Alfred Pfaff

1926 - 2008

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Alfred Pfaff (16 July 1926 – 27 December 2008) was a German football player and World Cup winner with West Germany in 1954. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alfred Pfaff has received more than 34,015 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Alfred Pfaff is the 1,092nd most popular soccer player (up from 1,533rd in 2019), the 2,926th most popular biography from Germany (up from 3,608th in 2019) and the 84th most popular German Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 34k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.59

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.59

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.52

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Alfred Pfaffs by language

Over the past year Alfred Pfaff has had the most page views in the with 7,844 views, followed by English (4,037), and French (1,275). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Malagasy (116.50%), Belarusian (101.20%), and Catalan (90.86%)


Among soccer players, Alfred Pfaff ranks 1,092 out of 21,273Before him are Sven Rydell, Knut Nordahl, Metin Oktay, Raoul Lambert, William Foulke, and Walter Samuel. After him are Teruki Miyamoto, István Nyers, Pietro Serantoni, Elek Schwartz, Edu, and Juan Botasso.

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Among people born in 1926, Alfred Pfaff ranks 180Before him are Lou Ottens, Dennis W. Sciama, Mark Taimanov, Big Mama Thornton, James Samuel Coleman, and Shigeru Kayano. After him are Mickey Hargitay, Frank Finlay, Johanna Quandt, Wolfgang Iser, Mahasweta Devi, and Anne McCaffrey. Among people deceased in 2008, Alfred Pfaff ranks 128Before him are Khiuaz Dospanova, Josef Tal, Ove Andersson, Sœur Emmanuelle, Joan Segarra, and Šaban Bajramović. After him are Marie Smith Jones, Nonna Mordyukova, Anthony Mamo, Majel Barrett, Lazare Ponticelli, and Baba Amte.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Alfred Pfaff ranks 2,926 out of 7,253Before him are Ludwig Reichenbach (1793), Adolf William, Duke of Saxe-Eisenach (1632), Flavia Julia Constantia (290), Karl, Prince of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (1785), Ignaz von Döllinger (1799), and Prince Johann Georg of Saxony (1869). After him are Friedrich II, Duke of Anhalt (1856), Eberhard III, Count of Württemberg (1364), Engelbert II of Berg (1185), Princess Sibylle of Saxe-Lauenburg (1675), Alice Schwarzer (1942), and John George I, Duke of Saxe-Eisenach (1634).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Alfred Pfaff ranks 84Before him are Bernd Bransch (1944), Willi Schulz (1938), Mario Götze (1992), Christoph Daum (1953), Hamit Altıntop (1982), and Hansi Müller (1957). After him are Joselu (1990), Mats Hummels (1988), Werner Kohlmeyer (1924), Ulf Kirsten (1965), Karl-Heinz Riedle (1965), and Karlheinz Förster (1958).