Jules Rimet

1873 - 1956

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Jules Rimet (French pronunciation: ​[ʒyl ʁimɛ]; 14 October 1873 – 16 October 1956) was a French football administrator who was the 3rd President of FIFA, serving from 1921 to 1954. He is FIFA's longest-serving president, in office for 33 years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jules Rimet has received more than 567,071 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia. Jules Rimet is the 27th most popular businessperson (down from 25th in 2019), the 354th most popular biography from France (down from 325th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular French Businessperson.

Jules Rimet was a French man who was the third president of FIFA. He is most famous for being the person who created the World Cup trophy, which is named after him.

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Among businesspeople, Jules Rimet ranks 27 out of 604Before him are Amancio Ortega, Ludwig Erhard, Colonel Sanders, Andrew Carnegie, Hugh Hefner, and Tim Cook. After him are J. P. Morgan, J. Paul Getty, Florentino Pérez, P. T. Barnum, Robert Bosch, and Ettore Bugatti.

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Among people born in 1873, Jules Rimet ranks 6Before him are Sergei Rachmaninoff, Thérèse of Lisieux, Enrico Caruso, Colette, and Konstantin von Neurath. After him are Alexis Carrel, Thomas Andrews, Johannes V. Jensen, Henri Barbusse, Karl Schwarzschild, and Alfred Jarry. Among people deceased in 1956, Jules Rimet ranks 6Before him are Bertolt Brecht, Jackson Pollock, Irène Joliot-Curie, Konstantin von Neurath, and Wilhelm Ritter von Leeb. After him are Pietro Badoglio, Emil Nolde, B. R. Ambedkar, Frederick Soddy, Alfred Kinsey, and Alexander Rodchenko.

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Among people born in France, Jules Rimet ranks 354 out of 5,234Before him are Michel Platini (1955), Sophie Germain (1776), Elisabeth of France (1602), Joseph Marie Jacquard (1752), Nicolas Appert (1749), and Jean Fouquet (1420). After him are François Mauriac (1885), Roger Martin du Gard (1881), Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark (1934), Carlo Buonaparte (1746), Fernand Léger (1881), and Désirée Clary (1777).


Among businesspeople born in France, Jules Rimet ranks 2Before him are Pierre de Coubertin (1863). After him are Bernard Arnault (1949), Robert Guérin (1876), Liliane Bettencourt (1922), Christophe Plantin (1520), Pierre Bergé (1930), Louis Vuitton (1821), Yves Rocher (1930), Armand Peugeot (1849), Albert Kahn (1860), and Charles Pathé (1863).