BASEBALL PLAYER

Sadaharu Oh

1940 - Today

Sadaharu Oh

Sadaharu Oh (Japanese: 王貞治, Ō Sadaharu; born May 20, 1940), also known as Wang Chen-chih (Chinese: 王貞治; pinyin: Wáng Zhēnzhì), is a retired Taiwanese baseball player and manager in Japan. Oh holds the world lifetime home run record, having hit 868 home runs during his professional career. He established many NPB batting records, including runs batted in (RBIs) (2,170), slugging percentage (.634), bases on balls (2,390), and on-base plus slugging percentage (OPS) (1.080). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sadaharu Oh has received more than 418,452 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5th most popular baseball player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 420k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.58

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.28

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among BASEBALL PLAYERS

Among baseball players, Sadaharu Oh ranks 5 out of 36Before him are Joe DiMaggio, Babe Ruth, Jackie Robinson, and Lou Gehrig. After him are Hank Aaron, Ichiro Suzuki, Ty Cobb, Mickey Mantle, Ted Williams, Yogi Berra, and Roberto Clemente.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1940, Sadaharu Oh ranks 128Before him are John Grinder, Mate Boban, Sam Waterston, Elke Sommer, James L. Brooks, and Max Mosley. After him are Peter Mutharika, Richard Pryor, Iva Zanicchi, Annie Ernaux, Pedro Rodríguez, and Christoph Eschenbach.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Sadaharu Oh ranks 524 out of 3,113Before him are Yamamoto Kansuke (1493), Tokugawa Ieharu (1737), Yoshida Shōin (1830), Kisshomaru Ueshiba (1921), Masayoshi Ōhira (1910), and Chōjun Miyagi (1888). After him are Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa (1950), Yamamoto Gonnohyōe (1852), Uesugi Kagekatsu (null), Yōsuke Matsuoka (1880), Soemu Toyoda (1885), and Shotaro Ishinomori (1938).