Rafael Nadal

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Rafael Nadal Parera (Catalan: [rəf(ə)ˈɛl nəˈðal pəˈɾeɾə], Spanish: [rafaˈel naˈðal paˈɾeɾa]; born 3 June 1986) is a Spanish professional tennis player. He is ranked world No. 5 in singles by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP); he has been ranked world No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rafael Nadal has received more than 32,412,087 page views. His biography is available in 104 different languages on Wikipedia. Rafael Nadal is the 19th most popular tennis player (down from 10th in 2019), the 394th most popular biography from Spain (down from 241st in 2019) and the most popular Spanish Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Rafael Nadal ranks 19 out of 1,148Before him are Billie Jean King, Andre Agassi, Steffi Graf, Charlotte Cooper, Stan Smith, and Boris Becker. After him are Margaret Court, Arthur Ashe, Stefan Edberg, Ion Țiriac, Mats Wilander, and Monica Seles.

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Among people born in 1986, Rafael Nadal ranks 6Before him are Lady Gaga, Shia LaBeouf, Usain Bolt, Drake, and Sergio Ramos. After him are Manuel Neuer, Robert Pattinson, Emilia Clarke, Mario Mandžukić, Amber Heard, and Asa Akira.

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Among people born in Spain, Rafael Nadal ranks 394 out of 2,595Before him are Pompeu Fabra (1868), Ramiro I of Asturias (790), Princess Marie Isabelle of Orléans (1848), Ferdinand Columbus (1488), Alfonso V of León (994), and Ausiàs March (1400). After him are Carmen Franco, 1st Duchess of Franco (1926), Andoni Zubizarreta (1961), Fruela II of Asturias (875), Theudis (470), Teresa Berganza (1933), and Peter of Saint Joseph de Betancur (1626).


Among tennis players born in Spain, Rafael Nadal ranks 1After him are Andrés Gimeno (1937), Manuel Orantes (1949), Manuel Santana (1938), Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (1971), Carlos Moyá (1976), Juan Carlos Ferrero (1980), David Ferrer (1982), Manuel Alonso Areizaga (1895), Sergi Bruguera (1971), Conchita Martínez (1972), and Feliciano López (1981).

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