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Robert Parish

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Robert Lee Parish (born August 30, 1953) is an American former professional basketball player who played 21 seasons as a center in the National Basketball Association (NBA), tied for second most in league history. He played an NBA-record 1,611 games in his career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Parish has received more than 2,421,349 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia. Robert Parish is the 55th most popular basketball player (down from 40th in 2019), the 4,229th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,959th in 2019) and the 37th most popular American Basketball Player.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

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  • 3.44

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among basketball players, Robert Parish ranks 55 out of 1,268Before him are Yao Ming, Reggie Miller, Pau Gasol, Muggsy Bogues, Bogdan Tanjević, and Kevin Durant. After him are Pete Maravich, Chuck Daly, Lenny Wilkens, Oscar Schmidt, David Robinson, and Alexander Gomelsky.

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Among people born in 1953, Robert Parish ranks 147Before him are Arielle Dombasle, Hussein Arnous, Marlene Dumas, Pamela Sue Martin, Paul Haggis, and Billy Sheehan. After him are Klaus Wowereit, Jane Badler, Meng Hongwei, Periko Alonso, Stanley Williams, and Shavarsh Karapetyan.

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Among people born in United States, Robert Parish ranks 4,229 out of 18,182Before him are Terrence Howard (1969), Margaret Sullavan (1909), Fernando J. Corbató (1926), Charles Dvorak (1878), Edward S. Curtis (1868), and Robert Lansing (1864). After him are Cathy Berberian (1925), Valerie Perrine (1943), Charles Coburn (1877), Chester Conklin (1886), Amelia Bloomer (1818), and Jonah Hill (1983).


Among basketball players born in United States, Robert Parish ranks 37Before him are Don Nelson (1940), Rick Barry (1944), Red Auerbach (1917), Reggie Miller (1965), Muggsy Bogues (1965), and Kevin Durant (1988). After him are Pete Maravich (1947), Chuck Daly (1930), Lenny Wilkens (1937), David Robinson (1965), Isaiah Thomas (1989), and Elvin Hayes (1945).