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Robin van Persie

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Robin van Persie (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈrɔbɪn vɑn ˈpɛrsi] (listen); born 6 August 1983) is a Dutch former professional footballer who played as a striker. Regarded as one of the best strikers of his generation, he is the all-time top scorer for the Netherlands men's national team. Van Persie made his senior debut for Feyenoord during the 2001–02 season, which culminated with victory in the 2002 UEFA Cup Final; he was also named as the Dutch Football Talent of the Year. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robin van Persie has received more than 7,055,700 page views. His biography is available in 84 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 82 in 2019). Robin van Persie is the 500th most popular soccer player (down from 271st in 2019), the 256th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 202nd in 2019) and the 22nd most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Robin van Persie ranks 500 out of 16,923. Before him are Ferdinand Daučík, Larbi Benbarek, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Emilio Caprile, Lukas Podolski, and László Budai. After him are Quini, Takao Nishiyama, Artur Jorge, Paulo Futre, Petr Čech, and Tadao Takayama.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1983, Robin van Persie ranks 11Before him are Amy Winehouse, Franck Ribéry, Dani Alves, Andrew Garfield, Katrina Kaif, and Donald Glover. After him are Henry Cavill, Pepe, Ricardo Quaresma, Philipp Lahm, Yaya Touré, and Emily Blunt.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Robin van Persie ranks 256 out of 1,209. Before him are Pieter Jansz. Saenredam (1597), Princess Christina of the Netherlands (1947), Bartholomeus van der Helst (1613), Mart Stam (1899), Nicolaes Pieterszoon Berchem (1622), and Jozef Israëls (1824). After him are Nicolaes Maes (1634), Cornelis Tromp (1629), Joop den Uyl (1919), William I, Count of Holland (1167), Cornelis Johannes van Houten (1920), and Countess Louise Juliana of Nassau (1576).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Robin van Persie ranks 22Before him are Peter Bosz (1963), Jan Jongbloed (1940), Wim Suurbier (1945), Erwin Koeman (1961), Wesley Sneijder (1984), and Willem van Hanegem (1944). After him are Roy Makaay (1975), Frank de Boer (1970), Jaap Stam (1972), Hans van Breukelen (1956), Mark van Bommel (1977), and Marc Overmars (1973).

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