Maurice Guigue

1912 - 2011

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Maurice Alexandre Guigue (August 4, 1912 – February 27, 2011) was a football referee from France, who led the 1958 FIFA World Cup Final in Stockholm, Sweden. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maurice Guigue has received more than 22,062 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Maurice Guigue is the 19th most popular referee (down from 14th in 2019), the 4,011th most popular biography from France (down from 3,814th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular French Referee.

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Page views of Maurice Guigues by language

Over the past year Maurice Guigue has had the most page views in the with 2,622 views, followed by Russian (968), and Italian (966). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Malagasy (24.08%), Vietnamese (2.80%), and Turkish (−9.15%)


Among referees, Maurice Guigue ranks 19 out of 147Before him are Howard Webb, Roberto Rosetti, Nicola Rizzoli, Said Belqola, Gamal Al-Ghandour, and Viktor Kassai. After him are Sergio Gonella, Szymon Marciniak, Ravshan Irmatov, Byron Moreno, Gottfried Dienst, and Massimo Busacca.

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Among people born in 1912, Maurice Guigue ranks 234Before him are Paul Meurisse, Erwin Bauer, Enoch Powell, Jehan Buhan, Mwambutsa IV of Burundi, and Frank Thomas. After him are Léon Damas, Roger Courtois, Ted Drake, Ferdinand Leitner, Sándor Végh, and Tadashi Imai. Among people deceased in 2011, Maurice Guigue ranks 242Before him are Nilla Pizzi, C. Odumegwu Ojukwu, Radivoje Ognjanović, Dorian Gray, Bob Brookmeyer, and Theodore Roszak. After him are Justinas Marcinkevičius, Zhanna Prokhorenko, Dennis Oppenheim, Jean Bartik, Nusrat Bhutto, and Edward Hardwicke.

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In France

Among people born in France, Maurice Guigue ranks 4,011 out of 6,770Before him are Jérôme Carcopino (1881), Emmanuel Drake del Castillo (1855), Countess Palatine Christiane Henriette of Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1725), Henri Harpignies (1819), Hawise, Duchess of Brittany (1037), and Antoine Furetière (1619). After him are Jean Louis Armand de Quatrefages de Bréau (1810), Manuel Ferrara (1975), Hélène Berr (1921), Robert Buron (1910), Jacqueline Auriol (1917), and Jacques Gaillot (1935).

Among REFEREES In France

Among referees born in France, Maurice Guigue ranks 2Before him are Michel Vautrot (1945). After him are Stéphanie Frappart (1983), Clément Turpin (1982), Stéphane Lannoy (1969), Éric Poulat (1963), and Benoît Bastien (1983).