Josiah McCracken

1874 - 1962

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Josiah Calvin McCracken (March 30, 1874 – February 15, 1962) was an American football player and track and field athlete. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Josiah McCracken has received more than 22,783 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Josiah McCracken is the 2,118th most popular athlete (down from 1,440th in 2019), the 11,781st most popular biography from United States (down from 10,446th in 2019) and the 369th most popular American Athlete.

Memorability Metrics

  • 23k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 41.33

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.18

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.52

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Josiah McCrackens by language

Over the past year Josiah McCracken has had the most page views in the with 2,571 views, followed by Catalan (657), and Latvian (526). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Finnish (49.81%), Greek (42.69%), and Catalan (36.02%)


Among athletes, Josiah McCracken ranks 2,118 out of 6,025Before him are Bjarte Engen Vik, Rita Wilden, Dagmar Neubauer, Igor Astapkovich, Wayde van Niekerk, and Konstantinos Kenteris. After him are Magdalena Neuner, Uroš Marović, Andreas Kunz, Manfred Klein, Volker Fischer, and Toimi Pitkänen.

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Among people born in 1874, Josiah McCracken ranks 232Before him are William Dickey, Conrad Magnusson, John Russell Pope, Dustin Farnum, Konstantinos Miliotis-Komninos, and Harold L. Ickes. After him are Louis Handley, Joe Gans, Zona Gale, and Charles L. McNary. Among people deceased in 1962, Josiah McCracken ranks 222Before him are Helena Kottler Vurnik, Robert S. Woodworth, Frank Amyot, Louise Fazenda, Ludwig Bemelmans, and Hoot Gibson. After him are Paul Boffa, Luis Alberni, James Wordie, Peter Ryan, Louise Beavers, and Roy Atwell.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Josiah McCracken ranks 11,781 out of 20,380Before him are Gena Lee Nolin (1971), Mike Massimino (1962), Adam Shankman (1964), Rebecca Gayheart (1971), Ed Markey (1946), and Irving Jaffee (1906). After him are Jim Webb (1946), Vanessa Bell Calloway (1957), Robert Kirkman (1978), William Wyatt Bibb (1781), Mark Salling (1982), and RJ Mitte (1992).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Josiah McCracken ranks 369Before him are Alice Brown (1960), Foy Draper (1911), Leamon King (1936), Sammy Lee (1920), Marvin Stalder (1905), and Mal Whitfield (1924). After him are Charles Thias (1879), Bruce Harlan (1926), Diane Williams (1960), John Taylor (1883), Dwight Stones (1953), and James Rector (1884).