Ken Shamrock

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Ken Shamrock (born Kenneth Wayne Kilpatrick; February 11, 1964) is an American retired professional wrestler and mixed martial artist. He is best known for his time in Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), WWE and other combat sports. An inaugural inductee into the UFC Hall of Fame, Shamrock is widely regarded as an icon and pioneer of the sport. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ken Shamrock has received more than 6,390,196 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Ken Shamrock is the 227th most popular wrestler (down from 139th in 2019), the 9,928th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,830th in 2019) and the 81st most popular American Wrestler.

Memorability Metrics

  • 6.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 43.73

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.59

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among wrestlers, Ken Shamrock ranks 227 out of 1,027Before him are George Mehnert, Rikishi, Zakaria Chihab, Soslan Andiyev, Bob Orton Jr., and Kerry Von Erich. After him are Arvo Haavisto, Jiichiro Date, Vasile Andrei, Hakuhō Shō, A.J. Styles, and Artur Taymazov.

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Among people born in 1964, Ken Shamrock ranks 388Before him are Afshin Ghotbi, Oleh Skrypka, Otmar Szafnauer, Johan Bruyneel, Luboš Kubík, and Ernst Vettori. After him are Butch Reynolds, Franco Ballerini, Jim Lee, Rex Brown, Andy Rourke, and Erika Buenfil.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ken Shamrock ranks 9,928 out of 20,380Before him are Helen Sawyer Hogg (1905), Corbin Bernsen (1954), Isabel Jewell (1907), Jason David Frank (1973), Lucas Black (1982), and Kerry Von Erich (1960). After him are Nick Stahl (1979), Steve Coleman (1956), Butch Reynolds (1964), William Dickey (1874), Andres Serrano (1950), and George Amick (1924).

Among WRESTLERS In United States

Among wrestlers born in United States, Ken Shamrock ranks 81Before him are Eric Bischoff (1955), Ricky Steamboat (1953), George Mehnert (1881), Rikishi (1965), Bob Orton Jr. (1950), and Kerry Von Erich (1960). After him are A.J. Styles (1977), Don Muraco (1949), Diamond Dallas Page (1956), Rick Rude (1958), Bray Wyatt (1987), and Vickie Guerrero (1968).