Stefan Kießling

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Stefan Kießling (born 25 January 1984) is a German former footballer who played as a striker for Bayer Leverkusen and 1. FC Nürnberg. Born in Lichtenfels, West Germany, Kießling began playing football at a young age in the youth setup at 1. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stefan Kießling has received more than 539,753 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Stefan Kießling is the 3,007th most popular soccer player (down from 2,551st in 2019), the 3,945th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,980th in 2019) and the 220th most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Stefan Kießling ranks 3,007 out of 16,923Before him are Stephen Tataw, Hilario López, Duván Zapata, Tommy Söderberg, Ferland Mendy, and André Cruz. After him are Stephen Appiah, Nelson Acosta, Martin Jørgensen, Krzysztof Piątek, Jaime Graça, and Mustapha Dahleb.

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Among people born in 1984, Stefan Kießling ranks 81Before him are Yesung, Garrett Hedlund, Martin Škrtel, Marie Kondo, Mathieu Flamini, and Ross Ulbricht. After him are Freida Pinto, Marouane Chamakh, Nikola Karabatić, Obafemi Martins, Aylar Lie, and Adriano.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Stefan Kießling ranks 3,945 out of 5,289Before him are Kevin Großkreutz (1988), Lothar Kurbjuweit (1950), Rüdiger Abramczik (1956), Joseph Weydemeyer (1818), Kristin Otto (1966), and Manfred Weber (1972). After him are Ernst Benda (1925), Erwin Bauer (1912), Joy Fleming (1944), Princess Marie of Saxe-Altenburg (1854), Peter Dietrich (1944), and Manfred Kokot (1948).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Stefan Kießling ranks 220Before him are Dieter Burdenski (1950), Willibald Kreß (1906), Tim Wiese (1981), Kevin Großkreutz (1988), Lothar Kurbjuweit (1950), and Rüdiger Abramczik (1956). After him are Peter Dietrich (1944), Wolfram Löwe (1945), Horst Wolter (1942), Wolfgang Peters (1929), Arne Friedrich (1979), and Herbert Neumann (1953).