Karl Stotz

1927 - 2017

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Karl Stotz (27 March 1927 – 4 April 2017) was an Austrian football player from Vienna. As a young soldier, he fought in the Battle of Stalingrad, was captured in 1944 and only returned home in 1948. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karl Stotz has received more than 28,413 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Karl Stotz is the 2,766th most popular soccer player (up from 2,953rd in 2019), the 862nd most popular biography from Austria (down from 849th in 2019) and the 46th most popular Austrian Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

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  • 48.06

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.13

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Karl Stotzs by language

Over the past year Karl Stotz has had the most page views in the with 2,758 views, followed by English (2,757), and Polish (830). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (154.59%), Southern Azerbaijani (109.03%), and Danish (77.11%)


Among soccer players, Karl Stotz ranks 2,766 out of 21,273Before him are Dietmar Hamann, Nariz, Erwin Vandendaele, Walter Zeman, Juan Luque de Serrallonga, and Diego Tristán. After him are Björn Andersson, Paolo Montero, Iuliu Baratky, Beb Bakhuys, Joe Cole, and Gianluca Pessotto.

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Among people born in 1927, Karl Stotz ranks 307Before him are Mark Blaug, Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio, Estelle Parsons, David Dinkins, Ad-Diba, and Walter Zeman. After him are Brock Peters, Charles Jarrott, Corín Tellado, Robert Guillaume, Qurratulain Hyder, and Maati Bouabid. Among people deceased in 2017, Karl Stotz ranks 344Before him are Mervyn Rose, Redha Malek, Sandra Reemer, Sue Grafton, Paul J. Weitz, and Roberto Ferreiro. After him are Vladimir Shainsky, Robert Guillaume, Josef Musil, Tankred Dorst, Carlos Humberto Romero, and Anne-Marie Colchen.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Karl Stotz ranks 862 out of 1,424Before him are Ernest Gold (1921), Erwin Wurm (1954), Walter Nausch (1907), Julius Wess (1934), Walter Zeman (1927), and Leonie Rysanek (1926). After him are Alfred Teinitzer (1929), Wilhelm Karl Ritter von Haidinger (1795), Johann Urbanek (1910), Robert Lowie (1883), Anna von Mildenburg (1872), and Leopold Hofmann (1905).


Among soccer players born in Austria, Karl Stotz ranks 46Before him are Josef Stroh (1913), Franz Wagner (1911), Rudolf Raftl (1911), Hans Walzhofer (1906), Walter Nausch (1907), and Walter Zeman (1927). After him are Alfred Teinitzer (1929), Johann Urbanek (1910), Leopold Hofmann (1905), Robert Sara (1946), Matthias Kaburek (1911), and Franz Cisar (1908).