Mickey Mantle

1931 - 1995

Mickey Mantle

Mickey Charles Mantle (October 20, 1931 – August 13, 1995), nicknamed The Commerce Comet and The Mick, was an American professional baseball player. Mantle played his entire Major League Baseball (MLB) career (1951–1968) with the New York Yankees as a center fielder, right fielder, and first baseman. Mantle was one of the best players and sluggers and is regarded by many as the greatest switch hitter in baseball history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mickey Mantle has received more than 3,322,991 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 9th most popular baseball player.

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  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.68

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among baseball players, Mickey Mantle ranks 9 out of 36Before him are Jackie Robinson, Lou Gehrig, Sadaharu Oh, Hank Aaron, Ichiro Suzuki, and Ty Cobb. After him are Ted Williams, Yogi Berra, Roberto Clemente, Sandy Koufax, Willie Mays, and Barry Bonds.

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Among people born in 1931, Mickey Mantle ranks 213Before him are Richard Ratsimandrava, Shunichiro Okano, Barbara Bain, Dan Gurney, Ladislav Novák, and Yulian Semyonov. After him are Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk, Donald Barthelme, Walter Burkert, Ingvar Wixell, Tosiwo Nakayama, and Tommy Lapid. Among people deceased in 1995, Mickey Mantle ranks 130Before him are Edith Pargeter, Jerry Garcia, Gisela Mauermayer, Friz Freleng, Jack Clayton, and Ann Dunham. After him are Oles Honchar, Heinrich Sutermeister, Kukrit Pramoj, Peter van de Kamp, James Samuel Coleman, and Michael V. Gazzo.

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Among people born in United States, Mickey Mantle ranks 3,740 out of 12,171Before him are Barry Sonnenfeld (1953), Martin Kove (1946), Ann Dunham (1942), Herb Ritts (1952), Kenny Roberts (1951), and Larry Clark (1943). After him are Albert Tyler (1872), Thomas E. Dewey (1902), Nancy Roman (1925), Peter Hyams (1943), Marshall Bell (1942), and Walter Cunningham (1932).