Cruyff, Johan

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Portrait of Johan Cruyff (click to view image source)
Johan Cruyff
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Cruyff, Johan Gender: M
born on 25 April 1947 at 13:10 (= 1:10 PM )
Place Amsterdam, Netherlands, 52n22, 4e54
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 04°27' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 02°17 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 25°20'


Dutch soccer champ, winner of the European Cup three times along with Ajax of Amsterdam. He was Captain of the Dutch team that lost the World Cup final to Germany. Johan’s moves were so strong and fluid that Nureyev was quoted as saying that "he should have been a dancer." He and Rinus Michels, along with their club, invented a style of play called "total football" where every player (except the goalkeeper) is interchangeable in position. He also developed an original soccer maneuver called the Cruyff Turn.

Cruyff was a youth when his dad died. He has had heart attacks, leading to a dangerous position as a player and influencing his decision to move into coaching. He is happily married.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Pete Watson quotes Gauquelin’s "Spheres of Destiny" for B.C. Pete notes that the Dutch spelling is 'Cruijff”


  • Notable : Awards : Sports Championship (Three European Cups)
  • Vocation : Sports : Soccer (Pro)
  • Vocation : Sports Business : Coach/ Manager/ Owner (Captain and coach)
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Heart disease/attack (Attacks)