Michael Moorer

1967 - Today

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Michael Lee Moorer (born November 12, 1967) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1988 to 2008. He won a world championship on four occasions in two weight classes, having held the WBO light heavyweight title from 1988 to 1991; compiling 22 straight KOs in 22 fights and the WBO heavyweight title from 1992 to 1993; the unified WBA, IBF and lineal heavyweight titles in 1994; and regained the IBF heavyweight title again from 1996 to 1997 becoming a three-time heavyweight world champion.Michael Moorer was an undefeated southpaw in his first 35 professional bouts. He captured the WBO light heavyweight title in 1988 which he defended 9 times. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Moorer has received more than 1,335,683 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Michael Moorer is the 194th most popular boxer (down from 161st in 2019), the 10,974th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,357th in 2019) and the 65th most popular American Boxer.

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  • 1.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 42.40

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.21

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Michael Moorers by language

Over the past year Michael Moorer has had the most page views in the with 238,524 views, followed by Russian (18,510), and Persian (15,702). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Persian (126.97%), Irish (72.55%), and Indonesian (70.91%)


Among boxers, Michael Moorer ranks 194 out of 496Before him are Ted Morgan, Stanislav Stepashkin, Claudio Barrientos, Tyrell Biggs, Micky Ward, and Artur Beterbiev. After him are Antonio Roldán, Sverre Sørsdal, Roberto Balado, Wilfred Benítez, David Tua, and Ion Alexe.

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Among people born in 1967, Michael Moorer ranks 390Before him are Ali Babacan, Alfred Jermaniš, Jón Gnarr, Reiko Yoshida, Jordan Chan, and Pernilla Wahlgren. After him are Beate Koch, Domenico Schiattarella, Masayuki Nakagomi, Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, Niki Caro, and Lars Riedel.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Moorer ranks 10,974 out of 20,380Before him are Pat Brown (1905), Raylene (1977), Slim Thug (1980), Kristy McNichol (1962), Edwin Graves (1897), and Joy Page (1924). After him are Pauline Frederick (1883), John Buford (1826), David Ramsey (1971), Miranda Cosgrove (1993), Molly Picon (1898), and Andrew Vachss (1942).

Among BOXERS In United States

Among boxers born in United States, Michael Moorer ranks 65Before him are Miguel Cotto (1980), Laila Ali (1977), Antonio Tarver (1968), Hasim Rahman (1972), Tyrell Biggs (1960), and Micky Ward (1965). After him are Wilfred Benítez (1958), James Toney (1968), Gene Fullmer (1931), Shannon Briggs (1971), Gervonta Davis (1994), and Terence Crawford (1987).