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Elek Schwartz

1908 - 2000

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Alexandru "Elek" Schwartz (23 October 1908 – 2 October 2000) was a Romanian professional footballer and coach of the Netherlands national team. With S.L. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elek Schwartz has received more than 45,602 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Elek Schwartz is the 902nd most popular soccer player (down from 777th in 2019), the 189th most popular biography from Romania (down from 164th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Romanian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Elek Schwartz ranks 902 out of 16,880Before him are José Della Torre, Emil Kostadinov, Marc-André ter Stegen, Luuk de Jong, Thiago Motta, and Ernst Ocwirk. After him are Michael Essien, Sadio Mané, José Luis Brown, Anatoly Tarasov, Shigemaru Takenokoshi, and Schubert Gambetta.

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Among people born in 1908, Elek Schwartz ranks 144Before him are Prince Peter of Greece and Denmark, Petro Shelest, Bjarni Benediktsson, Karel Ančerl, Son Ngoc Thanh, and Anna Sten. After him are Maria Prymachenko, Fritz Fischer, Vaikom Muhammad Basheer, Lauri Lehtinen, Henryk Zygalski, and Robert Morley. Among people deceased in 2000, Elek Schwartz ranks 110Before him are Bruno Zevi, Edward Gorey, Nikolaos Andriakopoulos, Jean Peters, Julie London, and Basil Bernstein. After him are L. Sprague de Camp, Ian Dury, Kalle Svensson, Abdul Haris Nasution, Gérard Blain, and René Favaloro.

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In Romania

Among people born in Romania, Elek Schwartz ranks 189 out of 665Before him are Júlia Várady (1941), Ferenc Dávid (1510), Liviu Rebreanu (1885), Eva Mozes Kor (1934), Tamás Bakócz (1442), and Mihail Sebastian (1907). After him are Ion C. Brătianu (1821), Dudu Georgescu (1950), Ana Blandiana (1942), Helmuth Duckadam (1959), Péter Eötvös (1944), and Titu Maiorescu (1840).


Among soccer players born in Romania, Elek Schwartz ranks 8Before him are Gheorghe Hagi (1965), Ștefan Kovács (1920), Anghel Iordănescu (1950), Emerich Jenei (1937), László Bölöni (1953), and Gheorghe Popescu (1967). After him are Dudu Georgescu (1950), Helmuth Duckadam (1959), István Avar (1905), Adrian Mutu (1979), Alexander Vencel (1944), and Răzvan Lucescu (1969).