Jonathan Pollard

1954 - Today

Jonathan Pollard

Jonathan Jay Pollard (born August 7, 1954) is a former intelligence analyst for the United States government. In 1987, as part of a plea agreement, Pollard pleaded guilty to spying for and providing top-secret classified information to Israel. He was sentenced to life in prison for violations of the Espionage Act.Pollard is the only American who has received a life sentence for passing classified information to an ally of the U.S. In defense of his actions, Pollard declared that he committed espionage only because "the American intelligence establishment collectively endangered Israel's security by withholding crucial information". Israeli officials, U.S.-Israeli activist groups, and some U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jonathan Pollard has received more than 949,348 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 35th most popular mafioso.

Memorability Metrics

  • 950k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.49

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.93

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.46

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Jonathan Pollards by language


Among mafiosos, Jonathan Pollard ranks 36 out of 45Before him are Jeffrey Epstein, Teresa Claramunt Creus, Salomon Morel, Leo Frank, Robert Hanssen, and Belle Starr. After him are Iva Toguri D'Aquino, Kenneth Lay, Sergei Magnitsky, Assata Shakur, Rakhat Aliyev, and Salah Abdeslam.

Most Popular Mafiosos in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1954, Jonathan Pollard ranks 161Before him are Ross the Boss, Gabi Ashkenazi, Ricardo Bochini, Branko Ivanković, Malcolm Turnbull, and Lance Kinsey. After him are Patsy Reddy, Howard Stern, Frank Bainimarama, Kengo Kuma, Joe Jackson, and Kader Abdolah.

Others Born in 1954

Go to all Rankings

In United States

Among people born in United States, Jonathan Pollard ranks 4,428 out of 12,171Before him are Irving Wallace (1916), Brad Harris (1933), Kevin Schwantz (1964), Shawn Crahan (1969), William Porter (1926), and Vernon A. Walters (1917). After him are Dick Wolf (1946), Vincent Gallo (1961), Sandy Koufax (1935), Tatum O'Neal (1963), Herbert Blomstedt (1927), and Richard Lugar (1932).

Among MAFIOSOS In United States

Among mafiosos born in United States, Jonathan Pollard ranks 18Before him are Frank Lucas (1930), Richard Kuklinski (1935), Sundance Kid (1867), Leo Frank (1884), Robert Hanssen (1944), and Belle Starr (1848). After him are Kenneth Lay (1942), Assata Shakur (1947), and Troy Davis (1968).