Jacques Simon

1941 - 2017

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Jacques "Jacky" Simon (25 March 1941 – 5 December 2017) was a French footballer who played as a midfielder. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacques Simon has received more than 56,324 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Jacques Simon is the 688th most popular soccer player, the 2,385th most popular biography from France and the 29th most popular French Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Jacques Simon ranks 688 out of 16,923Before him are Fernando Morientes, Bodo Illgner, Alfredo Foni, Daigoro Kondo, Ove Kindvall, and Rainer Bonhof. After him are Yukio Shimomura, Masashi Watanabe, Julio Salinas, Norio Yoshimizu, Enrique Guaita, and Stefan Effenberg.

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Among people born in 1941, Jacques Simon ranks 176Before him are Philippe Honoré, George Smith, Fritz Wepper, David Lewis, Peter Coyote, and Ewa Demarczyk. After him are Peter Cullen, Fabio Testi, Élisabeth Depardieu, Mariangela Melato, Alexander Gauland, and George P. Cosmatos. Among people deceased in 2017, Jacques Simon ranks 141Before him are Frank Vincent, Ángel Nieto, Miguel Ferrer, Dionigi Tettamanzi, Umberto Lenzi, and Viktor Gorbatko. After him are Omar Abdel-Rahman, Brunhilde Pomsel, Charles Bachman, Tom Petty, Claude Rich, and James Rosenquist.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jacques Simon ranks 2,385 out of 5,234Before him are Pierre Bézier (1910), Jean-Baptiste Drouet, Comte d'Erlon (1765), Claude Gaspard Bachet de Méziriac (1581), Christian-Jaque (1904), Zygmunt Krasiński (1812), and Alix, Duchess of Brittany (1200). After him are Brigitte Lahaie (1955), Peter Chanel (1803), Jean Léonard Marie Poiseuille (1797), Aristide Bruant (1851), Christian Lacroix (1951), and René-Louis Baire (1874).


Among soccer players born in France, Jacques Simon ranks 29Before him are Alain Giresse (1952), Emmanuel Petit (1970), Bixente Lizarazu (1969), Gonzalo Higuaín (1987), Henri Michel (1947), and Lucien Muller (1934). After him are Rudi Garcia (1964), Robert Pires (1973), Felice Borel (1914), Kylian Mbappé (1998), Robert Herbin (1939), and Philippe Troussier (1955).