Ville Peltonen

1973 - Today

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Ville Sakari Peltonen (born 24 May 1973) is a Finnish ice hockey coach and a former professional ice hockey forward. Peltonen was drafted by the San Jose Sharks as their third round pick, 58th overall, in the 1993 NHL Entry Draft. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ville Peltonen has received more than 69,645 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Ville Peltonen is the 88th most popular hockey player (down from 76th in 2019), the 374th most popular biography from Finland (down from 300th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Finnish Hockey Player.

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Among hockey players, Ville Peltonen ranks 88 out of 358Before him are Ryan Miller, Henrik Lundqvist, Martin Brodeur, Alexei Kovalev, Žigmund Pálffy, and Eric Lindros. After him are Ruslan Salei, Petteri Nummelin, Teppo Numminen, Bryan Trottier, Alexander Galimov, and Henrik Zetterberg.

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Among people born in 1973, Ville Peltonen ranks 527Before him are Eisuke Nakanishi, Takafumi Ogura, Eric Lindros, Airat Ichmouratov, Christina Moore, and Keesha Sharp. After him are Bartolo Colón, Driulis González, Mika Laitinen, Valérie Donzelli, Olena Zubrilova, and Jargaltulgyn Erdenebat.

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Among people born in Finland, Ville Peltonen ranks 374 out of 509Before him are Jari Mäenpää (1977), Joonas Suotamo (1986), Jarkko Oikarinen (1967), Petteri Orpo (1969), Perttu Kivilaakso (1978), and Tuomo Ylipulli (1965). After him are Mika Laitinen (1973), Tapio Korjus (1961), Arto Härkönen (1959), Petteri Nummelin (1972), Teppo Numminen (1968), and Tomi Poikolainen (1961).


Among hockey players born in Finland, Ville Peltonen ranks 6Before him are Jari Kurri (1960), Teemu Selänne (1970), Saku Koivu (1974), Esa Tikkanen (1965), and Raimo Helminen (1964). After him are Petteri Nummelin (1972), Teppo Numminen (1968), Jere Lehtinen (1973), Olli Jokinen (1978), Kimmo Timonen (1975), and Jarkko Ruutu (1975).