Karl-Heinz Rummenigge

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Karl-Heinz "Kalle" Rummenigge (German: [ˌkaʁlˈhaɪnts ˈkalə ˈʁʊmənɪɡə]; born 25 September 1955) is a German football executive and former professional player. He was the longtime Chairman of Executive Board of FC Bayern München AG, a daughter company of German Bundesliga team Bayern Munich. As a player, Rummenigge had his greatest career success with Bayern Munich, where he won the Intercontinental Cup, two European Cups, as well as two league titles and two domestic cups. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has received more than 1,476,421 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Karl-Heinz Rummenigge is the 35th most popular soccer player (up from 75th in 2019), the 382nd most popular biography from Germany (up from 623rd in 2019) and the 3rd most popular German Soccer Player.

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge is most famous for being a German football player and the current chairman of the European Club Association.

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Among soccer players, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge ranks 35 out of 16,923Before him are Vavá, Gunnar Nordahl, Francisco Gento, Rivellino, Carlos Alberto Torres, and Lionel Messi. After him are Lothar Matthäus, Josef Masopust, Ruud Gullit, Ricardo Zamora, Paolo Maldini, and Uwe Seeler.

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Among people born in 1955, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge ranks 11Before him are Jair Bolsonaro, Nicolas Sarkozy, Michel Platini, Tim Berners-Lee, Kevin Costner, and Alain Prost. After him are Whoopi Goldberg, Kris Jenner, Angus Young, Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Willem Dafoe, and Ornella Muti.

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Among people born in Germany, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge ranks 382 out of 5,289Before him are Wilhelm Maybach (1846), Theodor Heuss (1884), Hans Krebs (1898), Wolfram von Eschenbach (1170), Gregor Strasser (1892), and Alfred von Schlieffen (1833). After him are Christian V of Denmark (1646), August von Mackensen (1849), Prince Claus of the Netherlands (1926), Hans Adolf Krebs (1900), Maria Josepha of Saxony, Dauphine of France (1731), and Ernst Thälmann (1886).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge ranks 3Before him are Franz Beckenbauer (1945) and Gerd Müller (1945). After him are Lothar Matthäus (1961), Uwe Seeler (1936), Paul Breitner (1951), Oliver Kahn (1969), Fritz Walter (1920), Jürgen Klinsmann (1964), Rudi Völler (1960), Berti Vogts (1946), and Harald Schumacher (1954).