Wes Unseld

1946 - 2020

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Westley Sissel Unseld Sr. (March 14, 1946 – June 2, 2020) was an American professional basketball player, coach and executive. He spent his entire National Basketball Association (NBA) career with the Baltimore/Capital/Washington Bullets. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wes Unseld has received more than 1,546,962 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Wes Unseld is the 86th most popular basketball player (down from 61st in 2019), the 5,624th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,010th in 2019) and the 52nd most popular Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Wes Unseld ranks 86 out of 1,268Before him are Manu Ginóbili, Petar Skansi, Marion Jones, Vladimir Tkachenko, Ray Allen, and George Gervin. After him are Ettore Messina, Jānis Krūmiņš, Gary Payton, Larry Brown, Kevin Garnett, and Velimir Perasović.

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Among people born in 1946, Wes Unseld ranks 393Before him are Álvaro Arzú, Ichiro Hosotani, María Baxa, Tim Pigott-Smith, Franz Roth, and Martin van Creveld. After him are Slobodan Santrač, Goyo Benito, Miklós Németh, Francis Goya, Michael Aris, and John Piper. Among people deceased in 2020, Wes Unseld ranks 328Before him are Shirley Douglas, Alex Olmedo, Jan Myrdal, James Wolfensohn, David Dinkins, and Henryk Gulbinowicz. After him are Luis Eduardo Aute, Goyo Benito, Martin Birch, Wojciech Pszoniak, Luigi Simoni, and Robert Herbin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Wes Unseld ranks 5,624 out of 18,182Before him are Chi McBride (1961), Dooley Wilson (1886), Sonny Stitt (1924), Frank Thomas (1912), Shane Black (1961), and Cary Joji Fukunaga (1977). After him are Betty Robinson (1911), Jeffrey Donovan (1968), Mitchell Leisen (1898), Walter Tewksbury (1876), Amber Valletta (1974), and Dexter Holland (1965).


Among basketball players born in United States, Wes Unseld ranks 52Before him are Jerry Sloan (1942), Jerry Lucas (1940), Willis Reed (1942), Marion Jones (1975), Ray Allen (1975), and George Gervin (1952). After him are Gary Payton (1968), Larry Brown (1940), Kevin Garnett (1976), Nate Archibald (1948), Paul Arizin (1928), and Walt Frazier (1945).