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Stan Hansen

1949 - Today

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John Stanley Hansen II (born August 29, 1949) is an American retired professional wrestler. Hansen is known for his stiff wrestling style, which he attributes to his poor eyesight. He is also known for his gimmick as a loud, violent cowboy who wanted to fight everybody, which he further emphasized by appearing in interviews with a cowboy hat, leather vest and bullrope while often chewing on tobacco. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stan Hansen has received more than 921,963 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Stan Hansen is the 83rd most popular wrestler, the 6,179th most popular biography from United States and the 29th most popular American Wrestler.

Memorability Metrics

  • 920k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.25

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among wrestlers, Stan Hansen ranks 83 out of 700Before him are Erik Malmberg, Big E, Kalle Anttila, Oskari Friman, Chris Jericho, and Tevfik Kış. After him are Harley Race, Stu Hart, Stephanos Christopoulos, Bob Backlund, Emil Väre, and Shota Chochishvili.

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Among people born in 1949, Stan Hansen ranks 365Before him are Patti LuPone, Pia Degermark, Philippe Djian, Mohammed bin Hammam, İbrahim Kaypakkaya, and Takeshi Shudo. After him are Carlo Petrini, Moto Hagio, Letizia Moratti, Boualem Sansal, Stephen Gyllenhaal, and Manfred Burgsmüller.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Stan Hansen ranks 6,179 out of 18,182Before him are Peter Norton (1943), Anna Harrison (1775), Jan Sterling (1921), Joe Sample (1939), Leonard Eugene Dickson (1874), and Maurice Costello (1877). After him are Robert B. Parker (1932), Louis Bromfield (1896), Samuel Berger (1884), Clifton Webb (1889), Alvin Sargent (1927), and Barbara Feldon (1933).

Among WRESTLERS In United States

Among wrestlers born in United States, Stan Hansen ranks 29Before him are Roman Reigns (1985), Shawn Michaels (1965), Bobo Brazil (1924), Kurt Angle (1968), Big E (1986), and Chris Jericho (1970). After him are Harley Race (1943), Bob Backlund (1949), Ted DiBiase (1954), Yokozuna (1966), Sting (1959), and Big Show (1972).