Henning Jensen

1949 - 2017

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Henning Jensen (17 August 1949 – 4 December 2017) was a Danish football player who played professionally for German club Borussia Mönchengladbach, Spanish club Real Madrid and Dutch club Ajax Amsterdam where he won the domestic league championship in each country. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henning Jensen has received more than 69,530 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Henning Jensen is the 1,076th most popular soccer player (up from 1,131st in 2019), the 302nd most popular biography from Denmark (up from 308th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Henning Jensen ranks 1,076 out of 16,880Before him are Guillermo Gorostiza, Milan Baroš, Iván Córdoba, Hamit Altıntop, Anatoliy Banishevskiy, and Amedeo Amadei. After him are Alexander Vencel, Demetrio Albertini, Miklós Fehér, Tomomi Seo, Ferruccio Valcareggi, and Ugo Locatelli.

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Among people born in 1949, Henning Jensen ranks 226Before him are Kiran Bedi, Svetislav Pešić, Herman Rarebell, Elizabeth Warren, Lawrence Kasdan, and Dick Nanninga. After him are Franco Causio, William Forsythe, Würzel, Nawaz Sharif, Eric Carmen, and Jim Carroll. Among people deceased in 2017, Henning Jensen ranks 199Before him are Michael Bond, Bengt Gustavsson, Maryam Mirzakhani, James Rosenquist, Robert M. Pirsig, and Daphne Caruana Galizia. After him are Max Gallo, Clifton James, Spencer Johnson, Ilya Glazunov, Stanisław Skrowaczewski, and Holger Czukay.

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Among people born in Denmark, Henning Jensen ranks 302 out of 893Before him are Ingeborg of Denmark, Queen of Norway (1244), Carl Lange (1834), Gøsta Esping-Andersen (1947), Agner Krarup Erlang (1878), Laurits Tuxen (1853), and Torben Ulrich (1928). After him are Margrethe Vestager (1968), Kenneth Zohore (1994), John Hansen (1924), Holger Drachmann (1846), Prince Gustav of Denmark (1887), and Karl Verner (1846).


Among soccer players born in Denmark, Henning Jensen ranks 10Before him are Poul Nielsen (1891), Preben Elkjær (1957), Søren Lerby (1958), Christian Eriksen (1992), Jon Dahl Tomasson (1976), and Harald Nielsen (1941). After him are Kenneth Zohore (1994), John Hansen (1924), Sophus Nielsen (1888), Frank Arnesen (1956), Simon Kjær (1989), and Martin Braithwaite (1991).