Faas Wilkes

1923 - 2006

Faas Wilkes

Servaas "Faas" Wilkes (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈfaːs ˈʋɪlkəs], 13 October 1923 – 15 August 2006) was a Dutch football forward, who earned a total of 38 caps for the Dutch national team, in which he scored 35 goals (average 0.92 goals per game). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Faas Wilkes has received more than 76,280 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 657th most popular soccer player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 76k

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  • 52.66

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.24

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Faas Wilkes ranks 654 out of 13,233Before him are Alfio Basile, Carlos Tevez, Héctor Yazalde, Lucien Muller, Michel Hidalgo, and Luca Toni. After him are Tommy Taylor, Cesc Fàbregas, Gianluca Pagliuca, Thomas N'Kono, Ángel Labruna, and Masanobu Izumi.

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Among people born in 1923, Faas Wilkes ranks 126Before him are Charles Durning, Agatha Barbara, Vladimir Gelfand, Peter Lawford, Álvaro Mutis, and Alexander Yakovlev. After him are Jorge María Mejía, Walerian Borowczyk, Igor Shafarevich, Holden Roberto, Cheikh Anta Diop, and Albert Vanhoye. Among people deceased in 2006, Faas Wilkes ranks 105Before him are Valentín Paniagua, Óscar Míguez, Peter Norman, Alberto Spencer, Prince George William of Hanover, and Marek Grechuta. After him are Malcolm Arnold, Walerian Borowczyk, Lars Korvald, Peter Boyle, Jurij Brězan, and Johannes Willebrands.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Faas Wilkes ranks 325 out of 908Before him are Thomas de Keyser (1596), Willem van de Velde the Elder (1611), Anthony van Diemen (1593), Nikolaus Joseph von Jacquin (1727), Titus Brandsma (1881), and Frederik Ruysch (1638). After him are Princess Christina of the Netherlands (1947), Cornelis Engebrechtsz. (1468), Floris II, Count of Holland (1091), Henk Sneevliet (1883), Joseph Luns (1911), and Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft (1581).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Faas Wilkes ranks 30Before him are Jan Jongbloed (1940), Wim Jansen (1946), Erwin Koeman (1961), Mark van Bommel (1977), Marc Overmars (1973), and Frank de Boer (1970). After him are Roy Makaay (1975), Rafael van der Vaart (1983), Willem van Hanegem (1944), Wim Suurbier (1945), Jordi Cruyff (1974), and Ronald de Boer (1970).

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