Wolfgang Peters

1929 - 2003

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Wolfgang Peters (8 January 1929 – 22 September 2003) was a German football player. Peters played for Borussia Dortmund (1954–1963). On the national level he played for Germany national team, and was a participant at the 1958 FIFA World Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wolfgang Peters has received more than 15,833 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Wolfgang Peters is the 3,566th most popular soccer player (up from 4,032nd in 2019), the 4,928th most popular biography from Germany (down from 4,677th in 2019) and the 245th most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Wolfgang Peters ranks 3,566 out of 21,273Before him are Francisco Zuluaga, Viktor Anichkin, Luis Fernando Suárez, Alan A'Court, Hilário, and Sergio Cervato. After him are John Goodall, Antonio Candreva, Joseph Gonzales, Rodolfo Fischer, Vicente Guillot, and Bruno Labbadia.

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Among people born in 1929, Wolfgang Peters ranks 411Before him are Ivor Allchurch, Kazimierz Kutz, Acker Bilk, Bruno Belin, Francisco Zuluaga, and Sergio Cervato. After him are Paule Desjardins, Ilene Woods, Lady Pamela Hicks, Charles Moore, Remco Campert, and Mikhail Krivonosov. Among people deceased in 2003, Wolfgang Peters ranks 265Before him are Jonathan Brandis, Elliott Smith, Arne Månsson, Joseph Saidu Momoh, Warren Zevon, and Melitta Brunner. After him are Sydney Lassick, Bruno Heim, Stan Brakhage, Abdul Qadir al-Badri, Edwin Starr, and Armand Borel.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Wolfgang Peters ranks 4,928 out of 7,253Before him are Georg Ferdinand Duckwitz (1904), Frank Shorter (1947), Erich Borchmeyer (1905), Tré Cool (1972), Eduard von Martens (1831), and Gerhard Lamprecht (1897). After him are Tomer Sisley (1974), Bruno Labbadia (1966), Peter Baltes (1958), Kurt Biedenkopf (1930), Franz Sigel (1824), and John Cordts (1935).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Wolfgang Peters ranks 245Before him are Hans Nowak (1937), Michael Bella (1945), Herbert Neumann (1953), Max Lorenz (1939), Fritz Herkenrath (1928), and Jamal Musiala (2003). After him are Bruno Labbadia (1966), Horst Wolter (1942), Robin Gosens (1994), Wolfgang Blochwitz (1941), Willibald Kreß (1906), and Niclas Füllkrug (1993).