Serena Williams

1981 - Today

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Serena Jameka Williams (born September 26, 1981) is an American former professional tennis player. Widely regarded as one of the greatest tennis players of all time, she was ranked world No.1 in singles by the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) for 319 weeks, including a joint-record 186 consecutive weeks, and finished as the year-end No.1 five times. She won 23 major (Grand Slam) women's singles titles, the most in the Open Era, and the second-most of all time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Serena Williams has received more than 44,830,227 page views. Her biography is available in 98 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 92 in 2019). Serena Williams is the 24th most popular tennis player (down from 22nd in 2019), the 1,676th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,413th in 2019) and the 6th most popular American Tennis Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 45M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.25

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 98

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.23

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.76

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Serena Williams by language

Over the past year Serena Williams has had the most page views in the with 4,035,327 views, followed by Italian (583,102), and French (479,715). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Somali (292.81%), Tajik (276.20%), and Korean (203.56%)


Among tennis players, Serena Williams ranks 24 out of 1,569Before her are John McEnroe, Charlotte Cooper, Andre Agassi, Stan Smith, Ion Țiriac, and Guillermo Vilas. After her are Roy Emerson, Nikola Pilić, Chris Evert, Mats Wilander, Jean Borotra, and Bill Tilden.

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Among people born in 1981, Serena Williams ranks 12Before her are Fernando Alonso, Alicia Keys, Samuel Eto'o, Britney Spears, David Villa, and Beyoncé. After her are Jessica Alba, Rami Malek, Adriana Lima, Justin Timberlake, Chris Evans, and Paris Hilton.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Serena Williams ranks 1,676 out of 20,380Before her are Diana Gabaldon (1952), Rubin Carter (1937), Mitt Romney (1947), Lucy Liu (1968), Conchata Ferrell (1943), and Busta Rhymes (1972). After her are Aaron Spelling (1923), Edwin G. Krebs (1918), Stephen Jay Gould (1941), Héctor Elizondo (1936), Rex Stout (1886), and Peter Bogdanovich (1939).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United States

Among tennis players born in United States, Serena Williams ranks 6Before her are Billie Jean King (1943), Jimmy Connors (1952), Arthur Ashe (1943), Andre Agassi (1970), and Stan Smith (1946). After her are Chris Evert (1954), Bill Tilden (1893), Pete Sampras (1971), Venus Williams (1980), Don Budge (1915), and Pancho Gonzales (1928).