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Shannon Briggs

1971 - Today

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Shannon Briggs (born December 4, 1971) is a former American professional boxer. He has held a world heavyweight championship twice, including the lineal title from 1997 to 1998, and the WBO title from 2006 to 2007. Briggs is known for his formidable punching power and aggression, possessing an 88.3% knockout-to-win percentage with 37 knockout wins in the first round. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shannon Briggs has received more than 3,633,017 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Shannon Briggs is the 158th most popular boxer (down from 121st in 2019), the 10,461st most popular biography from United States (down from 9,406th in 2019) and the 64th most popular American Boxer.

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  • 17

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  • 2.73

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  • 2.95

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among BOXERS

Among boxers, Shannon Briggs ranks 158 out of 324Before him are Michael Moorer, Francisco Guilledo, Enrique Rodríguez, Henry Maske, Ruslan Chagaev, and David Haye. After him are Guillermo Rigondeaux, John Ruiz, Oliver McCall, Félix Trinidad, Jackie Fields, and Andy Ruiz Jr..

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1971, Shannon Briggs ranks 361Before him are Chen Guangcheng, Nawal Al Zoghbi, Lisa Lopes, Twiggy Ramirez, Martin Reim, and Alison Krauss. After him are Naoki Soma, Barbara Hannigan, Yvette Nicole Brown, Moyoco Anno, Khodadad Azizi, and Oleg Novitsky.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Shannon Briggs ranks 10,461 out of 15,968Before him are David Hyde Pierce (1959), Fairuza Balk (1974), Tom Perez (1961), Kimmy Robertson (1954), Jessie Andrews (1992), and Joan Benoit (1957). After him are Brandon Flynn (1993), Howard Da Silva (1909), Aimee Mann (1960), Aubrey Plaza (1984), Bob Wills (1905), and Kris Humphries (1985).

Among BOXERS In United States

Among boxers born in United States, Shannon Briggs ranks 64Before him are Hasim Rahman (1972), Antonio Tarver (1968), Ray Mercer (1961), Tyrell Biggs (1960), Charles Adkins (1932), and Michael Moorer (1967). After him are John Ruiz (1972), Oliver McCall (1965), Jackie Fields (1908), Andy Ruiz Jr. (1989), Chris Byrd (1970), and Shane Mosley (1971).

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