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 regular-season games in his career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Parish has received more than 2,100,813 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Robert Parish is the 40th most popular basketball player (up from 56th in 2019), the 2,960th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,341st in 2019) and the 29th most popular American Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Robert Parish ranks 40 out of 1,264Before him are Pat Riley, Toni Kukoč, Derrick Rose, Moses Malone, Manute Bol, and Allen Iverson. After him are Jerry Sloan, Svetislav Pešić, Alexander Gomelsky, Red Auerbach, Muggsy Bogues, and Mirza Delibašić.

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Among people born in 1953, Robert Parish ranks 102Before him are Robert Davi, Gali Atari, Nan Goldin, Ivo Sanader, Massimo Troisi, and Tico Torres. After him are Huub Stevens, David Berkowitz, William E. Moerner, James Remar, Rick Moranis, and Antonio Tajani.

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Among people born in United States, Robert Parish ranks 2,960 out of 15,968Before him are Christina Ricci (1980), Susan Flannery (1939), Emmylou Harris (1947), E. L. Doctorow (1931), Jada Pinkett Smith (1971), and Frederick Lorz (1884). After him are R. Budd Dwyer (1939), Moondog (1916), Michael Graves (1934), Rufus Wainwright (1973), Raymond Leo Burke (1948), and Horace Silver (1928).


Among basketball players born in United States, Robert Parish ranks 29Before him are Bob Pettit (1932), Isiah Thomas (1961), Pat Riley (1945), Derrick Rose (1988), Moses Malone (1955), and Allen Iverson (1975). After him are Jerry Sloan (1942), Red Auerbach (1917), Muggsy Bogues (1965), Rick Barry (1944), Nate Thurmond (1941), and Paul Arizin (1928).