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Metta World Peace

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Metta Sandiford-Artest (born Ronald William Artest Jr.; November 13, 1979) is an American former professional basketball player. He was known as Ron Artest before legally changing his name to Metta World Peace in 2011 and later to Metta Sandiford-Artest in 2020. Sandiford-Artest played college basketball for the St. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Metta World Peace has received more than 5,330,711 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia. Metta World Peace is the 339th most popular basketball player (down from 249th in 2019), the 11,949th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,724th in 2019) and the 204th most popular American Basketball Player.

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  • 39

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  • 1.95

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  • 5.39

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Among basketball players, Metta World Peace ranks 339 out of 1,268Before him are Calvin Murphy, Erik Spoelstra, Lisa Leslie, Alex Groza, Bobby Wanzer, and Bobby Jones. After him are Zydrunas Ilgauskas, Fernando Romay, Bob Knight, Mark Aguirre, Tex Gibbons, and Jack Sikma.

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Among people born in 1979, Metta World Peace ranks 311Before him are Christine Lakin, Michelle Williams, David Di Tommaso, Guðjón Valur Sigurðsson, Wu Chun, and Tatyana Ali. After him are Manuel Friedrich, Shane Filan, Busy Philipps, Primož Kozmus, Darjuš Lavrinovič, and Kšyštof Lavrinovič.

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Among people born in United States, Metta World Peace ranks 11,949 out of 18,182Before him are Rob Benedict (1970), Kristine DeBell (1954), Bea Benaderet (1906), Deborah Feldman (1986), Bobby Rydell (1942), and Howard Georgi (1947). After him are Tim Armstrong (1965), Stan Bush (1953), George Dern (1872), Lucille Bliss (1916), Dean Potter (1972), and Mary Ellen Rudin (1924).


Among basketball players born in United States, Metta World Peace ranks 204Before him are Calvin Murphy (1948), Erik Spoelstra (1970), Lisa Leslie (1972), Alex Groza (1926), Bobby Wanzer (1921), and Bobby Jones (1951). After him are Bob Knight (1940), Mark Aguirre (1959), Tex Gibbons (1907), Jack Sikma (1955), Dick Barnett (1936), and Gus Johnson (1938).

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