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Joel Benjamin

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Joel Lawrence Benjamin (born March 11, 1964) is an American chess player who holds the FIDE title of Grandmaster (GM). In 1998, he was voted "Grandmaster of the Year" by the U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joel Benjamin has received more than 144,587 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Joel Benjamin is the 339th most popular chess player (down from 297th in 2019), the 16,270th most popular biography from United States (down from 14,311th in 2019) and the 15th most popular American Chess Player.

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  • 140k

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  • 27.33

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.60

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.92

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among chess players, Joel Benjamin ranks 339 out of 374Before him are Nikita Vitiugov, Wang Yue, Salome Melia, Anna Rudolf, Yelena Dembo, and Sergei Zhigalko. After him are Evgeny Alekseev, Dmitry Andreikin, Lê Quang Liêm, Humpy Koneru, Rauf Mamedov, and Erald Dervishi.

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Among people born in 1964, Joel Benjamin ranks 804Before him are Patty Griffin, Desmond Armstrong, Andy Abraham, Nicki French, Paul McStay, and Yoshinori Sembiki. After him are Quinton Flynn, Nicholas Patrick, Jim Jordan, Mary T. Meagher, Adam Carolla, and Paul Gonzales.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joel Benjamin ranks 16,270 out of 18,182Before him are Michael Chernus (1977), Tony Snow (1955), David Blue (1982), Jerry Finn (1969), Tamika Catchings (1979), and Michelle Waterson (1986). After him are Mase (1975), Susan Athey (1970), Linda Larkin (1970), Charlie Jane Anders (1969), Al-Farouq Aminu (1990), and Sisqó (1978).

Among CHESS PLAYERS In United States

Among chess players born in United States, Joel Benjamin ranks 15Before him are Arnold Denker (1914), Robert Byrne (1928), Nick de Firmian (1957), Fabiano Caruana (1992), Israel Albert Horowitz (1907), and Larry Evans (1932). After him are Abhimanyu Mishra (2009) and Sam Shankland (1991).