David Herd

1934 - 2016

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David George Herd (15 April 1934 – 1 October 2016) was a Scottish international footballer who played for Arsenal, Manchester United, Stockport County, and Stoke City. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Herd has received more than 6,653 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). David Herd is the 6,607th most popular soccer player (up from 6,906th in 2019), the 5,827th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 5,858th in 2019) and the 340th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 6.7k

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  • 40.35

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

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  • 2.53

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  • 2.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among soccer players, David Herd ranks 6,607 out of 21,273Before him are Patrick Ekeng, Iker Muniain, Josef Martínez, Dejan Govedarica, Hámilton Ricard, and Juan Manuel Vargas. After him are Fábio Aurélio, Rolando, Mogens Krogh, Marko Rehmer, Luis Fernando Herrera, and Jorge Guasch.

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Among people born in 1934, David Herd ranks 549Before him are Ioannis Palaiokrassas, Désiré Rakotoarijaona, Gert Blomé, Charley Pride, Lars-Eric Lundvall, and Hamilton Green. After him are Carla Anderson Hills, Oleg Golovanov, Michel Vermeulin, Eric Caldow, Rita R. Colwell, and Alan Dundes. Among people deceased in 2016, David Herd ranks 554Before him are Christopher Zeeman, Ron Glass, Marvin Kaplan, Siegbert Horn, Miriam Defensor Santiago, and Patrick Ekeng. After him are Richard Libertini, Daniel Prodan, František Jakubec, Roger Cicero, Filipe Machado, and Viktor Gavrikov.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, David Herd ranks 5,827 out of 8,785Before him are Neil Young (1944), Mike Coughlan (1959), Eric Linklater (1899), William Forsell Kirby (1844), Emma D'Arcy (1992), and Gillian Gilbert (1961). After him are John Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair (1847), John Riseley-Prichard (1924), George Newnes (1851), Ken Hughes (1922), Katharine Gun (1974), and Walter Rutherford (1857).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, David Herd ranks 340Before him are Allenby Chilton (1918), Bill Slater (1927), Levi Colwill (2003), Craig Bellamy (1979), Steve Clarke (1963), and Neil Young (1944). After him are Brian Labone (1940), Mick McCarthy (1959), Peter Beardsley (1961), Ledley King (1980), Jim Baxter (1939), and Ben Foster (1983).