William Foulke

1874 - 1916

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William "Fatty" Foulke (12 April 1874 – 1 May 1916; sometimes spelled Foulk, Foulkes) was an English professional cricketer and football player. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Foulke has received more than 5,437 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). William Foulke is the 1,090th most popular soccer player (up from 1,403rd in 2019), the 2,053rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,657th in 2019) and the 49th most popular British Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 5.4k

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  • 53.61

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.12

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.48

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of William Foulkes by language

Over the past year William Foulke has had the most page views in the with 7,619 views, followed by Spanish (5,916), and Portuguese (4,599). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Portuguese (204.97%), Italian (202.70%), and Hungarian (136.40%)


Among soccer players, William Foulke ranks 1,090 out of 21,273Before him are Ángel Bossio, Frank Arnesen, Sven Rydell, Knut Nordahl, Metin Oktay, and Raoul Lambert. After him are Walter Samuel, Alfred Pfaff, Teruki Miyamoto, István Nyers, Pietro Serantoni, and Elek Schwartz.

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Among people born in 1874, William Foulke ranks 99Before him are Eugen Fischer, François Coty, Joaquín Torres-García, Constantin Ion Parhon, Romaine Brooks, and Dmitry Ilyich Ulyanov. After him are Lou Henry Hoover, Nicolae Rădescu, Rudolf Maister, Khalid bin Barghash of Zanzibar, Oskar Nedbal, and Johan Gunnar Andersson. Among people deceased in 1916, William Foulke ranks 83Before him are Higaonna Kanryō, Cai E, Princess Augusta of Cambridge, Modest Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Ota Benga, and Artúr Görgei. After him are Roger Casement, James Connolly, Prince Adolf of Schaumburg-Lippe, Tadeusz Ajdukiewicz, Lily Braun, and Hugo von Pohl.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, William Foulke ranks 2,053 out of 8,785Before him are Bill Bruford (1949), The Edge (1961), Alfred Edwards (1850), Eddie the Eagle (1963), Damien Hirst (1965), and George Albert Smith (1864). After him are John Profumo (1915), William Paley (1743), Prince Arthur of Connaught (1883), Tim Hunt (1943), Rick Parfitt (1948), and Thomas Gray (1716).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, William Foulke ranks 49Before him are Terry Venables (1943), Herbert Chapman (1878), Billy Wright (1924), Peter Crouch (1981), Tommy Taylor (1932), and Gordon Milne (1937). After him are Glenn Hoddle (1957), Dennis Viollet (1933), Steve McManaman (1972), Roger Hunt (1938), Phil Jones (1992), and Rio Ferdinand (1978).