Colin Bell

1946 - Today

Colin Bell

Colin Bell MBE (born 26 February 1946) is an English former footballer. Known for his period at Manchester City, where he was nicknamed "The King of the Kippax" (after Maine Road's Kippax Street terraced stand renowned for its singing) and Nijinsky (after the famous racehorse, due to his renowned stamina). Bell played as a midfielder and is widely regarded as one of Manchester City's finest-ever players. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Colin Bell has received more than 275,097 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,738th most popular soccer player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 280k

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  • 42.01

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.70

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Colin Bell ranks 2,734 out of 13,233Before him are Friedhelm Funkel, Luis Milla, Wolfgang Paul, Naby Keïta, Morgan De Sanctis, and Vampeta. After him are Jesé, Claudio Suárez, Attilio Lombardo, Sofiane Feghouli, Luis Garisto, and Eder.

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Among people born in 1946, Colin Bell ranks 437Before him are Joe Spano, Francesco Montenegro, Nader Al-Dahabi, Marc Faber, Elisabeth Sladen, and Graham Gouldman. After him are Erich Beer, Hiroshi Fushida, Nicholas Stern, Baron Stern of Brentford, Giorgos Koudas, Sher Bahadur Deuba, and Gilda Radner.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Colin Bell ranks 3,466 out of 5,347Before him are Archibald Geikie (1835), Jeremy Hunt (1966), Marie-Chantal, Crown Princess of Greece (1968), Ian Burgess (1930), Geraldine James (1950), and Frances O'Connor (1967). After him are Christopher Cockerell (1910), Roger Lloyd-Pack (1944), Tommy Smith (1945), William Kirby (1759), Steve McClaren (1961), and Jamie Bell (1986).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Colin Bell ranks 139Before him are Dele Alli (1996), Norman Hunter (1943), Jimmy Hogan (1882), George Cohen (1939), Stuart McCall (1964), and Joe Cole (1981). After him are Tommy Smith (1945), Theo Walcott (1989), Adebayo Akinfenwa (1982), Kieran Trippier (1990), Joe Spence (1898), and Kyle Walker (1990).

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