Kyrie Irving

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Kyrie Andrew Irving ( KY-ree; Lakota: Ȟéla, lit. 'Little Mountain'; born March 23, 1992) is an American professional basketball player for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was named the Rookie of the Year after being selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers with the first overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft. An eight-time All-Star and three-time member of the All-NBA Team, he won an NBA championship with the Cavaliers in 2016. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kyrie Irving has received more than 25,611,467 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Kyrie Irving is the 199th most popular basketball player (down from 189th in 2019), the 283rd most popular biography from Australia (down from 255th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Australian Basketball Player.

Kyrie Irving is an American professional basketball player who rose to fame as the point guard for the Cleveland Cavaliers, with whom he won an NBA championship in 2016. He is known for his exceptional ball-handling skills, clutch shooting, and controversial statements and actions both on and off the court.

Memorability Metrics

  • 26M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 44.84

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 51

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.27

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.71

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among basketball players, Kyrie Irving ranks 199 out of 1,757Before him are Raúl Fernández, Rick Carlisle, Tatyana Ovechkina, Nelson Demarco, Marc Gasol, and Andrei Kirilenko. After him are Chris Mullin, Serge Ibaka, Bill Laimbeer, Alex Hannum, Valdis Muižnieks, and Valdis Valters.

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Among people born in 1992, Kyrie Irving ranks 71Before him are Jesse Lingard, Ding Liren, Luis Alberto, Serge Aurier, Melissa Roxburgh, and Logan Lerman. After him are Serenay Sarıkaya, Bernard, Kevin Magnussen, Gege Akutami, Gerard Moreno, and Pablo Sarabia.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Kyrie Irving ranks 283 out of 1,143Before him are Markus Zusak (1975), Frank Hurley (1885), Dave Power (1928), Jason Donovan (1968), Bill Bruce (1923), and Stephen Laybutt (1977). After him are Cathy Freeman (1973), Lenka (1978), Andrew Lesnie (1956), John Devitt (1937), Simone Young (1961), and Ben Chifley (1885).


Among basketball players born in Australia, Kyrie Irving ranks 2Before him are Lauren Jackson (1981). After him are Belinda Snell (1981), David Andersen (1980), Andrew Bogut (1984), Luc Longley (1969), Ben Simmons (1996), Joe Ingles (1987), Dante Exum (1995), Patty Mills (1988), Aleks Marić (1984), and Matthew Dellavedova (1990).