort (1966), Silvia Navarro (1979), Carmen Martín (1988), and Rodrigo Corrales (1991).