NameAPI is a web API
to handle people's names
in your software.

News

16.03.2017

Version 5.2 Deployed

As announced, the new version has been installed.


02.03.2017

Version 5.2 release candidate is online

More names, more cultures.


01.11.2016

Version 5.1 Deployed

As announced, the new version has been installed.


18.10.2016

Version 5.1 release candidate is online

More names, more cultures.


12.05.2016

Version 5.0 Deployed

As announced, the new version has been installed.


   

Famous Person Detector

       
Tells if and how famous a person's name is.
            
The classification is done with a global view, not specific to the context's place.
                    
(todo: add link)

   

Input

       
See person.
       
See context.
       
(todo: add example)

   

Output

null if the name does not belong to a famous person.        
0-100 where 100 is the max.
       
An optional human readable message saying why that person is famous.
Example: "Swiss tennis player."
       
(todo: add example)