Nicolae Dobrin

1947 - 2007

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Nicolae Dobrin (Romanian pronunciation: [nikoˈla.e doˈbrin]; 26 August 1947 – 26 October 2007) was a Romanian footballer who played as an attacking midfielder and a manager.Nicknamed Gâscanul ("The Gander") or Prințul din Trivale ("The Prince of Trivale"), he is considered one of Romania's greatest footballers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicolae Dobrin has received more than 82,954 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Nicolae Dobrin is the 2,516th most popular soccer player (down from 2,392nd in 2019), the 319th most popular biography from Romania and the 36th most popular Romanian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Nicolae Dobrin ranks 2,516 out of 16,923Before him are Pedro Dellacha, Carlos Lapetra, Algisto Lorenzato, Enrique Fernández Viola, Lautaro Martínez, and Crisant Bosch. After him are Amedeo Carboni, Glenn Strömberg, Vedad Ibišević, François Omam-Biyik, Eivar Widlund, and Marcel Pinel.

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Among people born in 1947, Nicolae Dobrin ranks 416Before him are Jim Steinman, Theodore Long, Peter Osgood, Luis Ángel González Macchi, Đurđica Bjedov, and Peter Riegert. After him are Sylvia Nasar, Michael Ignatieff, Teemu Sippo, Lee Kerslake, Juliet Berto, and Randhir Kapoor. Among people deceased in 2007, Nicolae Dobrin ranks 238Before him are Pedro Cubilla, Kei Kumai, Joey Bishop, Naziha al-Dulaimi, Ulrich Plenzdorf, and Iccho Itoh. After him are Milan Jelić, Solveig Dommartin, Helen Walton, Madeleine L'Engle, Ken McGregor, and Alan Ball Jr..

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Among people born in Romania, Nicolae Dobrin ranks 319 out of 572Before him are Ion Emanuel Florescu (1819), Simona Halep (1991), Adalbert Steiner (1907), Peter Maffay (1949), László Németh (1901), and Ivan Patzaichin (1949). After him are Mugur Isărescu (1949), Argentina Menis (1948), Dorinel Munteanu (1968), Constantin Argetoianu (1871), Silviu Bindea (1912), and István Somodi (1885).


Among soccer players born in Romania, Nicolae Dobrin ranks 36Before him are Iuliu Baratky (1910), Rodion Cămătaru (1958), Adalbert Deșu (1909), Samuel Zauber (1901), Emerich Vogl (1905), and Adalbert Steiner (1907). After him are Dorinel Munteanu (1968), Silviu Bindea (1912), Cosmin Contra (1975), Constantin Stanciu (1911), Ion Lăpușneanu (1908), and Bogdan Stelea (1967).