Dick van Dijk

1946 - 1997

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Dirk Wouter Johannes "Dick" van Dijk (15 February 1946 – 8 July 1997) was a Dutch professional footballer who played for FC Twente and Ajax Amsterdam. He was a member of Ajax's European Cup victory in 1971. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dick van Dijk has received more than 77,922 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Dick van Dijk is the 994th most popular soccer player, the 420th most popular biography from Netherlands and the 42nd most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Dick van Dijk ranks 994 out of 16,923Before him are Anfilogino Guarisi, Takayuki Kuwata, Joan Segarra, Hulk, Werner Liebrich, and Luis Regueiro. After him are Jean Vincent, Andrzej Szarmach, Keizo Imai, Sergei Salnikov, Guido Masetti, and Erich Probst.

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Among people born in 1946, Dick van Dijk ranks 219Before him are Sven Nordqvist, André Dussollier, Stephen Rea, Roméo Dallaire, Henrique Rosa, and Zhang Dejiang. After him are Gilbert O'Sullivan, Penelope Wilton, Ahmad al-Tayyeb, Allan Holdsworth, René Jacobs, and Renaud Camus. Among people deceased in 1997, Dick van Dijk ranks 118Before him are Francisco Aramburu, Lam Ching-ying, Adil Çarçani, Jan P. Syse, Georges Marchais, and Ho Feng-Shan. After him are Anatoli Boukreev, Harold Robbins, Brian Keith, K. Shivaram Karanth, Josef Pieper, and James A. Michener.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Dick van Dijk ranks 420 out of 1,209Before him are Virgil van Dijk (1991), Edward, Count Palatine of Simmern (1625), Otto Marseus van Schrieck (1619), Bernardus Johannes Alfrink (1900), Hendrik Willem van Loon (1882), and Floor Jansen (1981). After him are Isaac van Ostade (1621), Aad de Mos (1947), Joachim Wtewael (1566), George Clifford III (1685), Jan Akkerman (1946), and Bertus Aafjes (1914).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Dick van Dijk ranks 42Before him are Dirk Kuyt (1980), Faas Wilkes (1923), Sjaak Swart (1938), Dick Nanninga (1949), Ronald de Boer (1970), and Virgil van Dijk (1991). After him are Aad de Mos (1947), Rinus Israël (1942), Gerald Vanenburg (1964), Abe Lenstra (1920), Pierre van Hooijdonk (1969), and Giovanni van Bronckhorst (1975).