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Joe Montana

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Joseph Clifford Montana Jr. (born June 11, 1956) is an American former football quarterback who played in the National Football League (NFL) for 16 seasons, primarily with the San Francisco 49ers. Nicknamed "Joe Cool" and "the Comeback Kid", Montana is widely regarded as one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joe Montana has received more than 9,334,719 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia. Joe Montana is the 5th most popular american football player (down from 3rd in 2019), the 5,312th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,807th in 2019) and the 5th most popular American American Football Player.

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  • 9.3M

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  • 48.79

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  • 30

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  • 2.02

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among american football players, Joe Montana ranks 5 out of 55Before him are O. J. Simpson, Jim Brown, Tom Brady, and John Madden. After him are Ernie Davis, Dan Marino, Colin Kaepernick, Peyton Manning, Joe Namath, Cam Newton, and Jerry Rice.

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Among people born in 1956, Joe Montana ranks 192Before him are Victor Pițurcă, Blackie Lawless, Scott Columbus, Glen Matlock, Nathan Lane, and Bodo Ramelow. After him are Paulo Autuori, Carlo Urbani, Vinnie Colaiuta, Andy Goldsworthy, Lilli Carati, and Al Corley.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joe Montana ranks 5,312 out of 18,182Before him are Linden Ashby (1960), Louis J. Mordell (1888), Catherine Bach (1954), Gregory Itzin (1948), Helen Wills (1905), and Andy Samberg (1978). After him are Chester Thompson (1948), Benjamin Rush (1745), Lizabeth Scott (1922), Rachel Ticotin (1958), Simon Helberg (1980), and Linda Perry (1965).


Among american football players born in United States, Joe Montana ranks 5Before him are O. J. Simpson (1947), Jim Brown (1936), Tom Brady (1977), and John Madden (1936). After him are Ernie Davis (1939), Dan Marino (1961), Colin Kaepernick (1987), Peyton Manning (1976), Joe Namath (1943), Cam Newton (1989), and Jerry Rice (1962).