Luka Dončić

1999 - Today

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Luka Dončić (; Slovene: [ˈlùːka ˈdòːntʃitʃ]; born February 28, 1999) is a Slovenian professional basketball player for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the Slovenian national team. Born in Ljubljana, Dončić shone as a youth player for Union Olimpija before joining the youth academy of Real Madrid. He debuted for their senior team in 2015, at age 16, becoming the youngest in club history. Two years later, he led Madrid to the 2018 EuroLeague title, winning the EuroLeague MVP as well as the Final Four MVP. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luka Dončić has received more than 7,020,944 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Luka Dončić is the 244th most popular basketball player (up from 245th in 2019), the 96th most popular biography from Slovenia (down from 92nd in 2019) and the 4th most popular Slovene Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Luka Dončić ranks 244 out of 1,264. Before him are Joakim Noah, Zoran Savić, Sam Perkins, Jack Ragland, Sam Balter, and Jure Zdovc. After him are Dick Barnett, Andre Iguodala, Mihovil Nakić, Chauncey Billups, Metta World Peace, and José Calderón.

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Among people born in 1999, Luka Dončić ranks 10Before him are Matthijs de Ligt, Gianluigi Donnarumma, João Félix, Isaac Hempstead Wright, Chandler Riggs, and Kai Havertz. After him are Chou Tzu-yu, Armand Duplantis, Kim So-hyun, Alexander Isak, Brahim Díaz, and Kiernan Shipka.

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Among people born in Slovenia, Luka Dončić ranks 96 out of 247. Before him are Primož Ulaga (1962), Jure Franko (1962), Milenko Ačimovič (1977), Tanja Ribič (1968), Janez Potočnik (1958), and Jure Zdovc (1966). After him are Gregor Fučka (1971), Branko Ilić (1983), Anton Rop (1960), Mateja Svet (1968), Violeta Bulc (1964), and Iztok Puc (1966).


Among basketball players born in Slovenia, Luka Dončić ranks 4Before him are Ivo Daneu (1937), Sasha Vujačić (1984), and Jure Zdovc (1966). After him are Jaka Lakovič (1978), Goran Dragić (1986), Rasho Nesterović (1976), Matjaž Smodiš (1979), Erazem Lorbek (1984), Boštjan Nachbar (1980), Zoran Dragić (1989), and Sani Bečirovič (1981).

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