LeBron James

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LeBron Raymone James Sr. (; born December 30, 1984) is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Nicknamed "King James", he is widely considered one of the greatest players in NBA history and is frequently compared to Michael Jordan in debates over the greatest basketball player ever. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of LeBron James has received more than 57,052,996 page views. His biography is available in 79 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 72 in 2019). LeBron James is the 17th most popular basketball player (down from 16th in 2019), the 1,733rd most popular biography from United States (up from 2,472nd in 2019) and the 15th most popular American Basketball Player.

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  • 4.99

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Among basketball players, LeBron James ranks 17 out of 1,264Before him are Clyde Drexler, Scottie Pippen, Dražen Petrović, Oscar Robertson, Julius Erving, and Radivoj Korać. After him are Karl Malone, Bob Cousy, John Havlicek, Charles Barkley, George Mikan, and Hakeem Olajuwon.

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Among people born in 1984, LeBron James ranks 7Before him are Scarlett Johansson, Mark Zuckerberg, Andrés Iniesta, Arjen Robben, Avril Lavigne, and Fernando Torres. After him are Katy Perry, Wesley Sneijder, Robinho, Carlos Tevez, Bastian Schweinsteiger, and Alizée.

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Among people born in United States, LeBron James ranks 1,733 out of 15,968Before him are Jerome Robbins (1918), Eartha Kitt (1927), Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848), Alan Bean (1932), Wes Studi (1947), and Thomas J. Sargent (1943). After him are Tom Skerritt (1933), Madeleine Stowe (1958), Kevin A. Lynch (1918), John Frankenheimer (1930), Walker Evans (1903), and Patricia Neal (1926).


Among basketball players born in United States, LeBron James ranks 15Before him are Kobe Bryant (1978), Jerry West (1938), Clyde Drexler (1962), Scottie Pippen (1965), Oscar Robertson (1938), and Julius Erving (1950). After him are Karl Malone (1963), Bob Cousy (1928), John Havlicek (1940), Charles Barkley (1963), George Mikan (1924), and Elgin Baylor (1934).

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