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Dennis Viollet

1933 - 1999

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Dennis Sydney Viollet (20 September 1933 – 6 March 1999) was an English footballer who played for Manchester United and Stoke City as well as the England national team. He was famous as one of the Busby Babes and survived the Munich air disaster. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dennis Viollet has received more than 358,633 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Dennis Viollet is the 1,110th most popular soccer player (up from 1,273rd in 2019), the 2,333rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,437th in 2019) and the 51st most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Dennis Viollet ranks 1,110 out of 16,880Before him are César Azpilicueta, Antonio Valentín Angelillo, Antônio Carlos Zago, Tim, Zlatko Zahovič, and Jiří Čadek. After him are Raúl Albiol, David de Gea, Ivica Olić, José Antonio Reyes, Giancarlo Antognoni, and Ivan Eklind.

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Among people born in 1933, Dennis Viollet ranks 208Before him are Lynn Cohen, Jörn Donner, Evaristo de Macedo, Hope Lange, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, and Gene Kranz. After him are Tsai Chin, Kamal Ganzouri, Vera Krepkina, Ilya Kabakov, Josef Kadraba, and Nicola Pietrangeli. Among people deceased in 1999, Dennis Viollet ranks 115Before him are Ri Jong-ok, Hendrick Chin A Sen, Karekin I, Paul Sacher, Riccardo Cucciolla, and Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov. After him are Ian Bannen, Dennis W. Sciama, Igor M. Diakonoff, Milt Jackson, Carlos Hathcock, and Jacques Lecoq.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Dennis Viollet ranks 2,333 out of 7,765Before him are Anthony Berkeley Cox (1893), Edward Coke (1552), John Latham (1740), Auguste Couder (1789), Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone (1874), and Lytton Strachey (1880). After him are Roger Fry (1866), Margaret of Scotland, Queen of Norway (1261), Richard Armitage (1971), Princess Helena Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein (1870), Francis Crozier (1796), and Peter Atkins (1940).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Dennis Viollet ranks 51Before him are Peter Crouch (1981), Tommy Taylor (1932), Herbert Chapman (1878), Michael Carrick (1981), Rio Ferdinand (1978), and Jamie Vardy (1987). After him are John Terry (1980), Sol Campbell (1974), Jock Stein (1922), Steve Bruce (1960), Sam Allardyce (1954), and David Seaman (1963).