Johan Cruyff Rank
About Johan Cruyff
Johan Cruyff was a renowned professional Dutch soccer player and coach regarded as one of the greatest figures in the history of football. He began his club level career in 1964 with Dutch club Ajax. Upon leaving Ajax in 1973, he played for teams such as Barcelona, the Washington Diplomats and Feyenoord. He played for the Netherlands national football team from 1966 to 1977. Having retired as a professional footballer, he began a successful coaching career and coached his former clubs Ajax and Barcelona. From 2009 to 2013, he coached the Catalonia national football team.
In 1968, he married Danny Coster and fathered three children with her, including Jordi who also became a professional footballer.
In addition to winning the Dutch Footballer of the Year award three times, he also won the prestigious Ballon d'Or on three different occasions. He was named the European Player of the Century in 1999.
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Johan Cruyff's Popularity
Johan Cruyff was a famous Dutch footballer and coach, who was born on April 25, 1947. As a person born on this date, Johan Cruyff is listed in our database as the 19th most popular celebrity for the day (April 25) and the 54th most popular for the year (1947).
People born on April 25 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Johan Cruyff is the 752nd most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Johan Cruyff's birthday, Johan Cruyff is the 42nd most famous Dutch and ranks 6th in famous people born in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
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