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 football club. He also played for the England national football team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cliff Bastin has received more than 120,773 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Cliff Bastin is the 3,478th most popular soccer player (down from 2,521st in 2019), the 4,077th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,304th in 2019) and the 159th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Cliff Bastin ranks 3,478 out of 16,923Before him are Lars Elstrup, Michael Baur, Theo Walcott, Kiyotaka Matsui, Marcelo Zalayeta, and Casiano Delvalle. After him are Steven Nzonzi, Frank Lampard, Erick Mombaerts, Paulo Isidoro, Leandro Paredes, and Sven Bender.

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Among people born in 1912, Cliff Bastin ranks 278Before him are David Raksin, Héctor Socorro, Barry Sullivan, Bill Miller, Jadwiga Wajs, and Camilo Ponce Enríquez. After him are Toni Merkens, Connie Sawyer, Wilhelm Baumann, Roger Michelot, Sam Snead, and Reta Shaw. Among people deceased in 1991, Cliff Bastin ranks 191Before him are Fritz Riess, Henri Louveau, Steve Clark, Veniamin Alexandrov, Redd Foxx, and Paulo Muwanga. After him are Stan Mortensen, Mildred Dunnock, Tennessee Ernie Ford, Meindert DeJong, Eleanor Boardman, and Gordon Pirie.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Cliff Bastin ranks 4,077 out of 6,924Before him are Theo Walcott (1989), William Cobbett (1763), Geoffrey Crossley (1921), Rachel Portman (1960), Kim Newman (1959), and Mark Williams (1975). After him are Frank Lampard (1948), Clarence Kingsbury (1882), Ramsey Campbell (1946), Sam Tingle (1921), Greg Wise (1966), and Clive Donner (1926).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Cliff Bastin ranks 159Before him are Frank Swift (1913), Paul Ince (1967), Joe Mercer (1914), Jackie Milburn (1924), Dave Mackay (1934), and Theo Walcott (1989). After him are Frank Lampard (1948), Jesse Lingard (1992), Stan Mortensen (1921), Ivor Allchurch (1929), Mark Jones (1933), and Jadon Sancho (2000).