SOCCER PLAYER

Hirokazu Ninomiya

1917 - 2000

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Hirokazu Ninomiya (二宮 洋一, Ninomiya Hirokazu, 22 November 1917 – 7 March 2000) was a Japanese football player and manager. He played for Japan national team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hirokazu Ninomiya has received more than 10,912 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia. Hirokazu Ninomiya is the 472nd most popular soccer player (down from 283rd in 2019), the 464th most popular biography from Japan (down from 330th in 2019) and the 48th most popular Japanese Soccer Player.

Hirokazu Ninomiya is most famous for being the first Japanese person to ever win an Olympic gold medal.

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Hirokazu Ninomiya ranks 472 out of 21,273Before him are Juan Román Riquelme, Danny Blind, Velibor Vasović, Mauricio Pochettino, Carlos Tevez, and Shunichi Kumai. After him are Héctor Yazalde, Frank Lampard, Teiichi Matsumaru, Rudi Garcia, Alan Shearer, and Nicolas Anelka.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1917, Hirokazu Ninomiya ranks 87Before him are Carson McCullers, Roque Máspoli, Cyrus Vance, Louis Zamperini, Yukio Tsuda, and Ko Arima. After him are Nikolai Ogarkov, Otto Kittel, Will Eisner, Zhang Chunqiao, Jean Rouch, and Atle Selberg. Among people deceased in 2000, Hirokazu Ninomiya ranks 64Before him are Ion Gheorghe Maurer, Herta Bothe, Jean-Pierre Rampal, Loretta Young, Heinz Harmel, and Giorgio Bassani. After him are Keizō Obuchi, Noboru Takeshita, Don Budge, Kemal Sunal, Barbara Cartland, and Maurice Richard.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Hirokazu Ninomiya ranks 464 out of 6,245Before him are Hideyo Noguchi (1876), Chikamatsu Monzaemon (1653), Nobutake Kondō (1886), Emperor Go-Suzaku (1009), Toshiki Kaifu (1931), and Shunichi Kumai (1910). After him are Teiichi Matsumaru (1909), Keizō Obuchi (1937), Oichi (1547), Hon'inbō Shūsaku (1829), Emperor Kōkō (830), and Takeda Sōkaku (1859).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Japan

Among soccer players born in Japan, Hirokazu Ninomiya ranks 48Before him are Noritaka Hidaka (1947), Yukio Tsuda (1917), Ko Arima (1917), Masao Uchino (1934), Masafumi Hara (1943), and Shunichi Kumai (1910). After him are Teiichi Matsumaru (1909), Hidetoshi Nakata (1977), Shozo Tsugitani (1940), Hiroshi Kanazawa (1950), Masanori Tokita (1925), and Hifuyo Uchida (null).