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Dave Mackay

1934 - 2015

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David Craig Mackay (14 November 1934 – 2 March 2015) was a Scottish football player and manager. Mackay was best known for a highly successful playing career with Heart of Midlothian, the Double-winning Tottenham Hotspur side of 1961, and winning the league with Derby County as a manager. He also represented Scotland 22 times, and was selected for their 1958 FIFA World Cup squad. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dave Mackay has received more than 505,725 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Dave Mackay is the 3,544th most popular soccer player (down from 3,434th in 2019), the 4,294th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,034th in 2019) and the 163rd most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Dave Mackay ranks 3,544 out of 16,880Before him are Didier Zokora, Shiho Kaneda, Marko Elsner, Jozef Barmoš, Lucidio Sentimenti, and Luis Pérez. After him are Julio Dely Valdés, Alberto Zozaya, Bruno Bellone, Laurent Grimmonprez, Mahmoud Mokhtar El Tetsh, and Fredi Bobic.

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Among people born in 1934, Dave Mackay ranks 409Before him are Östen Warnerbring, Pierre Joxe, Richard Shelby, Nobuyuki Aihara, Rico Rodriguez, and Ihor Rybak. After him are Alberto Bevilacqua, Giuseppina Leone, Fernando José de França Dias Van-Dúnem, Hilla Limann, John N. Bahcall, and Stanton T. Friedman. Among people deceased in 2015, Dave Mackay ranks 352Before him are Josefa Francisco, Mark Murphy, Héctor Salva, Karin Söder, Rico Rodriguez, and R. K. Laxman. After him are Csaba Fenyvesi, Kenji Goto, Coleen Gray, Dominique Dropsy, Ernst Larsen, and Martin Litchfield West.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Dave Mackay ranks 4,294 out of 7,765Before him are John Martyn (1948), Matthew Carter (1937), Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury (1801), Isaac D'Israeli (1766), David Garnett (1892), and Richard Knill Freeman (1840). After him are John Pulman (1923), Barbara Bodichon (1827), Gina McKee (1964), Anthony Powell (1905), Sam Tingle (1921), and Elizabeth Spriggs (1929).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Dave Mackay ranks 163Before him are Paul Ince (1967), Danny Welbeck (1990), George Cohen (1939), Peter Osgood (1947), Marcus Rashford (1997), and Tony Adams (1966). After him are Jimmy Armfield (1935), Jimmy Murphy (1910), Arthur Berry (1888), Bill Nicholson (1919), Frank Swift (1913), and Joe Mercer (1914).