Leopold Kielholz

1911 - 1980

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Leopold "Poldi" Kielholz (9 June 1911 – 4 June 1980[2]) was a Swiss football striker. He participated in the 1934 FIFA World Cup, scoring 3 goals, and also in the 1938 FIFA World Cup. Historically, he was the first Swiss international to score a goal for his country in a World Cup tournament. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leopold Kielholz has received more than 25,810 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Leopold Kielholz is the 1,067th most popular soccer player (up from 1,137th in 2019), the 273rd most popular biography from Switzerland (up from 313th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Swiss Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Leopold Kielholz ranks 1,067 out of 21,273Before him are Savo Milošević, Joan Segarra, Hamit Altıntop, Dick Nanninga, N'Golo Kanté, and Tatsuya Shiji. After him are José Antonio Reyes, Fernando Couto, Giovanni Lodetti, Vladica Popović, Gordon Milne, and Megumu Tamura.

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Among people born in 1911, Leopold Kielholz ranks 132Before him are Pierre Harmel, Harry Andrews, Randolph Churchill, Birger Ruud, Nikolai Kuznetsov, and Paul Augustin Mayer. After him are Theodore Romzha, Mirzo Tursunzoda, Paul Carell, Hans Münch, Jiří Sobotka, and Clara Rockmore. Among people deceased in 1980, Leopold Kielholz ranks 123Before him are Erich Hückel, Barbara O'Neil, Pietro Nenni, Cecil Beaton, Justas Paleckis, and Sanjay Gandhi. After him are Joy Adamson, Lucien Buysse, George Raft, José María Gil-Robles y Quiñones, Hellmuth Walter, and Celia Sánchez.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Leopold Kielholz ranks 273 out of 1,015Before him are Walter Hauser (1837), Lisa Della Casa (1919), Christoph Blocher (1940), Johann Jakob von Tschudi (1818), Daniel Peter (1836), and Saint Othmar (689). After him are Peter Bieri (1944), Flavio Cotti (1939), Carl Jacob Burckhardt (1891), Numa Droz (1844), Johann II Bernoulli (1710), and Karl Schenk (1823).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Switzerland

Among soccer players born in Switzerland, Leopold Kielholz ranks 6Before him are Roberto Di Matteo (1970), André Abegglen (1909), Ivan Rakitić (1988), Marcel Koller (1960), and Yann Sommer (1988). After him are Max Abegglen (1902), Josef Hügi (1930), Luuk de Jong (1990), Stéphane Chapuisat (1969), Richard Dürr (1938), and Oliver Neuville (1973).