Kenneth Faried

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Kenneth Bernard Faried Lewis (born November 19, 1989) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Zhejiang Lions of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA). Known as The Manimal due to his defensive prowess and intimidating dreadlocks, he attended Morehead State University for four years, twice being named the Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Year. He finished his collegiate career as the NCAA all-time leading rebounder in the post-1973 era with 1,673 rebounds. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kenneth Faried has received more than 1,172,761 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Kenneth Faried is the 700th most popular basketball player (down from 486th in 2019), the 13,793rd most popular biography from United States (down from 10,619th in 2019) and the 415th most popular American Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Kenneth Faried ranks 700 out of 1,264. Before him are P. J. Brown, Sani Bečirovič, Gerald Henderson, Pervis Ellison, Othello Hunter, and Jayson Tatum. After him are Novica Veličković, Lonzo Ball, Jérôme Moïso, Tony Allen, Edy Tavares, and Tibor Pleiß.

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Among people born in 1989, Kenneth Faried ranks 470Before him are Hong Jeong-ho, Martin Dúbravka, Emilio Nsue, Kristoffer Nordfeldt, Diego Rosa, and Kelly Marie Tran. After him are Zhang Linpeng, Adam Matuszczyk, Dennis Diekmeier, Joao Rojas, Raina, and Lee Seung-yeoul.

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Among people born in United States, Kenneth Faried ranks 13,793 out of 15,968. Before him are Kelly Marie Tran (1989), Maddie Taylor (1966), D-Von Dudley (1972), Kurt Warner (1971), Fabolous (1977), and Charles Camarda (1952). After him are Rebecca Soni (1987), Barbara Mandrell (1948), Raphael Saadiq (1966), Jessy Schram (1986), Pete Parada (1973), and Ricochet (1988).


Among basketball players born in United States, Kenneth Faried ranks 415Before him are Dion Waiters (1991), P. J. Brown (1969), Gerald Henderson (1956), Pervis Ellison (1967), Othello Hunter (1986), and Jayson Tatum (1998). After him are Lonzo Ball (1997), Tony Allen (1982), Ja Morant (1999), Hassan Whiteside (1989), Alex Acker (1983), and Mike Woodson (1958).

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