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Pierluigi Collina
(Italian Former Football Referee)
Pierluigi Collina
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Birthdate: February 13, 1960
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bologna, Italy

Named "Best Referee of the Year" by FIFA for six consecutive times, Pierluigi Collina has a degree in economics from University of Bologne. His aptitude for the job was discovered when at seventeen he took up a course in refereeing and shortly began officiating in numerous high profile matches. Although retired, he is still involved with football in various capacities.

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Tim Donaghy
(Basketball Referee)
Tim Donaghy
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Birthdate: January 7, 1967
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Havertown, Pennsylvania, United States
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Theodore Long
(Wrestling Referee)
Theodore Long
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Birthdate: September 15, 1947
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, United States
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Howard Webb
(Referee)
Howard Webb
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Birthdate: July 14, 1971
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rotherham
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Mike Dean
(Football Referee)
Mike Dean
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Birthdate: June 2, 1968
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, United Kingdom
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Mills Lane
(American Boxing Referee and Professional Boxer)
Mills Lane
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Birthdate: November 12, 1937
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia, United States
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Mario Yamasaki
(Mixed martial arts referee, Judoka)
Mario Yamasaki
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Birthdate: April 22, 1964
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: São Paulo, Brazil
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Frank Trigg
(American Retired Mixed Martial Artist, Color Commentator and Referee)
Frank Trigg
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Birthdate: May 7, 1972
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kendall, New York, United States
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Stéphanie Frappart
(Association football referee)
Stéphanie Frappart
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Birthdate: December 14, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Le Plessis-Bouchard, France
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Lauren Holtkamp
(Basketball referee)
Lauren Holtkamp
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Birthdate: November 24, 1980
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Jefferson City, Missouri, United States
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Viktor Kassai
(Football official and a former referee who is the current head of refereeing department of the Bulgarian Football Union)
Viktor Kassai
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Birthdate: September 10, 1975
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tatabánya, Hungary
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Joe Cortez
(American Former Boxing Referee and Boxer)
Joe Cortez
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Birthdate: October 13, 1945
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Harlem, New York, United States
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Richard Green
(American Professional Boxing Referee)
Richard Green
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Birthdate: 1937 AD
Birthplace: Louisiana, United States
Died: July 1, 1983
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Stanley Rous
(6th President of FIFA)
Stanley Rous
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Birthdate: April 25, 1895
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mutford, East Suffolk, England
Died: July 18, 1986
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Ravshan Irmatov
(Holds the record for officiating the most FIFA World Cup matches)
Ravshan Irmatov
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Birthdate: August 9, 1977
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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Bakary Gassama
(Gambian Football Referee)
Bakary Gassama
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Birthdate: February 10, 1979
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: The Gambia
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Markus Merk
(Football referee)
Markus Merk
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Birthdate: March 15, 1962
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kaiserslautern, Germany
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Charles William Miller
(Football Player Forward Who is Considered to Be the Father of Football in Brazil)
Charles William Miller
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Birthdate: November 24, 1874
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: São Paulo, State of São Paulo, Brazil
Died: June 30, 1953
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Mohamed Lahyani
(Tennis Umpire Who Officiated the Longest Match in the History of Professional Tennis)
Mohamed Lahyani
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Birthdate: June 27, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tafraout, Morocco

Mohamed Lahyani is a Swedish tennis umpire best known for officiating the longest match in the history of professional tennis at the 2010 Wimbledon Championships. Mohamed Lahyani achieved notoriety in 2018, when he was briefly suspended for offering words of encouragement to Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios at the US Open.

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Kenneth Aston
(Teacher)
Kenneth Aston
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Birthdate: September 1, 1915
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Essex, England
Died: October 23, 2001
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Shannon Eastin
(Sports official)
Shannon Eastin
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Birthdate: 1970 AD
Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
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Edgardo Codesal
(Football referee, who controlled the final match of the 1990 World Cup held in Italy)
Edgardo Codesal
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Birthdate: June 2, 1951
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Montevideo, Uruguay
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Lim Kee Chong
(Football referee)
Lim Kee Chong
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Birthdate: May 15, 1960
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mauritius
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Nawaf Shukralla
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Birthdate: October 13, 1976
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bahrain
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Lou Marsh
(Canadian Athlete and Referee)
Lou Marsh
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Birthdate: February 17, 1879
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Canada
Died: March 4, 1936

Lou Marsh was a Canadian athlete who participated in a wide variety of sports during his playing career. He then established himself as one of the top hockey and boxing referees of his generation. Lou Marsh also worked for the Toronto Star for more than four decades and is often counted among the pioneers of sports journalism in the country.

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Wolfgang Stark
(German football referee)
Wolfgang Stark
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Birthdate: November 20, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Landshut
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Ahmed Al-Kaf
(Football referee)
Ahmed Al-Kaf
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Birthdate: 1983 AD
Birthplace: Oman
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Ivan Lee
(American Sabre Fencer, Referee and Coach)
Ivan Lee
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Birthdate: March 31, 1981
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
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Stéphane Lannoy
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Birthdate: September 18, 1969
Sun Sign: Virgo
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Jawahir Roble
(Referee)
Jawahir Roble
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Birthdate: 1995 AD
Birthplace: Somalia
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Ivo Ferriani
(Bobsledder at the 1988 Winter Olympics)
Ivo Ferriani
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Birthdate: March 5, 1960
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Italy
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Coffi Codjia
(Football referee)
Coffi Codjia
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Birthdate: December 9, 1967
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cotonou, Benin
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Eddy Maillet
(Referee for FIFA since 2001)
Eddy Maillet
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Birthdate: October 19, 1967
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Victoria, Seychelles
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Bernard Camille
(Football referee who is a listed international referee for FIFA since 2011)
Bernard Camille
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Birthdate: October 6, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Seychelles
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Mohamed Kouradji
(Football referee)
Mohamed Kouradji
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Birthdate: March 14, 1952
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Constantine, Algeria
Died: July 9, 2020
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Gladys Lengwe
(Association football referee)
Gladys Lengwe
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Birthdate: February 6, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Zambia