HOCKEY PLAYER

Stan Mikita

1940 - 2018

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Stanley Mikita (born Stanislav Guoth; May 20, 1940 – August 7, 2018) was a Slovak-born Canadian professional ice hockey player for the Chicago Black Hawks of the National Hockey League, generally regarded as the best centre of the 1960s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stan Mikita has received more than 657,847 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Stan Mikita is the 9th most popular hockey player, the 104th most popular biography from Slovakia (down from 99th in 2019) and the most popular Slovak Hockey Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 660k

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  • 61.87

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.52

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among HOCKEY PLAYERS

Among hockey players, Stan Mikita ranks 9 out of 358. Before him are Wayne Gretzky, Gordie Howe, Valeri Kharlamov, Vladislav Tretiak, Henri Richard, and Phil Esposito. After him are Jaromír Jágr, Bobby Hull, Viacheslav Fetisov, Georges Vézina, Mario Lemieux, and Jiří Holeček.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1940, Stan Mikita ranks 239Before him are Charles T. Kowal, Yozhef Sabo, Willi Holdorf, Clive Sinclair, Larry Brown, and Vladimir Vasiliev. After him are Chuck Close, Larry Hankin, Hanako, Princess Hitachi, Renato Pozzetto, Nerses Bedros XIX Tarmouni, and Ali Nasir Muhammad. Among people deceased in 2018, Stan Mikita ranks 197Before him are Phan Văn Khải, Lindsay Kemp, Stanislav Govorukhin, Edgar Hilsenrath, Miguel Obando y Bravo, and Stanley Cavell. After him are Vitaliy Masol, Anna Maria Ferrero, Mohammed Karim Lamrani, Barbara Harris, René Houseman, and Frank Carlucci.

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In Slovakia

Among people born in Slovakia, Stan Mikita ranks 104 out of 298. Before him are Štefan Čambal (1908), Juraj Herz (1934), Paul Kray (1735), Joseph Franz von Jacquin (1766), Mikuláš Dzurinda (1956), and István Friedrich (1883). After him are Vladimír Dzurilla (1942), Jozef Vengloš (1936), Ján Chryzostom Korec (1924), Juraj Haulik (1788), Lajos Kassák (1887), and Dušan Uhrin (1943).

Among HOCKEY PLAYERS In Slovakia

Among hockey players born in Slovakia, Stan Mikita ranks 1After him are Pavol Demitra (1974), Zdeno Chára (1977), Miroslav Šatan (1974), Žigmund Pálffy (1972), Marián Hossa (1979), Marián Gáborík (1982), Ladislav Nagy (1979), Michal Handzuš (1977), Tomáš Kopecký (1982), Július Hudáček (1988), and Tomáš Tatar (1990).