Joe Namath

1943 - Today

Joe Namath

Joseph William Namath (; born May 31, 1943), nicknamed "Broadway Joe", is an American former professional football player who was a quarterback in the American Football League (AFL) and National Football League (NFL) during the 1960s and 1970s. He played college football for the Alabama Crimson Tide under coach Paul "Bear" Bryant from 1962 to 1964. Namath was an AFL icon and played for that league's New York Jets for most of his professional football career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joe Namath has received more than 6,136,396 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 8th most popular american football player.

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  • 38.78

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  • 16

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  • 1.19

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.64

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among american football players, Joe Namath ranks 9 out of 43Before him are Joe Montana, Jim Brown, Ernie Davis, Dan Marino, Michael Oher, and Peyton Manning. After him are Dick Butkus, Lawrence Taylor, Jerry Rice, John Elway, Walter Payton, and Brett Favre.

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Among people born in 1943, Joe Namath ranks 425Before him are Steve Miller, Vince Cable, Janet Evanovich, Geraldo Rivera, Martin Mull, and Tony Trimmer. After him are Kay Bailey Hutchison, Robert J. Bentley, Willie Davenport, James L. Jones, Gianni Ambrosio, and Bob Kerrey.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joe Namath ranks 8,004 out of 12,171Before him are Bob Bondurant (1933), Alexander Wang (1983), Kevin J. O'Connor (1963), Alison Sudol (1984), Christine Ebersole (1953), and Roger Smith (1932). After him are Steven Weber (1961), Dwight Frye (1899), Kathryn Erbe (1965), Candace Cameron Bure (1976), Ailee (1989), and Russell Wong (1963).


Among american football players born in United States, Joe Namath ranks 9Before him are Joe Montana (1956), Jim Brown (1936), Ernie Davis (1939), Dan Marino (1961), Michael Oher (1986), and Peyton Manning (1976). After him are Dick Butkus (1942), Lawrence Taylor (1959), Jerry Rice (1962), John Elway (1960), Walter Payton (1954), and Brett Favre (1969).

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