Max Abegglen

1902 - 1970

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Max "Xam" Abegglen (11 April 1902 – 25 August 1970) was a Swiss footballer who played as a forward. Throughout his career, he played for FC Lausanne until 1923 when he transferred to Grasshopper Zurich. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Max Abegglen has received more than 46,169 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Max Abegglen is the 1,193rd most popular soccer player (down from 1,192nd in 2019), the 294th most popular biography from Switzerland (up from 327th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Swiss Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Max Abegglen ranks 1,193 out of 21,273Before him are Albert Batteux, Taizo Kawamoto, Takeshi Kamo, Ezequiel Lavezzi, Ichiro Hosotani, and Müller. After him are Ken Naganuma, Sven Tumba, Douglas Costa, Silvio Marzolini, Umberto Caligaris, and Mehmet Scholl.

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Among people born in 1902, Max Abegglen ranks 147Before him are Princess Françoise of Orléans, Anthony Asquith, Nikolay Kamov, K. Shivaram Karanth, Gustav Fröhlich, and Khuang Aphaiwong. After him are Thomas E. Dewey, Mitrofan Nedelin, Jack Sharkey, Ferdinand Marian, Vasil Mzhavanadze, and Johan Borgen. Among people deceased in 1970, Max Abegglen ranks 118Before him are Hugh Dowding, Romaine Brooks, Alexander Gode, Unica Zürn, Félix Gaillard, and Nikolaus, Hereditary Grand Duke of Oldenburg. After him are Nathan Alterman, Albert Lamorisse, Ernst May, Henri Queuille, Aimo Lahti, and Heino Eller.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Max Abegglen ranks 294 out of 1,015Before him are Heinrich Sutermeister (1910), Joseph Deiss (1946), Johann Jakob Scheuchzer (1672), Didier Burkhalter (1960), Ludwig Senfl (1486), and Edmond Privat (1889). After him are Henri Colpi (1921), Paul Grüninger (1891), Maximilian Bircher-Benner (1867), Albert Sechehaye (1870), Robert Maillart (1872), and Fritz Platten (1883).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Switzerland

Among soccer players born in Switzerland, Max Abegglen ranks 7Before him are Roberto Di Matteo (1970), André Abegglen (1909), Ivan Rakitić (1988), Marcel Koller (1960), Yann Sommer (1988), and Leopold Kielholz (1911). After him are Josef Hügi (1930), Luuk de Jong (1990), Stéphane Chapuisat (1969), Richard Dürr (1938), Oliver Neuville (1973), and Thomas Bickel (1963).