Manuel Orantes

1949 - Today

Manuel Orantes

Manuel Orantes Corral (Spanish pronunciation: [maˈnwel oˈɾantes koˈral]; born 6 February 1949) is a former tennis player from Spain who was active in the 1970s and 1980s. He won the US Open men's singles title in 1975, beating defending champion Jimmy Connors in the final. Orantes reached a career-high singles ranking of World No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Manuel Orantes has received more than 99,307 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 56th most popular tennis player.

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  • 52.48

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.62

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among tennis players, Manuel Orantes ranks 56 out of 1,101Before him are Yannick Noah, Martina Hingis, Bobby Riggs, Goran Ivanišević, Andrés Gimeno, and Momčilo Tapavica. After him are Michael Chang, Laurence Doherty, Arthur Gore, Maurice Germot, Arantxa Sánchez Vicario, and Ernest Renshaw.

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Among people born in 1949, Manuel Orantes ranks 135Before him are Shing-Tung Yau, Robert Sternberg, Tommy Ramone, Christopher Hitchens, Deep Roy, and Frank Beard. After him are Larry Holmes, Matthew Festing, Alexander Godunov, Gregg Popovich, Brad Davis, and Nawaz Sharif.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Manuel Orantes ranks 701 out of 1,895Before him are Andrés Gimeno (1937), Lluís Llach (1948), Juan de Garay (1528), Federico Mayor Zaragoza (1934), Edmundo Suárez (1916), and Estanislao Figueras (1819). After him are Melchor Cano (1509), Javier Echevarría Rodríguez (1932), Luis García Berlanga (1921), Alfonso Fróilaz (911), Gaspar Melchor de Jovellanos (1744), and Antonio de Ulloa (1716).


Among tennis players born in Spain, Manuel Orantes ranks 4Before him are Rafael Nadal (1986), Manuel Santana (1938), and Andrés Gimeno (1937). After him are Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (1971), David Ferrer (1982), Carlos Moyá (1976), Juan Carlos Ferrero (1980), Manuel Alonso Areizaga (1895), Fernando Verdasco (1983), Sergi Bruguera (1971), and Conchita Martínez (1972).

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