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Thomas Vanek

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Thomas Vanek (born 19 January 1984) is an Austrian former professional ice hockey left winger. He played fourteen years in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Buffalo Sabres, New York Islanders, Montreal Canadiens, Minnesota Wild, Detroit Red Wings, Florida Panthers, Vancouver Canucks and Columbus Blue Jackets. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Vanek has received more than 518,987 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Thomas Vanek is the 223rd most popular hockey player (down from 198th in 2019), the 1,159th most popular biography from Austria (down from 1,018th in 2019) and the most popular Austrian Hockey Player.

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Among hockey players, Thomas Vanek ranks 223 out of 364Before him are Kaspars Daugaviņš, Michael Frolík, Andrei Kostitsyn, Robert Kristan, Roman Josi, and Shea Weber. After him are Jaroslav Halák, Staffan Kronwall, Patrice Bergeron, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Joakim Lindström, and Vladimír Sobotka.

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Among people born in 1984, Thomas Vanek ranks 819Before him are Dimitar Makriev, Carlo Molfetta, Felipe, Ásgeir Örn Hallgrímsson, Laurent Didier, and Derlis Florentín. After him are Jürgen Säumel, Martin Smedberg-Dalence, Randall Munroe, Alexandru Gațcan, Nayanthara, and Steve Missillier.

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Among people born in Austria, Thomas Vanek ranks 1,159 out of 1,237Before him are Roman Kienast (1984), Matthias Brändle (1989), Andrea Fischbacher (1985), Maximilian Wöber (1998), Nathan Trent (1992), and Marco Schwarz (1995). After him are Jürgen Säumel (1984), Romed Baumann (1986), Yvonne Meusburger (1983), Manfred Pranger (1978), Florian Kainz (1992), and Reinfried Herbst (1978).


Among hockey players born in Austria, Thomas Vanek ranks 1After him are Michael Grabner (1987).

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