Tony Parker

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William Anthony Parker Jr. (born 17 May 1982) is a French-American former professional basketball player and majority owner of ASVEL Basket in LNB Pro A. The son of a professional basketball player, Parker played for two years for Paris Basket Racing in the French basketball league, before joining the San Antonio Spurs of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was selected by the Spurs with the 28th overall pick in the 2001 NBA draft, and quickly became their starting point guard. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tony Parker has received more than 6,473,866 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Tony Parker is the 83rd most popular basketball player (down from 52nd in 2019), the 449th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 394th in 2019) and the most popular Belgian Basketball Player.

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  • 4.08

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Among basketball players, Tony Parker ranks 83 out of 1,264Before him are George Gervin, Modestas Paulauskas, Bogdan Tanjević, Dragan Kićanović, Isaiah Thomas, and Mike D'Antoni. After him are Vince Carter, Nate Archibald, Ivo Daneu, Steve Nash, Dino Rađa, and Aleksandar Petrović.

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Among people born in 1982, Tony Parker ranks 40Before him are Alberto Gilardino, Jared Padalecki, Lauren Cohan, Lee Joon-gi, Adam Lambert, and Bergüzar Korel. After him are Natalie Dormer, Lang Lang, Rodrigo Palacio, Justine Henin, Priyanka Chopra, and Philippe Mexès.

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Among people born in Belgium, Tony Parker ranks 449 out of 899Before him are Erwin Vandenbergh (1959), Sigiswald Kuijken (1944), Jean-Baptiste Nothomb (1805), Albert Joseph Goblet d'Alviella (1790), Jean-Baptiste Janssens (1889), and Erik De Vlaeminck (1945). After him are Godfrey I, Count of Namur (1068), Georges Ronsse (1906), Kate Ryan (1980), Jules Malou (1810), George Albert Boulenger (1858), and Yolande Moreau (1953).


Among basketball players born in Belgium, Tony Parker ranks 1After him are Axel Hervelle (1983), Sam Van Rossom (1986), Frank Ntilikina (1998), and Xavier Henry (1991).

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