George Weah Rank
About George Weah
George Weah is a Liberian politician and former footballer regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time. During his footballing career, he represented clubs such A.S. Monaco, A.C. Milan and Paris Saint-Germain. On the international stage, he played for the Liberia national football team from 1987 to 2007. Upon retiring from football, he ran unsuccessfully for President of Liberia in the 2005 Liberian general election.
He was born to Anna Quayeweah and William Weah, Sr. He has fathered a number of children, including George Weah, Jr., who also became a footballer.
Throughout his glittering career as a footballer, he won several awards and honors, including the Ballon d'Or in 1995 and the FIFA World Player of the Year award in 1995. Between 1989 and 1995, he won the African Footballer of the Year award three times.
In 1995, he made history by becoming the first African footballer to receive the FIFA World Player of the Year award.
He was elected to the Senate of Liberia in the 2014 Liberian Senate election.
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Famous quotes by George Weah
My father died when I was young and I was raised by my grandmother, Emma Klonjlaleh Brown. We could afford to eat chicken just once a year, on Christmas.George Weah
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.George Weah
Once you take care of people, people respect you.George Weah
George Weah's Popularity
George Weah is a famous Liberian footballer and politician, who was born on October 1, 1966. As a person born on this date, George Weah is listed in our database as the 35th most popular celebrity for the day (October 1) and the 71st most popular for the year (1966).
People born on October 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. George Weah is the 996th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to George Weah's birthday, George Weah is the 1st most famous Liberian.
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