Mike Tyson

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Michael Gerard Tyson (born June 30, 1966) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1985 to 2005. Nicknamed "Iron Mike" and "Kid Dynamite" in his early career, and later known as "The Baddest Man on the Planet", Tyson is considered to be one of the greatest heavyweight boxers of all time. He reigned as the undisputed world heavyweight champion from 1987 to 1990. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mike Tyson has received more than 37,114,975 page views. His biography is available in 74 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 70 in 2019). Mike Tyson is the 4th most popular boxer, the 406th most popular biography from United States (up from 554th in 2019) and the 4th most popular American Boxer.

Mike Tyson is most famous for being a boxer who was the youngest heavyweight champion in history, and for biting off a piece of Evander Holyfield's ear during a boxing match.

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Among boxers, Mike Tyson ranks 4 out of 324Before him are Muhammad Ali, Rocky Marciano, and Joe Frazier. After him are Joe Louis, George Foreman, Max Schmeling, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Sugar Ray Robinson, Jake LaMotta, Sonny Liston, and Rubin Carter.

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Among people born in 1966, Mike Tyson ranks 2Before him is Jimmy Wales. After him are Romário, Sophie Marceau, Salma Hayek, Eric Cantona, Adam Sandler, Helena Bonham Carter, Hristo Stoichkov, George Weah, Luke Perry, and Halle Berry.

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Among people born in United States, Mike Tyson ranks 406 out of 15,968Before him are Jeff Bridges (1949), Janet Leigh (1927), Thomas Wolfe (1900), Sharon Stone (1958), Little Richard (1932), and Doris Day (1922). After him are Richard Kiel (1939), Peter Fonda (1940), Leonard Nimoy (1931), Dianne Wiest (1946), Gordon Allport (1897), and Jennifer Lopez (1969).

Among BOXERS In United States

Among boxers born in United States, Mike Tyson ranks 4Before him are Muhammad Ali (1942), Rocky Marciano (1923), and Joe Frazier (1944). After him are Joe Louis (1914), George Foreman (1949), Floyd Mayweather Jr. (1977), Sugar Ray Robinson (1921), Jake LaMotta (1922), Sonny Liston (1932), Rubin Carter (1937), and Evander Holyfield (1962).

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