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Bill Nicholson

1919 - 2004

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William Edward Nicholson (26 January 1919 – 23 October 2004) was an English football player, coach, manager and scout who had a 55 year association with Tottenham Hotspur. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bill Nicholson has received more than 8,787 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Bill Nicholson is the 3,618th most popular soccer player (down from 3,331st in 2019), the 4,326th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,964th in 2019) and the 168th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 43.46

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  • 25

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  • 2.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.01

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Bill Nicholson ranks 3,618 out of 16,880Before him are Giuseppe Savoldi, Ramón Heredia, Yngve Brodd, Joaquín Correa, Georges Stuber, and Finidi George. After him are Dominique Dropsy, Sergio Omar Almirón, Choi Kang-hee, Batista, Marcel Pinel, and Shkodran Mustafi.

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Among people born in 1919, Bill Nicholson ranks 278Before him are Asbjørn Ruud, Chantal Chaudé de Silans, Tennessee Ernie Ford, Marge Champion, Slim Pickens, and Vladimír Vašíček. After him are Fritz Schwab, George E. P. Box, Erik Elmsäter, Tommy Lawton, Tim Holt, and André Guelfi. Among people deceased in 2004, Bill Nicholson ranks 238Before him are Veerappan, Mildred McDaniel, Jean Graczyk, Iris Chang, Kristian Henriksen, and Volodymyr Kaplychnyi. After him are Mikheil Korkia, Victor Argo, Tesfaye Gebre Kidan, David Raksin, Frances Dee, and Carl Anderson.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Bill Nicholson ranks 4,326 out of 7,765Before him are Jeremy Kemp (1935), Tony Trimmer (1943), Mark Fisher (1968), Abraham Cowley (1618), Nicholas Evans (1950), and Keir Hardie (1856). After him are Æthelberht II of East Anglia (800), Arnold Jackson (1891), Joseph Pickford (1736), Naseem Hamed (1974), Benjamin Mountfort (1825), and Duffy (1984).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Bill Nicholson ranks 168Before him are Marcus Rashford (1997), Tony Adams (1966), Dave Mackay (1934), Jimmy Armfield (1935), Jimmy Murphy (1910), and Arthur Berry (1888). After him are Frank Swift (1913), Joe Mercer (1914), Bert Williams (1920), Daniel Sturridge (1989), Tony Barton (1937), and Jack Rowley (1920).