Oscar Robertson

1938 - Today

Oscar Robertson

Oscar Palmer Robertson (born November 24, 1938), nicknamed "the Big O", is an American former professional basketball player who played for the Cincinnati Royals and Milwaukee Bucks in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Robertson played point guard and was a 12-time All-Star, 11-time member of the All-NBA Team, and one-time winner of the MVP award in 14 seasons. In 1962, he became the first player in NBA history to average a triple-double for a season. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Oscar Robertson has received more than 2,813,758 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 8th most popular basketball player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 56.63

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.23

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.54

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among basketball players, Oscar Robertson ranks 8 out of 925Before him are Wilt Chamberlain, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Shaquille O'Neal, Bill Russell, Magic Johnson, and Dennis Rodman. After him are Jerry West, Larry Bird, Dražen Petrović, Radivoj Korać, Krešimir Ćosić, and Julius Erving.

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Among people born in 1938, Oscar Robertson ranks 94Before him are Leonardo Boff, Lill-Babs, Roland Topor, Josef Koudelka, Robert Smithson, and Heino. After him are Tereza Kesovija, Sidi Ould Cheikh Abdallahi, Princess Désirée, Baroness Silfverschiöld, Jerry West, Mamadou Tandja, and Nino Benvenuti.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Oscar Robertson ranks 1,694 out of 12,171Before him are Nicholas Sparks (1965), Judd Hirsch (1935), Joseph Cotten (1905), Robert Silverberg (1935), Pontiac (1714), and Luis Walter Alvarez (1911). After him are Lou Gehrig (1903), Murray Bookchin (1921), Kyle MacLachlan (1959), Tom Berenger (1949), Scott Walker (1943), and Alfred Stieglitz (1864).


Among basketball players born in United States, Oscar Robertson ranks 8Before him are Wilt Chamberlain (1936), Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1947), Shaquille O'Neal (1972), Bill Russell (1934), Magic Johnson (1959), and Dennis Rodman (1961). After him are Jerry West (1938), Larry Bird (1956), Julius Erving (1950), Kobe Bryant (1978), LeBron James (1984), and Karl Malone (1963).

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