SOCCER PLAYER

Ali Sami Yen

1886 - 1951

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Ali Sami Yen, born Ali Sami Frashëri (20 May 1886 – 29 July 1951) was a Turkish sports official best known as the founder of the Galatasaray Sports Club. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ali Sami Yen has received more than 115,876 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Ali Sami Yen is the 484th most popular soccer player (down from 335th in 2019), the 565th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 477th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Turkish Soccer Player.

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  • 120k

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  • 66.37

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.27

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Ali Sami Yen ranks 484 out of 16,923Before him are Harry Gregg, Gary Lineker, Hiroshi Kanazawa, Koji Sasaki, Preben Elkjær, and Fernando Santos. After him are Jack Charlton, Wayne Rooney, Diego Milito, Yoshimatsu Oyama, Émerson Leão, and Mauricio Pochettino.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1886, Ali Sami Yen ranks 72Before him are Amédée Ozenfant, Tsuguharu Foujita, Victor McLaglen, Walter H. Schottky, Rudolf Schmidt, and Yehuda Ashlag. After him are Chester Barnard, Hitoshi Imamura, Edwin Fischer, Nobutake Kondō, Ernst Robert Curtius, and Simon Bolivar Buckner Jr.. Among people deceased in 1951, Ali Sami Yen ranks 52Before him are Adam Stefan Sapieha, Mikhail Borodin, Wols, Artur Schnabel, Ferdinand Sauerbruch, and Ernst von Weizsäcker. After him are François Georges-Picot, Tadeusz Borowski, Géza Maróczy, Henrietta Lacks, Warner Baxter, and Robert Grant Aitken.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Ali Sami Yen ranks 565 out of 1,128Before him are Stachys the Apostle (20), Petros Markaris (1937), Eustathius of Thessalonica (1101), Doukas (1400), Adamantios Korais (1748), and Mehmed Emin Âli Pasha (1815). After him are Rhesus of Thrace (null), Ilona Zrínyi (1643), Süleyman Hüsnü Pasha (1838), Mithridates II of Pontus (-300), Irene Palaiologina of Trebizond (1315), and Osman Hamdi Bey (1842).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Turkey

Among soccer players born in Turkey, Ali Sami Yen ranks 3Before him are Rüştü Reçber (1973) and Hakan Şükür (1971). After him are Lefter Küçükandonyadis (1924), Arda Turan (1987), Metin Oktay (1936), Emre Belözoğlu (1980), Mustafa Denizli (1949), Turgay Şeren (1932), Nihat Kahveci (1979), Hasan Şaş (1976), and Bülent Eken (1923).