Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán

1957 - Today

Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán

Joaquín Archivaldo Guzmán Loera (Spanish: [xoaˈkin aɾtʃiˈβaldo ɣuzˈman loˈeɾa]; born 4 April 1957), commonly known as "El Chapo" ("Shorty", pronounced [el ˈtʃapo]) because of his 168 cm (5 ft 6 in) stature, is a Mexican drug lord and former leader of the Sinaloa Cartel, an international crime syndicate. He is considered to have been the most powerful drug trafficker in the world.Guzmán was born in Sinaloa and raised in a poor farming family. He endured physical abuse at the hands of his father, and also entered the drug trade through his father, helping him grow marijuana for local dealers during his early adulthood. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán has received more than 16,638,373 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 16th most popular mafioso.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 44

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.96

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.31

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among mafiosos, Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán ranks 16 out of 45Before him are Frank Abagnale, Velupillai Prabhakaran, Karl Gebhardt, Meyer Lansky, Bernardo Provenzano, and Julius and Ethel Rosenberg. After him are Wyatt Earp, John Gotti, Mark David Chapman, Tamam Shud case, Ta Mok, and Frank Lucas.

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Among people born in 1957, Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán ranks 12Before him are Michael Clarke Duncan, Daniel Day-Lewis, Sid Vicious, Melanie Griffith, Caroline, Princess of Hanover, and Christopher Lambert. After him are Gloria Estefan, Ai Weiwei, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow, Ofra Haza, Aki Kaurismäki, and Stefan Löfven.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán ranks 20 out of 344Before him are Antonio López de Santa Anna (1794), Benito Juárez (1806), Juana Inés de la Cruz (1648), Salma Hayek (1966), Agustín de Iturbide (1783), and Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla (1753). After him are Francisco I. Madero (1873), Andrés Manuel López Obrador (1953), Alfonso Cuarón (1961), Vicente Fox (1942), Alejandro González Iñárritu (1963), and Lázaro Cárdenas (1895).

Among MAFIOSOS In Mexico

Among mafiosos born in Mexico, Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán ranks 1

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