Joan Gamper

1877 - 1930

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Hans Max Gamper-Haessig (German pronunciation: [hans maks ˈɡampər ˈhɛːsɪg]; 22 November 1877 – 30 July 1930), known in Catalonia as Joan Gamper (IPA: [ʒuˈaŋ ˈɡampər]), was a Spanish-Swiss football executive and versatile athlete. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joan Gamper has received more than 468,598 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Joan Gamper is the 53rd most popular businessperson (down from 41st in 2019), the 49th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 35th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Swiss Businessperson.

Joan Gamper was a football player and the founder of FC Barcelona. He is most famous for founding FC Barcelona and being a football player.

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Among businesspeople, Joan Gamper ranks 53 out of 604Before him are Mohamed Al-Fayed, Thomas Cook, Otto Frank, Johns Hopkins, Madam C. J. Walker, and Aga Khan IV. After him are J. Bruce Ismay, Calouste Gulbenkian, Robert McNamara, Paul Allen, Giovanni Agnelli, and Margaret Hamilton.

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Among people born in 1877, Joan Gamper ranks 12Before him are G. H. Hardy, Frederick Soddy, Charles Glover Barkla, Edgar Cayce, Muhammad Iqbal, and Francis William Aston. After him are Louis Renault, Raoul Dufy, Heinrich Otto Wieland, Kees van Dongen, Said Nursî, and Kārlis Ulmanis. Among people deceased in 1930, Joan Gamper ranks 13Before him are Zewditu, Miguel Primo de Rivera, Allvar Gullstrand, D. H. Lawrence, Cosima Wagner, and Horst Wessel. After him are Christiaan Eijkman, Lon Chaney, Fritz Pregl, Alfred von Tirpitz, Victoria of Baden, and Ahmad Shah Qajar.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Joan Gamper ranks 49 out of 749Before him are Adelaide of Italy (931), Felix Bloch (1905), Angelica Kauffman (1741), Johannes Itten (1888), Aga Khan IV (1936), and Albert II, Duke of Austria (1298). After him are Robert Walser (1878), Carlo Maderno (1556), Lys Assia (1924), Hans Albert Einstein (1904), Clay Regazzoni (1939), and Ferdinand Hodler (1853).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In Switzerland

Among businesspeople born in Switzerland, Joan Gamper ranks 3Before him are Sepp Blatter (1936) and Aga Khan IV (1936). After him are César Ritz (1850), Louis Chevrolet (1878), Gianni Infantino (1970), Peter Sauber (1943), Umberto Agnelli (1934), Meyer Guggenheim (1828), Gustav Wiederkehr (1905), Walter Wild (1872), and Josef Ackermann (1948).