Jean-Pierre Papin

1963 - Today

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Jean-Pierre Roger Guillaume Papin (born 5 November 1963) is a French football manager and former professional player who played as a forward. He was named the Ballon d'Or and IFFHS World's Top Goal Scorer of the Year in 1991. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Pierre Papin has received more than 900,600 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 48 in 2019). Jean-Pierre Papin is the 45th most popular coach (up from 50th in 2019), the 1,235th most popular biography from France (up from 1,395th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular French Coach.

Jean-Pierre Papin is most famous for being a French striker who played for Olympique Marseille and A.C. Milan. He is also the only player to have won the European Footballer of the Year award twice, in 1989 and 1991.

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Among coaches, Jean-Pierre Papin ranks 45 out of 329Before him are Tomislav Ivić, Bernd Schuster, Vicente Feola, Matt Busby, Manuel Pellegrini, and Bill Shankly. After him are Enzo Bearzot, Sven-Göran Eriksson, Hugo Sánchez, Pierre Littbarski, Bert van Marwijk, and Raymond Goethals.

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Among people born in 1963, Jean-Pierre Papin ranks 25Before him are Lisa Kudrow, Alejandro González Iñárritu, Thomas Anders, Tori Amos, Peter Schmeichel, and Rafael Correa. After him are Rick Rubin, Natasha Richardson, Mike Pompeo, Emilio Butragueño, Lars Ulrich, and Borut Pahor.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean-Pierre Papin ranks 1,235 out of 5,234Before him are Léon Bonnat (1833), Theuderic II (587), Antoine, Duke of Montpensier (1824), Louise Marie Thérèse of Artois (1819), René II, Duke of Lorraine (1451), and Aimé Bonpland (1773). After him are Rosa Bonheur (1822), Marie Laurencin (1883), Charles Boyer (1899), Jean Giono (1895), Jules de Polignac (1780), and Michel Hidalgo (1933).

Among COACHES In France

Among coaches born in France, Jean-Pierre Papin ranks 2Before him are Arsène Wenger (1949). After him are Roger Lemerre (1941), Gérard Houllier (1947), Claude Puel (1961), Paul Le Guen (1964), Raynald Denoueix (1948), Élie Baup (1955), and Frédéric Antonetti (1961).