Udo Lattek

1935 - 2015

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Udo Lattek (16 January 1935 – 31 January 2015) was a German professional football player and coach. Lattek is one of the most successful coaches in the history of the game, having won 15 major titles, most famously with Bayern Munich. He also won major trophies with Borussia Mönchengladbach and FC Barcelona. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Udo Lattek has received more than 276,120 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Udo Lattek is the 254th most popular soccer player (down from 92nd in 2019), the 246th most popular biography from Poland (down from 152nd in 2019) and the 5th most popular Polish Soccer Player.

Udo Lattek is most famous for being the coach of the German national football team that won the 1974 FIFA World Cup.

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Among soccer players, Udo Lattek ranks 254 out of 21,273Before him are Peter Bosz, David Villa, Fernando Hierro, Yoshio Okada, Valentin Ivanov, and Antoine Griezmann. After him are Mesut Özil, Dida, Kylian Mbappé, Michel Preud'homme, Raymond Domenech, and Patrick Vieira.

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Among people born in 1935, Udo Lattek ranks 60Before him are Satoshi Ōmura, Masahito, Prince Hitachi, Monique Wittig, Ernesto Laclau, John G. Avildsen, and Forough Farrokhzad. After him are Lorenzo Bandini, Wim Duisenberg, Pranab Mukherjee, Elsa Martinelli, Gnassingbé Eyadéma, and Akira Kitaguchi. Among people deceased in 2015, Udo Lattek ranks 65Before him are Francesco Rosi, Maureen O'Hara, Zhelyu Zhelev, Rose Francine Rogombé, Setsuko Hara, and Ben E. King. After him are Alfred G. Gilman, Georges Wolinski, Gabriele Ferzetti, Chantal Akerman, Robert Loggia, and Khaled al-Asaad.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Udo Lattek ranks 246 out of 1,694Before him are Agnieszka Holland (1948), Arnold Zweig (1887), Antoni Grabowski (1857), Adolf Engler (1844), Martin Agricola (1486), and Bolesław Prus (1847). After him are Akiba Rubinstein (1880), Anna von Schweidnitz (1339), Hermann Grassmann (1809), Abraham Gottlob Werner (1749), Itzhak Stern (1901), and Erich Fellgiebel (1886).


Among soccer players born in Poland, Udo Lattek ranks 5Before him are Miroslav Klose (1978), Robert Lewandowski (1988), Grzegorz Lato (1950), and Zbigniew Boniek (1956). After him are Kazimierz Deyna (1947), Ernst Wilimowski (1916), Lukas Podolski (1985), Włodzimierz Lubański (1947), Włodzimierz Smolarek (1957), Jerzy Dudek (1973), and Andrzej Szarmach (1950).