Stephen Appiah

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Stephen Leroy Appiah ( AP-ee-ah; born 24 December 1980) is a Ghanaian former professional footballer who played as a midfielder. During his career, he played for teams such as Udinese, Parma, Brescia, Juventus and Fenerbahçe. Appiah was a member of the Ghana national team, which he represented at youth, Olympic, and senior levels. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stephen Appiah has received more than 452,392 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Stephen Appiah is the 4,505th most popular soccer player (down from 3,275th in 2019), the 30th most popular biography from Ghana (down from 22nd in 2019) and the 10th most popular Ghanaian Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 450k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 44.62

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 41

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.73

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.17

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Stephen Appiahs by language

Over the past year Stephen Appiah has had the most page views in the with 55,233 views, followed by Turkish (21,701), and Italian (18,946). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Malagasy (140.30%), Southern Azerbaijani (108.17%), and Latvian (83.58%)


Among soccer players, Stephen Appiah ranks 4,505 out of 21,273Before him are Témime Lahzami, Vital Borkelmans, Lee Dong-gook, Ramón Abeledo, Ibrahim Touré, and Alberto Cardaccio. After him are Gerry Hitchens, Abel Xavier, Younès Belhanda, Rolando García, Oleguer Presas, and Filip De Wilde.

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Among people born in 1980, Stephen Appiah ranks 147Before him are Minka Kelly, Mark Rober, Artur Boruc, Gotye, Jenna Dewan, and Rachel Nichols. After him are Oleguer Presas, Mancini, Vitantonio Liuzzi, Francesca Schiavone, Ben Foster, and Sebastian Deisler.

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In Ghana

Among people born in Ghana, Stephen Appiah ranks 30 out of 162Before him are Peter Poreku Dery (1918), Fred Akuffo (1937), Gerald Asamoah (1978), Ibrahim Sunday (1944), Hilla Limann (1934), and Alphonso Davies (2000). After him are Akwasi Afrifa (1936), Tony Yeboah (1966), Edward Akufo-Addo (1906), Richard Baawobr (1959), Kwadwo Asamoah (1988), and Karim Abdul Razak (1956).


Among soccer players born in Ghana, Stephen Appiah ranks 10Before him are Samuel Kuffour (1976), Sulley Muntari (1984), Asamoah Gyan (1985), Gerald Asamoah (1978), Ibrahim Sunday (1944), and Alphonso Davies (2000). After him are Tony Yeboah (1966), Kwadwo Asamoah (1988), Karim Abdul Razak (1956), Derek Boateng (1983), Owusu Benson (1977), and James Kwesi Appiah (1960).