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Mikhail Ogonkov

1932 - 1979

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Mikhail Pavlovich Ogonkov (Russian: Михаил Павлович Огоньков; 24 June 1932 in Moscow – 14 August 1979, Moscow) was a Russian footballer of the 1950s and 1960s. He played as a left-back for Spartak Moscow. According to the footballer Nikita Simonyan Mikhail Ogonkov was the best Soviet Full Back of all timesOgonkov was a member of the USSR team that won the 1956 Olympic gold medal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mikhail Ogonkov has received more than 11,234 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Mikhail Ogonkov is the 4,432nd most popular soccer player (down from 3,785th in 2019), the 2,133rd most popular biography from Russia (down from 1,760th in 2019) and the 74th most popular Russian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Mikhail Ogonkov ranks 4,432 out of 16,880Before him are Rodrigo, Dejan Petković, Julio Alberto Moreno, Gary Cahill, M'Baye Niang, and Alex James. After him are Jules Pappaert, John Lauridsen, Flavio Roma, Aleksandar Mitrović, Stefano Colantuono, and Stjepan Deverić.

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Among people born in 1932, Mikhail Ogonkov ranks 434Before him are Mike Hodges, Barbara Loden, Aladár Kovácsi, Amleto Frignani, Gösta Sandberg, and Robert Reed. After him are Gaston Mercier, Voitto Hellsten, Lamar Hunt, Gennadiy Shatkov, Susan Oliver, and Stan Vickers. Among people deceased in 1979, Mikhail Ogonkov ranks 237Before him are Zoltán Várkonyi, Roy Harris, Ethel Lackie, Vincenzo Cuccia, Klaus Egge, and Bart McGhee. After him are Edward Akufo-Addo, Loren Murchison, Carl Laemmle Jr., Yuri Krylov, Edgar Buchanan, and Lowell George.

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Among people born in Russia, Mikhail Ogonkov ranks 2,133 out of 3,262Before him are Boris Tatushin (1933), Polina Gagarina (1987), Mikhail Tyurin (1960), Vladimir Astapovsky (1946), Aleksandr Laveykin (1951), and Zinetula Bilyaletdinov (1955). After him are Pavel Antokolsky (1896), Alsou (1983), Tatyana Averina (1950), Gennadiy Shatkov (1932), Yuriy Tyukalov (1930), and Ardalion Ignatyev (1930).


Among soccer players born in Russia, Mikhail Ogonkov ranks 74Before him are Dmitri Alenichev (1972), Anatoli Isayev (1932), Fyodor Cherenkov (1959), Andriy Nesmachniy (1979), Boris Tatushin (1933), and Vladimir Astapovsky (1946). After him are Gennady Yevryuzhikhin (1944), Dmitri Kharine (1968), Georgi Yartsev (1948), Viktor Shustikov (1939), Alan Dzagoev (1990), and Aleksandr Borodyuk (1962).