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Nikolay Latyshev

1913 - 1999

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Nikolay Gavrilovich Latyshev (Russian: Николай Гаврилович Латышев; November 22, 1913 – February 18, 1999) was the referee in the 1962 FIFA World Cup final staged in Santiago between Brazil and Czechoslovakia.He was the first FIFA referee from the Soviet Union (since 1952), as well as the first Soviet to be appointed to officiate in a World Cup final. Prior to the referee career, Latyshev played for FC Elektrozavod, Stalinets, and Dynamo Moscow. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikolay Latyshev has received more than 24,175 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Nikolay Latyshev is the 2,728th most popular soccer player, the 1,786th most popular biography from Russia and the 35th most popular Russian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Nikolay Latyshev ranks 2,728 out of 16,880Before him are Yasuhito Endō, Masuyo Shiraishi, Henning Enoksen, Michu, Petit, and Miguel Ángel Santoro. After him are Luis Cruz, Alfred Kelbassa, Ivan Nielsen, Alpay Özalan, Vincenzo Iaquinta, and Plácido Galindo.

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Among people born in 1913, Nikolay Latyshev ranks 253Before him are Hans-Peter Tschudi, Rudolf Harbig, Ferenc Csik, Joe Kelly, Cornelius Johnson, and Andor Földes. After him are Marc Davis, Sverre Hansen, Helen Levitt, Josef Stroh, Jiří Weiss, and Per Borten. Among people deceased in 1999, Nikolay Latyshev ranks 197Before him are Joshua Nkomo, Leonid Sedov, Vivian Fuchs, Albert Charles Smith, Paris Pişmiş, and Ruth Roman. After him are Hideo Itokawa, Lloyd La Beach, Giuseppe Delfino, Raúl Silva Henríquez, Sulo Nurmela, and Owen Hart.

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Among people born in Russia, Nikolay Latyshev ranks 1,786 out of 3,262Before him are Josef Lhévinne (1874), Olha Bryzhina (1963), Vasili Kuznetsov (1932), Vladimir Gardin (1877), Arkady Vorobyov (1924), and Sergei Lemeshev (1902). After him are Boris Morukov (1950), Peter Lesgaft (1837), Afanasy Beloborodov (1903), Aleksey Pleshcheyev (1825), Vladimir Martynov (1946), and Maria Klenova (1898).


Among soccer players born in Russia, Nikolay Latyshev ranks 35Before him are Konstantin Beskov (1920), Viktor Tsaryov (1931), Klaus-Dieter Sieloff (1942), Galimzyan Khusainov (1937), Valentin Afonin (1939), and Valentin Bubukin (1933). After him are Eugen Walaschek (1917), Pavel Sadyrin (1942), Artem Dzyuba (1988), Valentin Ivanov (1961), Boris Kuznetsov (1928), and Anatoli Bashashkin (1924).