BASEBALL PLAYER

Yogi Berra

1925 - 2015

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Lawrence Peter "Yogi" Berra (May 12, 1925 – September 22, 2015) was an American professional baseball catcher who later took on the roles of manager and coach. He played 19 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) (1946–1963, 1965), all but the last for the New York Yankees. He was an 18-time All-Star and won 10 World Series championships as a player—more than any other player in MLB history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yogi Berra has received more than 4,333,069 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Yogi Berra is the 12th most popular baseball player, the 4,237th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,829th in 2019) and the 10th most popular American Baseball Player.

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  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.95

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among BASEBALL PLAYERS

Among baseball players, Yogi Berra ranks 12 out of 70Before him are Hank Aaron, Cy Young, Ty Cobb, Ted Williams, Mickey Mantle, and Roberto Clemente. After him are Ichiro Suzuki, Willie Mays, Sandy Koufax, Nolan Ryan, Alex Rodriguez, and Barry Bonds.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1925, Yogi Berra ranks 212Before him are Veikko Hakulinen, Yuli Daniel, Zhores Medvedev, Justus Dahinden, Alec McCowen, and Philippe Jaccottet. After him are Claude Pinoteau, Andrea Cordero Lanza di Montezemolo, Henning Larsen, Jacques Sernas, Robert Jonquet, and James Salter. Among people deceased in 2015, Yogi Berra ranks 171Before him are Jeralean Talley, Gerda van der Kade-Koudijs, Carlo Furno, James Aldridge, Jon Vickers, and Roberto M. Levingston. After him are Daevid Allen, Patachou, Jacques Sernas, James Salter, Czesław Kiszczak, and John Henry Holland.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Yogi Berra ranks 4,237 out of 15,968Before him are Terrence Howard (1969), Ted Post (1918), Martin Hellman (1945), Brandi Love (1973), Michael Kremer (1964), and Zeppo Marx (1901). After him are Angélica María (1943), Brooke Adams (1949), Richard Sears (1861), Vivien Thomas (1910), Stella Stevens (1936), and Albert Collins (1932).

Among BASEBALL PLAYERS In United States

Among baseball players born in United States, Yogi Berra ranks 10Before him are Lou Gehrig (1903), Hank Aaron (1934), Cy Young (1867), Ty Cobb (1886), Ted Williams (1918), and Mickey Mantle (1931). After him are Willie Mays (1931), Sandy Koufax (1935), Nolan Ryan (1947), Alex Rodriguez (1975), Barry Bonds (1964), and Roger Maris (1934).