Pat Rafter

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Patrick Michael Rafter (born 28 December 1972) is an Australian former world No. 1 tennis player. He reached the top Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) singles ranking on 26 July 1999. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pat Rafter has received more than 1,278,428 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Pat Rafter is the 381st most popular tennis player (down from 338th in 2019), the 311th most popular biography from Australia (down from 302nd in 2019) and the 39th most popular Australian Tennis Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.3M

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  • 43.94

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 47

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.96

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Pat Rafters by language

Over the past year Pat Rafter has had the most page views in the with 160,373 views, followed by Italian (22,352), and French (21,871). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Bulgarian (122.44%), Danish (80.58%), and Uzbek (77.27%)


Among tennis players, Pat Rafter ranks 381 out of 1,569Before him are George Lott, Dominika Cibulková, Pam Shriver, Andrei Chesnokov, Nicolás Almagro, and Wilhelm Bungert. After him are Milos Raonic, Hsieh Su-wei, Kerry Melville, Patricia Canning Todd, Adrian Mannarino, and Gail Chanfreau.

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Among people born in 1972, Pat Rafter ranks 278Before him are Masahiro Ando, Richard T. Jones, Rolando Villazón, Annabel Chong, Dmitri Alenichev, and Stefan Everts. After him are Aksel V. Johannesen, Angie Harmon, Thomas Alsgaard, Radek Bejbl, Christian Wörns, and Andy Weir.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Pat Rafter ranks 311 out of 1,143Before him are Claudia Black (1972), Melissa George (1976), Bobby Pearce (1905), Leslie Boardman (1889), Josip Šimunić (1978), and Ruby Payne-Scott (1912). After him are Faith Leech (1941), Danny Clark (1951), Walter Frederick Gale (1865), Charles Kingsford Smith (1897), James Scullin (1876), and Teresa Palmer (1986).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In Australia

Among tennis players born in Australia, Pat Rafter ranks 39Before him are Edgar Moon (1904), Helen Gourlay (1946), Daphne Akhurst (1903), Wilberforce Eaves (1867), Mark Edmondson (1954), and Horace Rice (1872). After him are Kerry Melville (1947), Gail Chanfreau (1945), Esna Boyd (1899), Thelma Coyne Long (1918), Rex Hartwig (1929), and Vivian McGrath (1916).