Wiki Billboard Data
Live Updating Data
Clone the repo and run
Reproduce (historical 2015-2017 data)
Individual steps below, or run
npm run download-year-pages
Download the HTML for the year event pages from wiki that contain a list of all notable births (1900-2018).
npm run parse-year-pages
Extract every person from the event pages to create a single csv of all notable births (1990-2018).
npm run get-historical-rankings
Download top 1000 wiki articles each day since 2016. Filter by if they are a person in our database, save as csv.
npm run get-todays-rankings
Download top 1000 wiki articles from today. Filter by if they are a person in our database, save as csv.