Rimet, Jules

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Name
Rimet, Jules Gender: M
Jules Ernest Seraphin Valentin Rimet
born on 24 October 1873 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )
Place Theuley, France, 47n3725, 5e4807
Timezone LMT m5e4807 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 00°47' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 00°57 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 20°49'



Jules Rimet (1920)

Biography

French football/soccer administrator who was the 3rd President of FIFA, serving from 1921 to 1954. He is FIFA's longest-serving president, in office for 33 years. He also served as the president of the French Football Federation from 1919 to 1942.

On Rimet's initiative, the first FIFA World Cup was held in 1930. The Jules Rimet Trophy was named in his honour. He also founded the French football club Red Star Saint-Ouen.

He died on 16 October 1956.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'R' pdf file, p. 78.

Categories

  • Vocation : Sports Business : Other Sports Business (Administrator)