Tony Hawk

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Tony Hawk

Anthony Frank Hawk (born May 12, 1968), nicknamed Birdman, is an American professional skateboarder, entrepreneur, and the owner of the skateboard company Birdhouse. Hawk completed the first documented "900" skateboarding trick, licensed a video game series published by Activision, and is a pioneer of modern vertical skateboarding.In 2002, he created the "Boom Boom HuckJam", an extreme sports exhibition and tour that was launched in Las Vegas. Hawk has appeared in films, other media, and his own series of video games. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tony Hawk has received more than 5,287,436 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 22nd most popular skater.

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  • 5.3M

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  • 48.87

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.92

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among skaters, Tony Hawk ranks 22 out of 218Before him are Nancy Kerrigan, Ard Schenk, Lidiya Skoblikova, Fritzi Burger, Ludowika Jakobsson, and Andrée Brunet. After him are Ludmila Belousova, Eric Heiden, Oleg Protopopov, Charles Jewtraw, Barbara Ann Scott, and Bernt Evensen.

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Among people born in 1968, Tony Hawk ranks 71Before him are Mohamed Atta, Paolo Di Canio, Lila Downs, Mateusz Morawiecki, Marcus Grönholm, and César Sampaio. After him are Kelly Hu, Chris McCandless, Karl Ove Knausgård, Phil Anselmo, Emma Wiklund, and Traci Lords.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tony Hawk ranks 3,914 out of 12,171Before him are Vince Lombardi (1913), Harry Harlow (1905), Michael Berryman (1948), Queen Latifah (1970), Jon Polito (1950), and Jerome Kern (1885). After him are Edwin Austin Abbey (1852), Albert Collins (1932), Bill Goldberg (1966), Edwin Catmull (1945), Helen Frankenthaler (1928), and Peter Cetera (1944).

Among SKATERS In United States

Among skaters born in United States, Tony Hawk ranks 3Before him are Tonya Harding (1970) and Nancy Kerrigan (1969). After him are Eric Heiden (1958), Charles Jewtraw (1900), David Jenkins (1936), Dick Button (1929), Tenley Albright (1935), Carol Heiss (1940), Peggy Fleming (1948), Bam Margera (1979), and Brian Boitano (1963).