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 318,009 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Dave Mackay is the 3,437th most popular soccer player (down from 2,129th in 2019), the 4,043rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,020th in 2019) and the 157th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Dave Mackay ranks 3,437 out of 16,923Before him are Gökhan Inler, Geremi, Gustavo Dezotti, John O'Shea, Jackie Milburn, and Antonio Adán. After him are Zygmunt Maszczyk, Frank Mill, Ján Kocian, José Sosa, Kaoru Kadohara, and Aníbal Ruiz.

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Among people born in 1934, Dave Mackay ranks 370Before him are Florence Henderson, Lew Hoad, Martín Pando, Mikio Aoki, Bengt Nilsson, and Tina Louise. After him are Joanna Moore, Jagdish Bhagwati, Bud Luckey, Pierre Joxe, Richard Shelby, and C. N. R. Rao. Among people deceased in 2015, Dave Mackay ranks 327Before him are Michael Blake, Mary Ellen Mark, Mark Murphy, Haskell Wexler, Thelma Coyne Long, and Martin Litchfield West. After him are Surya Bahadur Thapa, Loris Campana, Lyubov Kozyreva, Happy Rockefeller, Kurt Oppelt, and Richard Dysart.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Dave Mackay ranks 4,043 out of 6,924Before him are Joe Mercer (1914), Winifred McNair (1877), J. I. Packer (1926), Richard Ashcroft (1971), Jackie Milburn (1924), and Martin Litchfield West (1937). After him are Gayatri Devi (1919), R. J. Mitchell (1895), Heather Angel (1909), George Hillyard (1864), Nicholas Stern, Baron Stern of Brentford (1946), and Dick King-Smith (1922).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Dave Mackay ranks 157Before him are George Cohen (1939), Jimmy Gallagher (1901), Frank Swift (1913), Paul Ince (1967), Joe Mercer (1914), and Jackie Milburn (1924). After him are Theo Walcott (1989), Cliff Bastin (1912), Frank Lampard (1948), Jesse Lingard (1992), Stan Mortensen (1921), and Ivor Allchurch (1929).