Luis Aragonés

1938 - 2014

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Luis Aragonés Suárez (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈlwis aɾaɣoˈnes ˈswaɾeθ]; 28 July 1938 – 1 February 2014) was a Spanish football player and manager. Aragonés spent the majority of his career as a player and coach at Atlético Madrid. He was a prominent player and then coach of the successful Atlético team of the late 1960s and early 1970s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luis Aragonés has received more than 574,298 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Luis Aragonés is the 8th most popular coach (down from 7th in 2019), the 96th most popular biography from Spain (down from 85th in 2019) and the most popular Spanish Coach.

Luis Aragonés is most famous for being the manager of the Spanish national football team from 2004 to 2008. He led the team to victory in the Euro 2008 tournament.

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Among coaches, Luis Aragonés ranks 8 out of 329Before him are Rinus Michels, Dino Zoff, Jupp Heynckes, Giovanni Trapattoni, Arsène Wenger, and Fabio Capello. After him are Sepp Maier, Ronald Koeman, José Mourinho, Luiz Felipe Scolari, Louis van Gaal, and Marco van Basten.

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Among people born in 1938, Luis Aragonés ranks 18Before him are Nico, Jerry Brown, Anthony Giddens, Alberto Fujimori, Islam Karimov, and Joe Dassin. After him are Vladimir Vysotsky, Bernie Madoff, Paul Verhoeven, Liv Ullmann, Natalie Wood, and Giuliano Gemma. Among people deceased in 2014, Luis Aragonés ranks 13Before him are Claudio Abbado, Joe Cocker, Shirley Temple, Eli Wallach, Wojciech Jaruzelski, and Nadine Gordimer. After him are Hiroo Onoda, Richard Kiel, Jacques Le Goff, Lauren Bacall, Maximilian Schell, and Louis Zamperini.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Luis Aragonés ranks 96 out of 2,595Before him are Ferdinand VI of Spain (1713), Muhammad XII of Granada (1459), Roderic (688), Florentino Pérez (1947), Catherine of Austria, Queen of Portugal (1507), and Anna of Austria, Queen of Spain (1549). After him are Juan Antonio Samaranch (1920), Joaquín Rodrigo (1901), Antonio Banderas (1960), Pablo Casals (1876), Avempace (1080), and Pablo de Sarasate (1844).

Among COACHES In Spain

Among coaches born in Spain, Luis Aragonés ranks 1After him are Vicente del Bosque (1950), Pep Guardiola (1971), Tito Vilanova (1968), César Rodríguez Álvarez (1920), José Villalonga Llorente (1919), Rafael Benítez (1960), Unai Emery (1971), Juande Ramos (1954), Benito Floro (1952), Ramón Encinas (1893), and Baltasar Albéniz (1905).