SOCCER PLAYER

Mikheil Meskhi

1937 - 1991

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Mikheil Meskhi (Georgian: მიხეილ მესხი; Russian: Михаил Шалвович Месхи; born 12 January 1937 in Tbilisi; died 22 April 1991 in Tbilisi) was a Georgian footballer. Nicknamed the "Georgian Garrincha" for his dazzling wing play, he was a creative force on the left flank for the Soviet Union. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mikheil Meskhi has received more than 37,302 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Mikheil Meskhi is the 1,009th most popular soccer player (down from 871st in 2019), the 98th most popular biography from Georgia (down from 80th in 2019) and the most popular Georgian Soccer Player.

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Mikheil Meskhi ranks 1,009 out of 16,923Before him are Ivan Eklind, Amedeo Amadei, Domènec Balmanya, Silva Batuta, Angelo Sormani, and Flávio Costa. After him are Ciro Immobile, Pauleta, Edin Džeko, Aad de Mos, Carlos Vidal, and Paulo Sousa.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1937, Mikheil Meskhi ranks 200Before him are Tom Stoppard, George Zweig, Viacheslav Chornovil, Alice Coltrane, Valentin Rasputin, and Miguel Trovoada. After him are Gary Hocking, Barbara Steele, Lenny Wilkens, Lluís Martínez Sistach, Richard Bright, and Mehdi Karroubi. Among people deceased in 1991, Mikheil Meskhi ranks 100Before him are Kevin Peter Hall, Yasushi Inoue, Gino Colaussi, Artur Lundkvist, Schubert Gambetta, and Fred MacMurray. After him are Heidi Brühl, Andrzej Panufnik, Ho Jong-suk, Mort Shuman, Mario Scelba, and Nicholas Poppe.

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In Georgia

Among people born in Georgia, Mikheil Meskhi ranks 98 out of 292Before him are Mikheil Gelovani (1893), Roy Medvedev (1925), Kamo (1882), Fazil Iskander (1929), Alimardan Topchubashov (1862), and Tengiz Sigua (1934). After him are Murtaz Khurtsilava (1943), Giorgi Margvelashvili (1969), Alexander Ankvab (1952), Mikhail Loris-Melikov (1824), George the Hagiorite (1009), and Grigory Neujmin (1886).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Georgia

Among soccer players born in Georgia, Mikheil Meskhi ranks 1After him are Murtaz Khurtsilava (1943), Boris Paichadze (1915), Givi Chokheli (1937), David Kipiani (1951), Ramaz Shengelia (1957), Shota Arveladze (1973), Kakhi Asatiani (1947), Anzor Kavazashvili (1940), Zaur Kaloev (1931), Akhrik Tsveiba (1966), and Sergo Kotrikadze (1936).