Jean Capelle

1913 - 1977

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Jean Capelle (26 October 1913 – 20 February 1977) was a Belgian international footballer who played professionally as a striker for Standard Liège, scoring 245 goals in 285 appearances between 1929 and 1944. Capelle made his international debut in 1931, aged 17 years and 153 days. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Capelle has received more than 10,842 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Jean Capelle is the 2,817th most popular soccer player, the 575th most popular biography from Belgium and the 59th most popular Belgian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Jean Capelle ranks 2,817 out of 16,923Before him are Nasser Hejazi, Kazimir Hnatow, Finidi George, Lucas Hernandez, Roberto Gayón, and Sulley Muntari. After him are José Naya, Landon Donovan, Dragoslav Mihajlović, Riccardo Carapellese, Borislav Mikhailov, and Bismarck Barreto Faria.

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Among people born in 1913, Jean Capelle ranks 244Before him are Walter Winterbottom, Giovanni Valetti, Earle Meadows, Hans Schwartz, Ulderico Sergo, and Marc Davis. After him are Hilda Gobbi, Giorgio Bocchino, Douglas Slocombe, Richard Tucker, Roberto Gomes Pedrosa, and Walt Ader. Among people deceased in 1977, Jean Capelle ranks 170Before him are Krishan Chander, Sergei Lemeshev, Bukka White, Mary Ford, Miguel Mihura, and Jean Delarge. After him are José Naya, Jorge Pardon, Terence Rattigan, Sid Atkinson, Sebastian Cabot, and Harald Strøm.

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Among people born in Belgium, Jean Capelle ranks 575 out of 899Before him are Stijn Streuvels (1871), René Desaeyere (1947), Helmut Lotti (1969), Ingrid Daubechies (1954), Jean Delarge (1906), and Frank De Winne (1961). After him are Alexis Chantraine (1901), Hadise (1985), Frank De Bleeckere (1966), Gotye (1980), Henri Dirickx (1927), and Andrei Kozyrev (1951).


Among soccer players born in Belgium, Jean Capelle ranks 59Before him are Walter Meeuws (1951), Ferdinand Adams (1903), Thomas Meunier (1991), Alexandre Czerniatynski (1960), Thorgan Hazard (1993), and René Desaeyere (1947). After him are Alexis Chantraine (1901), Henri Dirickx (1927), Théodore Nouwens (1908), Toby Alderweireld (1989), Maurice Martens (1947), and Luc Millecamps (1951).