Shigeo Sugimoto

1926 - 2002

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Shigeo Sugimoto (杉本 茂雄, Sugimoto Shigeo, December 4, 1926 – April 2, 2002) was a Japanese football player. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shigeo Sugimoto has received more than 9,248 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Shigeo Sugimoto is the 199th most popular soccer player (up from 375th in 2019), the 220th most popular biography from Japan (up from 452nd in 2019) and the 25th most popular Japanese Soccer Player.

Shigeo Sugimoto is most famous for his work on the atomic bomb. He was the first person to measure the radiation levels in Hiroshima after the bomb was dropped.

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Among soccer players, Shigeo Sugimoto ranks 199 out of 16,923Before him are Takashi Kawanishi, Piet Keizer, Allan Simonsen, Hiroto Muraoka, Andrés Iniesta, and Shiro Teshima. After him are Junji Nishikawa, Antonio Conte, Yasuo Haruyama, Davor Šuker, Ernesto Valverde, and Clarence Seedorf.

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Among people born in 1926, Shigeo Sugimoto ranks 79Before him are Poul Anderson, Konstantinos Stephanopoulos, Jean-Pierre Serre, Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, Alan Greenspan, and Michel Butor. After him are James Stirling, Paul Berg, Karl Richter, John Schlesinger, Henry Way Kendall, and Masatoshi Koshiba. Among people deceased in 2002, Shigeo Sugimoto ranks 41Before him are Zizinho, Yoshio Okada, Max Perutz, Ne Win, René Thom, and Archer Martin. After him are Song Hye-rim, Laurent Schwartz, Aileen Wuornos, Stephen Jay Gould, Xi Zhongxun, and Ray Conniff.

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Among people born in Japan, Shigeo Sugimoto ranks 220 out of 5,560Before him are Takashi Kawanishi (1899), Mitsuru Ushijima (1887), Hiroto Muraoka (1931), Emperor Kenzō (450), Yamato Takeru (72), and Shiro Teshima (1907). After him are Empress Jingū (169), Junji Nishikawa (1907), Emperor Chūai (149), Makoto Kobayashi (1944), Yasuo Haruyama (1906), and Masamune (1300).


Among soccer players born in Japan, Shigeo Sugimoto ranks 25Before him are Hideo Sakai (1909), Jiro Miyake (1900), Masao Takada (null), Takashi Kawanishi (1899), Hiroto Muraoka (1931), and Shiro Teshima (1907). After him are Junji Nishikawa (1907), Yasuo Haruyama (1906), Shumpei Inoue (null), Masao Ono (1923), Takashi Takabayashi (1931), and Masao Nozawa (null).