Shoichi Nishimura

1912 - 1998

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Shoichi Nishimura (西邑 昌一, Nishimura Shōichi, 1912 – March 22, 1998) was a Japanese football player and manager. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shoichi Nishimura has received more than 8,431 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 55 in 2019). Shoichi Nishimura is the 384th most popular soccer player (down from 232nd in 2019), the 436th most popular biography from Japan (down from 247th in 2019) and the 47th most popular Soccer Player.

Shoichi Nishimura is most famous for the discovery of the Nishimura-Ogura syndrome, which is a genetic disorder that causes mental retardation and seizures.

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Among soccer players, Shoichi Nishimura ranks 384 out of 16,880Before him are Robin van Persie, Hakan Şükür, Wayne Rooney, Claudio Caniggia, Leopoldo Luque, and Brian Clough. After him are Shiro Azumi, Larbi Benbarek, Sigfried Held, Gyula Lóránt, Juninho Pernambucano, and Gianfranco Zola.

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Among people born in 1912, Shoichi Nishimura ranks 87Before him are Chaïm Perelman, Arne Næss, Richard Brooks, Sohn Kee-chung, Hugh Griffith, and Jacques Ellul. After him are Perry Como, Philibert Tsiranana, Jean Améry, Jiří Trnka, Igor Markevitch, and György Sárosi. Among people deceased in 1998, Shoichi Nishimura ranks 64Before him are Roddy McDowall, Kenichi Fukui, Marie-Louise von Franz, Anne Desclos, Remo Giazotto, and Marie-Louise Meilleur. After him are John Derek, Zlatko Čajkovski, Ferenc Deák, Haxhi Lleshi, Jerome Robbins, and Ted Hughes.

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Among people born in Japan, Shoichi Nishimura ranks 436 out of 6,048Before him are Nobuo Matsunaga (1921), Emperor Go-Suzaku (1009), Ichirou Mizuki (1948), Eiichiro Oda (1975), Takeo Fukuda (1905), and Emperor Go-Hanazono (1419). After him are Shiro Azumi (null), Ryū Murakami (1952), Emperor Ninmyō (808), Takeda Sōkaku (1859), Emperor Montoku (827), and Morihiro Hosokawa (1938).


Among soccer players born in Japan, Shoichi Nishimura ranks 47Before him are Masuzo Madono (null), Michiyo Taki (null), Nagayasu Honda (null), Saburo Shinosaki (null), Masafumi Hara (1943), and Nobuo Matsunaga (1921). After him are Shiro Azumi (null), Shiro Misaki (null), Yanosuke Watanabe (null), Ken Noritake (1922), Junji Kawano (1945), and Tsukasa Hosaka (1937).