SOCCER PLAYER

Kim Sung-gan

1912 - 1984

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Kim Sung-gan (Korean: 김성간, November 17, 1912 – May 19, 1984) was a South Korean footballer. Born in Pyongyang (known at the time as "Heijō"), he played for Japan national team in 1940. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kim Sung-gan has received more than 7,123 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Kim Sung-gan is the 369th most popular soccer player (up from 632nd in 2019), the 33rd most popular biography from North Korea (down from 22nd in 2019) and the 3rd most popular North Korean Soccer Player.

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Kim Sung-gan ranks 369 out of 16,923Before him are Iván Zamorano, Dani Alves, Uli Stielike, Marcel Desailly, Hifuyo Uchida, and Daniele Massaro. After him are Frank Lampard, Luis Suárez, Uichiro Hatta, Antonín Puč, Velibor Vasović, and Motoo Tatsuhara.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1912, Kim Sung-gan ranks 80Before him are Abbé Pierre, Marina Raskova, Ivan Yakubovsky, Herbert C. Brown, Lev Gumilyov, and György Sárosi. After him are Jiří Trnka, Yuen Siu-tien, Michel Debré, Richard Brooks, Jacques Ellul, and Perry Como. Among people deceased in 1984, Kim Sung-gan ranks 55Before him are Carl Ferdinand Cori, Kevin A. Lynch, Pierre Gemayel, Stanislaw Ulam, Andy Kaufman, and Yigael Yadin. After him are Raoul Salan, Motoo Tatsuhara, Mark W. Clark, Branko Ćopić, Lee Krasner, and Richard Brautigan.

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In North Korea

Among people born in North Korea, Kim Sung-gan ranks 33 out of 109Before him are Lee Yoo-hyung (1911), Kim Yong-sik (1910), Wonjong of Goryeo (1219), Sohn Kee-chung (1912), Kang Pan-sok (1892), and Kim Kyong-hui (1946). After him are Chungnyeol of Goryeo (1236), Kim Chaek (1903), Dongcheon of Goguryeo (209), Shin Sang-ok (1926), Gogukcheon of Goguryeo (150), and Choi Hong Hi (1918).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In North Korea

Among soccer players born in North Korea, Kim Sung-gan ranks 3Before him are Lee Yoo-hyung (1911) and Kim Yong-sik (1910). After him are Pak Doo-ik (1943), Pak Seung-zin (1941), Kim Jong-hun (1956), Hong Yong-jo (1982), Kim Yong-jun (1983), Ji Yun-nam (1976), Ri Myong-guk (1986), Cha Jong-hyok (1985), and Kim Myong-won (1983).