Luis Scola

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Luis Alberto Scola Balvoa (born April 30, 1980) is an Argentine professional basketball player who plays for Pallacanestro Varese of the Italian Lega Basket Serie A (LBA). A three-time All-EuroLeague selection with Tau Ceramica, he signed with the Houston Rockets in 2007, and was voted to the NBA All-Rookie First Team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luis Scola has received more than 1,137,957 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Luis Scola is the 194th most popular basketball player (down from 177th in 2019), the 482nd most popular biography from Argentina (down from 414th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Argentinean Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Luis Scola ranks 194 out of 1,264Before him are Tim Hardaway, Andro Knego, Vern Mikkelsen, Maurice Stokes, Bob Love, and Sam Bowie. After him are Satch Sanders, Clyde Lovellette, Marc Gasol, Peja Stojaković, Velimir Perasović, and John Paxson.

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Among people born in 1980, Luis Scola ranks 124Before him are Jenna Dewan, Nikola Žigić, Didier Zokora, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Deryck Whibley, and Shinsuke Nakamura. After him are Olivia Munn, Cecilia Cheung, Fernando González, Wilmer Valderrama, Tim Borowski, and Nicholas Tse.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Luis Scola ranks 482 out of 900Before him are José Sosa (1985), María Rosa Lida de Malkiel (1910), Gilda (1961), Martina Stoessel (1997), Leandro Paredes (1994), and Ramón Quiroga (1950). After him are Delfina Bunge (1881), Miguel Varoni (1964), Jorge Carrascosa (1948), José Daniel Valencia (1955), Carlos Squeo (1948), and Mauro Zárate (1987).


Among basketball players born in Argentina, Luis Scola ranks 2Before him are Manu Ginóbili (1977). After him are Fabricio Oberto (1975), Carlos Delfino (1982), Andrés Nocioni (1979), Pablo Prigioni (1977), Rubén Wolkowyski (1973), Walter Herrmann (1979), Facundo Campazzo (1991), Juan Ignacio Sánchez (1977), Nicolás Laprovíttola (1990), and Leonardo Gutiérrez (1978).