Michael Dawson

1983 - Today

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Michael Richard Dawson (born 18 November 1983) is an English former professional footballer and sports pundit. As a player, he was a centre back. Dawson started his career at Nottingham Forest playing alongside veteran defender Des Walker before moving to Tottenham Hotspur with teammate Andy Reid for a fee of £8 million. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Dawson has received more than 31,184 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Michael Dawson is the 11,510th most popular soccer player (down from 10,341st in 2019), the 7,121st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 6,499th in 2019) and the 628th most popular British Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 31k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 32.15

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.23

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.43

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Michael Dawsons by language

Over the past year Michael Dawson has had the most page views in the with 4,440 views, followed by Russian (3,168), and Japanese (2,530). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (419.30%), Malagasy (114.69%), and Latvian (113.33%)


Among soccer players, Michael Dawson ranks 11,510 out of 21,273Before him are Pedro Neto, Davide Lanzafame, Kalidou Cissokho, Tomoo Kudaka, Justice Christopher, and Florent Balmont. After him are Kazuya Igarashi, Osman Chávez, Sari van Veenendaal, Veli Lampi, Óscar Sánchez, and Borna Barišić.

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Among people born in 1983, Michael Dawson ranks 727Before him are Alejandro Falla, Valeria Luiselli, Ján Novota, Marco Galiazzo, Daniel Köllerer, and Nadine Koutcher. After him are Diana Aguavil, Sascha Riether, Yvonne Meusburger, Jan Hájek, Yuzo Kurihara, and Oxana Malaya.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Michael Dawson ranks 7,121 out of 8,785Before him are Lewis Tan (1987), Iké Ugbo (1998), Amir Khan (1986), Colin Hendry (1965), Yvonne McGregor (1961), and John McGinn (1994). After him are Suranne Jones (1978), Karen Elson (1979), Rob Holding (1995), John Gregory (1954), Faye Marsay (1986), and Mandip Gill (1988).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Michael Dawson ranks 628Before him are John Hartson (1975), Emmerson Boyce (1979), Martin Taylor (1979), Iké Ugbo (1998), Colin Hendry (1965), and John McGinn (1994). After him are Rob Holding (1995), John Gregory (1954), Jarrod Bowen (1996), Steve Foster (1957), Benjamin White (1997), and Andrew Johnson (1981).