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Cliff Bastin

1912 - 1991

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Clifford Sydney Bastin (14 March 1912 – 4 December 1991) was an English footballer who played as a winger for Exeter City and Arsenal. He also played for the England national team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cliff Bastin has received more than 159,415 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Cliff Bastin is the 3,965th most popular soccer player (down from 3,475th in 2019), the 4,542nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,068th in 2019) and the 194th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Cliff Bastin ranks 3,965 out of 16,880Before him are Saguier Carreras, Oscar Garré, Chris Smalling, Andrés Guardado, Juan Carlos Unzué, and Volodymyr Troshkin. After him are Iñaki Williams, Adnan Januzaj, Victor Ikpeba, Guillermo Escalada, Krzysztof Piątek, and Federico Bernardeschi.

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Among people born in 1912, Cliff Bastin ranks 325Before him are Hilda Cameron, Toni Merkens, Héctor Socorro, Tibor Berczelly, Roger Michelot, and Dorothy Brookshaw. After him are Sarah Palfrey Cooke, Josef Streb, Sam Snead, Francisco Cabañas, Rudolf Stahl, and Eleazar de Carvalho. Among people deceased in 1991, Cliff Bastin ranks 222Before him are Lilian Bond, Giacomo Mari, Redd Foxx, Veniamin Alexandrov, Sylvio Hoffmann, and Aldo Ghira. After him are Paulo Muwanga, Tom Bridger, Grete Mostny, Meindert DeJong, Gordon Pirie, and Eleanor Audley.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Cliff Bastin ranks 4,542 out of 7,765Before him are Dee Palmer (1937), Glenn Hoddle (1957), Robert Peake the Elder (1551), David Seidler (1937), Chris Smalling (1989), and Matthew Rhys (1974). After him are George William Russell (1867), Aubrey de Grey (1963), Rory Kinnear (1978), Alan Smith (1980), Anne Fine (1947), and Phil Collen (1957).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Cliff Bastin ranks 194Before him are Ivor Allchurch (1929), Eddie Howe (1977), Jackie Blanchflower (1933), Darren Fletcher (1984), Glenn Hoddle (1957), and Chris Smalling (1989). After him are Alan Smith (1980), George Moorhouse (1901), Tammy Abraham (1997), Les Ferdinand (1966), David Platt (1966), and Dele Alli (1996).