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Nicolae Rainea

1933 - 2015

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Nicolae Rainea (19 November 1933 – 1 April 2015), nicknamed The Locomotive of the Carpathians, was a Romanian football referee and player. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicolae Rainea has received more than 29,022 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Nicolae Rainea is the 6th most popular referee, the 234th most popular biography from Romania (down from 203rd in 2019) and the most popular Romanian Referee.

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  • 29k

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  • 61.61

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  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

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  • 1.50

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Among REFEREES

Among referees, Nicolae Rainea ranks 6 out of 108Before her are Pierluigi Collina, Sándor Puhl, Rudi Glöckner, Howard Webb, and Romualdo Arppi Filho. After her are Horacio Elizondo, Said Belqola, Cüneyt Çakır, Nicola Rizzoli, Markus Merk, and Jack Taylor.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1933, Nicolae Rainea ranks 220Before her are Abel Pacheco, Dennis Viollet, Zelda Rubinstein, Chen Jingrun, Nichita Stănescu, and Ilya Kabakov. After her are Ron Wyatt, Frits Bolkestein, Hope Lange, Kerstin Ekman, Brad Harris, and Miriam Stevenson. Among people deceased in 2015, Nicolae Rainea ranks 183Before her are John Henry Holland, Nerses Bedros XIX Tarmouni, Ján Chryzostom Korec, Giovanni Canestri, Jules Bianchi, and Karl Josef Becker. After her are Dragan Holcer, Gerald Götting, Jackie Collins, Lesley Gore, William Wakefield Baum, and Tadeusz Konwicki.

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In Romania

Among people born in Romania, Nicolae Rainea ranks 234 out of 572Before her are Barbu Știrbey (1872), Nichita Stănescu (1933), John Houseman (1902), Josef Posipal (1927), Lajos Bíró (1880), and Nicolae Bălcescu (1819). After her are Isidore Isou (1925), Mircea Cărtărescu (1956), Ileana Cotrubaș (1939), Dimitrie Sturdza (1833), Cristian Chivu (1980), and Emil Racoviță (1868).

Among REFEREES In Romania

Among referees born in Romania, Nicolae Rainea ranks 1After her are Ovidiu Hațegan (1980).