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Ken Griffey Jr.

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George Kenneth Griffey Jr. (born November 21, 1969), nicknamed "Junior" and "the Kid", is an American former professional baseball outfielder who played 22 years in Major League Baseball (MLB). He spent most of his career with the Seattle Mariners and Cincinnati Reds, along with a short stint with the Chicago White Sox. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ken Griffey Jr. has received more than 3,994,547 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Ken Griffey Jr. is the 42nd most popular baseball player (down from 33rd in 2019), the 11,098th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,006th in 2019) and the 33rd most popular American Baseball Player.

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  • 52.01

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.72

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among BASEBALL PLAYERS

Among baseball players, Ken Griffey Jr. ranks 42 out of 70Before him are Mark McGwire, Sammy Sosa, Pedro Martínez, Greg Maddux, David Ortiz, and Albert Pujols. After him are Daisuke Matsuzaka, Cal Ripken Jr., Yu Darvish, Miguel Cabrera, Koji Uehara, and Curt Schilling.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1969, Ken Griffey Jr. ranks 474Before him are Wendi McLendon-Covey, Brandy Ledford, Sam Cassell, Jorge Sanz, Ari-Pekka Nikkola, and Jesse L. Martin. After him are Joe Carnahan, Džoni Novak, Motohiro Yamaguchi, Joe Sakic, Fernando Cáceres, and Jury Chechi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ken Griffey Jr. ranks 11,098 out of 15,968Before him are Kirsten Gillibrand (1966), Zelda Williams (1989), Inari Vachs (1974), Elsie Janis (1889), Lee Archambault (1960), and David Brian (1914). After him are Joe Carnahan (1969), Larry Myricks (1956), Marcus Mumford (1987), Henry Cejudo (1987), Leslie Jordan (1955), and Kevin Michael Richardson (1964).

Among BASEBALL PLAYERS In United States

Among baseball players born in United States, Ken Griffey Jr. ranks 33Before him are Derek Jeter (1974), Tom Seaver (1944), Hank Greenberg (1911), Ernie Banks (1931), Mark McGwire (1963), and Greg Maddux (1966). After him are Cal Ripken Jr. (1960), Curt Schilling (1966), Justin Verlander (1983), Mike Trout (1991), Johnny Damon (1973), and Kirby Puckett (1960).