Pat Patterson

1941 - 2020

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Pat Patterson (born Pierre Clermont, January 19, 1941 – December 2, 2020) was a Canadian–American professional wrestler. He was known for his long tenure in the professional wrestling promotion WWE, first as a wrestler, then as a creative consultant and producer. He is recognized by the company as their first Intercontinental Champion and creator of the Royal Rumble match. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pat Patterson has received more than 28,377 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Pat Patterson is the 86th most popular wrestler (down from 74th in 2019), the 331st most popular biography from Canada (down from 309th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Canadian Wrestler.

Memorability Metrics

  • 28k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.70

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.14

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.23

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among wrestlers, Pat Patterson ranks 86 out of 703. Before him are Kaarlo Koskelo, Bob Backlund, Mithat Bayrak, Jeff Hardy, Harley Race, and Khalil Taha. After him are Akebono Tarō, Voldemar Väli, Nathan Jones, Kustaa Pihlajamäki, CM Punk, and Väinö Kokkinen.

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Among people born in 1941, Pat Patterson ranks 360Before him are François Weyergans, Walter Block, Long John Baldry, João Ubaldo Ribeiro, Alberto Mario González, and Michael Howard. After him are Ivanka Khristova, King Tubby, James Hansen, Mike Honda, Jorma Kinnunen, and Christopher Jones. Among people deceased in 2020, Pat Patterson ranks 349Before him are Ahmed Radhi, Shirley Ann Grau, Pavol Biroš, Johnny Nash, Khalil Taha, and Phyllis Somerville. After him are Ravi Zacharias, John Houghton, Helen Reddy, Lee Kerslake, Millie Small, and Haruma Miura.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Pat Patterson ranks 331 out of 1,130. Before him are Alex Lifeson (1953), Robin Sharma (1965), Harry Crerar (1888), Megan Follows (1968), Mary Pierce (1975), and Alexander Ludwig (1992). After him are Sunny Leone (1981), Kristin Kreuk (1982), Terry Jacks (1944), George Hodgson (1893), Chief Dan George (1899), and Anne Carson (1950).

Among WRESTLERS In Canada

Among wrestlers born in Canada, Pat Patterson ranks 7Before him are Rocky Johnson (1944), Bret Hart (1957), Edge (1973), Chris Benoit (1967), Roddy Piper (1954), and Stu Hart (1915). After him are Owen Hart (1965), Santino Marella (1974), Ivan Koloff (1942), Christian Cage (1973), Trish Stratus (1976), and Natalya Neidhart (1982).