Brian Labone

1940 - 2006

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Brian Leslie Labone (23 January 1940 – 24 April 2006) was an English footballer who played for and captained Everton. A one-club man, Labone's professional career lasted from 1958 to 1971, during which he won the Football League championship twice and the FA Cup once. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brian Labone has received more than 83,845 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Brian Labone is the 4,949th most popular soccer player (down from 3,298th in 2019), the 4,880th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,722nd in 2019) and the 261st most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Brian Labone ranks 4,949 out of 16,923Before him are Sebastián Soria, Marcelo Delgado, Anthony Modeste, Karl Del'Haye, André Ayew, and Juan Pablo Carrizo. After him are Fábio Rochemback, Cyril Domoraud, Emre Aşık, Gelson Martins, Antonio Mirante, and Marek Mintál.

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Among people born in 1940, Brian Labone ranks 443Before him are Bill Hunter, Mary Rand, Don LaFontaine, Carole Ann Ford, Daniel Goldin, and Yamini Krishnamurthy. After him are Melba Moore, Rex Cawley, Barney Frank, Mike Troy, Lokendra Bahadur Chand, and Graham McRae. Among people deceased in 2006, Brian Labone ranks 299Before him are Soraya, Valentín Elizalde, Adrienne Shelly, Byron Nelson, Tamara Dobson, and Martin David Kruskal. After him are Edward Albert, Jack Wild, Naushad, J Dilla, Hrishikesh Mukherjee, and Irving Kaplansky.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Brian Labone ranks 4,880 out of 6,924Before him are Bobby Smith (1933), Lucy Gordon (1980), Thomas Adès (1971), Howard Kendall (1946), Ninian Stephen (1923), and Vanessa Angel (1966). After him are Hero Fiennes-Tiffin (1997), Harry Atkinson (1831), Sir James Outram, 1st Baronet (1803), Redvers Buller (1839), Dawn French (1957), and Craig Bellamy (1979).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Brian Labone ranks 261Before him are Hughie Gallacher (1903), Laurie Hughes (1924), Jack Wilshere (1992), Alan Hansen (1955), Bobby Smith (1933), and Howard Kendall (1946). After him are Craig Bellamy (1979), Malcolm Allison (1927), Dennis Wise (1966), Joey Barton (1982), Jim Baxter (1939), and Jonny Evans (1988).