István Géczi

1944 - 2018

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István Géczi (Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈiʃtvaːn ˈɡeːt͡si], 16 March 1944 – 10 September 2018) was a Hungarian football goalkeeper, who played for Ferencvárosi TC.He won a silver medal in football at the 1972 Summer Olympics, and also participated in the 1966 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 1972 for the Hungary national football team. Following the end of his career, he worked as a teacher and was a member of the Hungarian Parliament in the late 1980s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of István Géczi has received more than 21,639 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). István Géczi is the 3,005th most popular soccer player (up from 3,980th in 2019), the 552nd most popular biography from Hungary (up from 626th in 2019) and the 80th most popular Hungarian Soccer Player.

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    Languages Editions (L)

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Over the past year István Géczi has had the most page views in the with 3,661 views, followed by English (2,215), and Italian (830). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Esperanto (75.73%), Simple English (54.51%), and Italian (30.71%)


Among soccer players, István Géczi ranks 3,005 out of 21,273Before her are Alain Geiger, Paul Ince, Medhi Benatia, Sid Kimpton, Konstantin Beskov, and Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi. After her are Jan van Beveren, Željko Matuš, Jorge Dely Valdés, Bruno Giordano, Roberto Soldado, and Stanislav Seman.

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Among people born in 1944, István Géczi ranks 489Before her are Monty Alexander, Charles W. Juels, Oswald Gracias, Roger Dean, Seán Patrick O'Malley, and José Luis Garci. After her are Paul Keating, Chi Cheng, Pratibha Ray, Fausto Leali, Bev Bevan, and Sulochana Gadgil. Among people deceased in 2018, István Géczi ranks 325Before her are Kedarnath Singh, Durward Knowles, Connie Sawyer, Nancy Wilson, John Miles, and Helena Almeida. After her are Ferenc Kósa, Aly Lotfy Mahmoud, Jo Jo White, Chuck McCann, Jerry Van Dyke, and Charlotte Rae.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, István Géczi ranks 552 out of 1,077Before her are István Mészáros (1930), István Fekete (1900), István Bilek (1932), Károly Kisfaludy (1788), Ferenc Mészáros (1950), and Menyhért Lónyay (1822). After her are Ferenc Kósa (1937), Iván Menczel (1941), Miklós Szabados (1912), László Kiss (1956), Richárd Weisz (1879), and Péter Tóth (1882).


Among soccer players born in Hungary, István Géczi ranks 80Before her are Tibor Csernai (1938), Ferenc Machos (1932), Béla Kárpáti (1929), József Turay (1905), Tibor Kemény (1913), and Ferenc Mészáros (1950). After her are Iván Menczel (1941), László Kiss (1956), Ferenc Sipos (1932), Miklós Páncsics (1944), Géza Gulyás (1931), and Károly Fogl (1895).