Oliver Kahn

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Oliver Rolf Kahn (German: [ˈɔlɪvɐ ˈkaːn]; born 15 June 1969) is a German football executive and former professional player who played as a goalkeeper. He started his career in the Karlsruher SC Junior team in 1975. Twelve years later, Kahn made his debut match in the professional squad. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Oliver Kahn has received more than 2,520,688 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 67 in 2019). Oliver Kahn is the 69th most popular soccer player (up from 72nd in 2019), the 597th most popular biography from Germany (up from 613th in 2019) and the 7th most popular German Soccer Player.

Oliver Kahn is a German football player who is most famous for being the goalkeeper for Germany's national team during the 2002 FIFA World Cup.

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Among soccer players, Oliver Kahn ranks 69 out of 16,923Before him are Radomir Antić, Guillermo Stábile, Roberto Carlos, Rob Rensenbrink, Roger Milla, and Paul Breitner. After him are Helenio Herrera, Gordon Banks, Rivaldo, Fritz Walter, Eric Cantona, and Zito.

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Among people born in 1969, Oliver Kahn ranks 6Before him are Michael Schumacher, Jennifer Lopez, Jennifer Aniston, Gwen Stefani, and Cate Blanchett. After him are Catherine Zeta-Jones, Matthew McConaughey, Javier Bardem, Renée Zellweger, Gabriel Batistuta, and Edward Norton.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Oliver Kahn ranks 597 out of 5,289Before him are Max Liebermann (1847), Klaus Meine (1948), Ernest Augustus, Elector of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1629), Paul Breitner (1951), Hedwig of Silesia (1174), and Francis, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (1750). After him are Anneliese Michel (1952), Roman Herzog (1934), Elisabeth of Wied (1843), Willi Stoph (1914), Rudolf Mössbauer (1929), and Maria Sophie of Bavaria (1841).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Oliver Kahn ranks 7Before him are Franz Beckenbauer (1945), Gerd Müller (1945), Karl-Heinz Rummenigge (1955), Lothar Matthäus (1961), Uwe Seeler (1936), and Paul Breitner (1951). After him are Fritz Walter (1920), Jürgen Klinsmann (1964), Rudi Völler (1960), Berti Vogts (1946), Harald Schumacher (1954), and Helmut Schön (1915).