Arthur Johnson

1879 - 1920

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Arthur Johnson (12 April 1879 – 23 May 1929) was an Irish football player and coach. Born in Dublin when Ireland was still part of the United Kingdom, Johnson identified himself as an "Englishman" rather than an "Irishman" according to at least one report, though "English" at the time was often used interchangeably to denote "British citizen".In his playing days he was a center forward for Real Madrid and their first coach between 1910 until 1920. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arthur Johnson has received more than 10,999 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Arthur Johnson is the 2,924th most popular soccer player (down from 2,211th in 2019), the 222nd most popular biography from Ireland (down from 190th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Irish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Arthur Johnson ranks 2,924 out of 16,923Before her are Emerson Sheik, Asamoah Gyan, Ramires, Igor Cvitanović, Carlo Cudicini, and Helmut Kremers. After her are Vitaliy Parakhnevych, Kalusha Bwalya, Nordin Amrabat, Yıldıray Baştürk, Holger Badstuber, and Øivind Holmsen.

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Among people born in 1879, Arthur Johnson ranks 171Before her are Hermann Barrelet, Bagha Jatin, Magnús Guðmundsson, Agnes Arber, Ferenc Móra, and Isidro Ayora. After her are Rupert Julian, Henri Tauzin, Kazimieras Būga, Lucile Watson, Lewis Stone, and Clyde Cessna. Among people deceased in 1920, Arthur Johnson ranks 93Before her are Nasrullah Khan, Aleksey Shakhmatov, Robert Harron, Olive Schreiner, Max Fürbringer, and Hermann Oldenberg. After her are Benigno Ferreira, Albert Zürner, Pablo Arosemena, Mary Katharine Brandegee, Charles Lapworth, and Charles Tomlinson Griffes.

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Among people born in Ireland, Arthur Johnson ranks 222 out of 460Before her are Wolfe Tone (1763), Owen Moore (1886), Liam O'Flaherty (1896), Luke Kelly (1940), Stuart Townsend (1972), and Evanna Lynch (1991). After her are Eoin Colfer (1965), Maria Doyle Kennedy (1964), Peter Sutherland (1946), Garnet Wolseley, 1st Viscount Wolseley (1833), W. T. Cosgrave (1880), and Billy Whelan (1935).


Among soccer players born in Ireland, Arthur Johnson ranks 5Before her are Roy Keane (1971), Tony Dunne (1941), Robbie Keane (1980), and Willoughby Hamilton (1864). After her are Billy Whelan (1935), Liam Brady (1956), John McKenna (1855), John O'Shea (1981), Denis Irwin (1965), Johnny Giles (1940), and Shay Given (1976).