Karl Malone

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Karl Malone

Karl Anthony Malone (born July 24, 1963) is an American retired professional basketball player. Nicknamed "the Mailman", he is considered one of the greatest power forwards in NBA history.Malone spent his first 18 seasons (1985–2003) in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the Utah Jazz and formed a formidable duo with his teammate John Stockton. He was a two-time NBA Most Valuable Player, a 14-time NBA All-Star, and an 11-time member of the All-NBA first team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karl Malone has received more than 6,665,978 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 19th most popular basketball player.

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Among basketball players, Karl Malone ranks 17 out of 925Before him are Dražen Petrović, Radivoj Korać, Krešimir Ćosić, Julius Erving, Kobe Bryant, and LeBron James. After him are John Havlicek, Bob Cousy, Elgin Baylor, Uljana Semjonova, Dirk Nowitzki, and Scottie Pippen.

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Among people born in 1963, Karl Malone ranks 73Before him are Tom Cavanagh, Satoshi Kon, Letsie III of Lesotho, Terri Schiavo case, Rob Schneider, and Infanta Elena, Duchess of Lugo. After him are Marc Jacobs, Kai Hansen, Mikkey Dee, Michel Gondry, Julie Payette, and Jennifer Beals.

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Among people born in United States, Karl Malone ranks 2,616 out of 12,171Before him are Clark Ashton Smith (1893), William Levada (1936), Robert Sternberg (1949), Michelle Williams (1980), Marg Helgenberger (1958), and Susan Sullivan (1942). After him are Daddy Yankee (1977), Carl Sandburg (1878), Alfred Bester (1913), Carly Simon (1945), Rob Reiner (1947), and Brenda Lee (1944).


Among basketball players born in United States, Karl Malone ranks 14Before him are Oscar Robertson (1938), Jerry West (1938), Larry Bird (1956), Julius Erving (1950), Kobe Bryant (1978), and LeBron James (1984). After him are John Havlicek (1940), Bob Cousy (1928), Elgin Baylor (1934), Scottie Pippen (1965), George Mikan (1924), and Derrick Rose (1988).

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