SOCCER PLAYER

Metin Oktay

1936 - 1991

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Metin Oktay (2 February 1936 – 13 September 1991) nicknamed the Uncrowned King (Turkish: Taçsız Kral) by Galatasaray fans, was a Turkish footballer and one of the most successful goal scorers in Turkey. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Metin Oktay has received more than 94,572 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Metin Oktay is the 828th most popular soccer player, the 734th most popular biography from Turkey and the 6th most popular Turkish Soccer Player.

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  • 15

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Metin Oktay ranks 828 out of 16,923Before him are Giorgio Chiellini, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, Antonio Di Natale, Phillip Cocu, Michio Yasuda, and Marcos Alonso. After him are Hennes Weisweiler, Masujiro Nishida, Yusuke Omi, Luis Fernández, Todor Veselinović, and Akira Nishino.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1936, Metin Oktay ranks 177Before him are Valentín Paniagua, Eliahu Inbal, Dacia Maraini, David Yonggi Cho, Trần Đức Lương, and Frederick Ballantyne. After him are Hermeto Pascoal, Knud Enemark Jensen, Im Kwon-taek, Šaban Bajramović, Frederic Forrest, and Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino. Among people deceased in 1991, Metin Oktay ranks 91Before him are Edwin H. Land, Vasko Popa, Otl Aicher, André Pieyre de Mandiargues, Willi Boskovsky, and Princess Fahrelnissa Zeid. After him are Giacomo Manzù, Rufino Tamayo, Kevin Peter Hall, Yasushi Inoue, Gino Colaussi, and Artur Lundkvist.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Metin Oktay ranks 734 out of 1,128Before him are Rauf Orbay (1881), Nihal Atsız (1905), Roza Eskenazi (1895), Andronikos II of Trebizond (1240), Constantine Samuel Rafinesque (1783), and Princess Fahrelnissa Zeid (1901). After him are Ariarathes V of Cappadocia (-200), John Argyropoulos (1415), İdil Biret (1941), John the Cappadocian (490), Necip Fazıl Kısakürek (1904), and Rufus of Ephesus (100).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Turkey

Among soccer players born in Turkey, Metin Oktay ranks 6Before him are Rüştü Reçber (1973), Hakan Şükür (1971), Ali Sami Yen (1886), Lefter Küçükandonyadis (1924), and Arda Turan (1987). After him are Emre Belözoğlu (1980), Mustafa Denizli (1949), Turgay Şeren (1932), Nihat Kahveci (1979), Hasan Şaş (1976), and Bülent Eken (1923).