O. J. Simpson

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O. J. Simpson

Orenthal James Simpson (born July 9, 1947), nicknamed "The Juice", is an American former football running back, broadcaster, actor, advertising spokesman, and convicted felon. Once a popular figure with the U.S. public, he is now best known for being tried for the murders of his former wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend, Ron Goldman. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of O. J. Simpson has received more than 41,088,528 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia making him the most popular american football player.

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  • 41M

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  • 68.66

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 42

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.73

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.59

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among american football players, O. J. Simpson ranks 1 out of 43After him are Tom Brady, Joe Montana, Jim Brown, Ernie Davis, Dan Marino, Michael Oher, Peyton Manning, Joe Namath, Dick Butkus, Lawrence Taylor, and Jerry Rice.

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Among people born in 1947, O. J. Simpson ranks 14Before him are Brian May, James Hunt, Brian Johnson, Dilma Rousseff, Florentino Pérez, and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall. After him are Iggy Pop, Shirin Ebadi, Paul Auster, Carlos Santana, Tom Clancy, and Robert Kiyosaki.

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Among people born in United States, O. J. Simpson ranks 275 out of 12,171Before him are John Bardeen (1908), Shirley MacLaine (1934), John Stith Pemberton (1831), William Henry Harrison (1773), Robert K. Merton (1910), and Clinton Davisson (1881). After him are Joe Dassin (1938), Calvin Coolidge (1872), Aretha Franklin (1942), Bruce Springsteen (1949), Norbert Wiener (1894), and Ed Gein (1906).


Among american football players born in United States, O. J. Simpson ranks 1After him are Tom Brady (1977), Joe Montana (1956), Jim Brown (1936), Ernie Davis (1939), Dan Marino (1961), Michael Oher (1986), Peyton Manning (1976), Joe Namath (1943), Dick Butkus (1942), Lawrence Taylor (1959), and Jerry Rice (1962).

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