George Weah

1966 - Today

George Weah

George Manneh Oppong Weah (; born 1 October 1966) is a Liberian politician and former professional footballer currently serving as the President of Liberia, in office since 2018. Prior to his election to the presidency, Weah served as Senator from Montserrado County. During his football career, he played as a striker. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Weah has received more than 4,906,776 page views. His biography is available in 72 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 85th most popular soccer player.

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  • 4.9M

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  • 62.01

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 72

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, George Weah ranks 85 out of 13,233Before him are Rivaldo, Gylmar dos Santos Neves, Ernesto Valverde, Lucien Laurent, Silvio Piola, and Ivica Osim. After him are Alcides Ghiggia, Nándor Hidegkuti, Gabriel Batistuta, Gianni Rivera, Ștefan Kovács, and Leo Beenhakker.

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Among people born in 1966, George Weah ranks 9Before him are Salma Hayek, Romário, Sophie Marceau, Luke Perry, David Cameron, and Vincent Cassel. After him are Eric Cantona, Halle Berry, Hristo Stoichkov, Adam Sandler, Roman Abramovich, and René Higuita.

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In Liberia

Among people born in Liberia, George Weah ranks 2 out of 14Before him are Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (1938). After him are Charles Taylor (1948), Samuel Doe (1951), William Tolbert (1913), Leymah Gbowee (1972), William Tubman (1895), Gyude Bryant (1949), Moses Blah (1947), Ola John (1992), Ziad Fazah (1954), and Collins John (1985).


Among soccer players born in Liberia, George Weah ranks 1After him are Ola John (1992), Collins John (1985), Sekou Oliseh (1990), and Alex Nimely (1991).

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