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Yogi Berra

1925 - 2015

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Lawrence Peter "Yogi" Berra (born Lorenzo Pietro 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 5,993,167 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 32 in 2019). Yogi Berra is the 12th most popular baseball player, the 4,547th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,235th in 2019) and the 10th most popular American Baseball Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 6.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 50.24

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.94

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.68

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among BASEBALL PLAYERS

Among baseball players, Yogi Berra ranks 12 out of 74Before him are Hank Aaron, Cy Young, Ted Williams, Ty Cobb, Mickey Mantle, and Roberto Clemente. After him are Willie Mays, Ichiro Suzuki, Barry Bonds, Nolan Ryan, Alex Rodriguez, and Sandy Koufax.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1925, Yogi Berra ranks 228Before him are Thor Vilhjálmsson, Olle Hellbom, Mai Zetterling, Czesław Kiszczak, Pierre Mondy, and Jeanne Crain. After him are Marco Cé, Ernst Jandl, Theodore Levitt, András Kovács, Charles Mackerras, and Jonathan Winters. Among people deceased in 2015, Yogi Berra ranks 189Before him are Czesław Kiszczak, Barbro Hiort af Ornäs, Slavko Avsenik, Sergio Sollima, Fred Anton Maier, and Ján Chryzostom Korec. After him are Movita Castaneda, Ron Clarke, Guy Béart, Ahmed Chalabi, Gheorghe Gruia, and Bernard Maris.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Yogi Berra ranks 4,547 out of 18,182Before him are Marion Lorne (1883), Don Schollander (1946), Elmo Lincoln (1889), Troy Donahue (1936), Roy Cohn (1927), and Leonard Adleman (1945). After him are Harry Nelson Pillsbury (1872), Wilfrid Sellars (1912), Adlai Stevenson I (1835), Sharon Gless (1943), Anne Tyler (1941), and Billy Paul (1934).

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), Ted Williams (1918), Ty Cobb (1886), and Mickey Mantle (1931). After him are Willie Mays (1931), Barry Bonds (1964), Nolan Ryan (1947), Alex Rodriguez (1975), Sandy Koufax (1935), and Reggie Jackson (1946).