John Aldridge

1958 - Today

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John William Aldridge (born 18 September 1958) is a former football player and manager. He was a prolific, record-breaking striker best known for his time with English club Liverpool in the late 1980s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Aldridge has received more than 1,103,237 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). John Aldridge is the 5,032nd most popular soccer player (down from 4,572nd in 2019), the 4,968th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,913th in 2019) and the 231st most popular British Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 43.54

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.39

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of John Aldridges by language

Over the past year John Aldridge has had the most page views in the with 168,345 views, followed by Spanish (8,227), and Italian (5,396). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Ukrainian (250.86%), Simple English (240.25%), and Hausa (203.86%)


Among soccer players, John Aldridge ranks 5,032 out of 21,273Before him are Nicky Butt, Ismaël Bennacer, Kaoru Kadohara, Seko Fofana, Salomón Rondón, and Francisco Aguirre. After him are Heinz Vollmar, Luciano Federici, John Lauridsen, Néjib Ghommidh, Peter Larsson, and Andriy Nesmachniy.

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Among people born in 1958, John Aldridge ranks 432Before him are Jean-Marc Aveline, Wendie Jo Sperber, Frank Ullrich, Tsetska Tsacheva, Angela Hewitt, and Kjell Ola Dahl. After him are Norovyn Altankhuyag, Aleksei Guskov, Tony Cox, Patricia Espinosa, Raja Gosnell, and James Wilby.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Aldridge ranks 4,968 out of 8,785Before him are Peter Geach (1916), Sarah Gilbert (1962), Ralph McTell (1944), Tanya Tate (1979), Nicky Butt (1975), and Caroline Bliss (1961). After him are Max Horton (1883), Anne Heywood (1931), Gary McKinnon (1966), Thomas Traherne (1636), George Eden, 1st Earl of Auckland (1784), and Hammond Innes (1913).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, John Aldridge ranks 231Before him are Bobby Smith (1933), Alan Hodgkinson (1936), Billy Liddell (1922), Gary McAllister (1964), Bob Crompton (1879), and Nicky Butt (1975). After him are Terry Paine (1939), Jimmy Murphy (1910), Claude Buckenham (1876), Daniel Sturridge (1989), Gil Merrick (1922), and Steve Archibald (1956).