Emlyn Hughes

1947 - 2004

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Emlyn Walter Hughes (28 August 1947 – 9 November 2004) was an English footballer. He started his career in 1964 at Blackpool before moving to Liverpool in 1967. He made 665 appearances for Liverpool, and captained the side to four league titles and an FA Cup victory in the 1970s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emlyn Hughes has received more than 936,721 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Emlyn Hughes is the 4,417th most popular soccer player (down from 3,718th in 2019), the 4,645th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,887th in 2019) and the 214th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Emlyn Hughes ranks 4,417 out of 16,923Before him are Vasilis Torosidis, José Mari, Alessio Cerci, Stanislav Griga, Jádson, and Zisis Vryzas. After him are Takashi Inui, Orestis Karnezis, Ognjen Vukojević, Ricardo, Lukáš Hrádecký, and Juan Arango.

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Among people born in 1947, Emlyn Hughes ranks 593Before him are Reno Olsen, Flemming Jørgensen, Ajit Pal Singh, Mike Burton, Tillman Thomas, and John Bruton. After him are Gary Herbert, Stephanie Beacham, Theodore Katsanevas, Olga Pall, Ian Millar, and Bob Weir. Among people deceased in 2004, Emlyn Hughes ranks 250Before him are Kamisese Mara, Fred Ebb, Suraiya, George Baird, Robert Merrill, and Mulk Raj Anand. After him are Julius Sang, Yash Johar, Bernice Rubens, Vilayat Khan, Fernando Poe Jr., and Big Boss Man.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Emlyn Hughes ranks 4,645 out of 6,924Before him are Freema Agyeman (1979), Benjamin Whitrow (1937), Richard Barbieri (1957), Ann Packer (1942), David Cecil, 6th Marquess of Exeter (1905), and Ingrid Newkirk (1949). After him are Jeff Noon (1957), Kevin Whately (1951), Suki Waterhouse (1992), Tim Renwick (1949), Leeroy Thornhill (1968), and Aubrey de Grey (1963).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Emlyn Hughes ranks 214Before him are Peter McParland (1934), Tony Cascarino (1962), Alan Smith (1980), Terry McDermott (1951), Ken Armstrong (1924), and Gary Speed (1969). After him are John Aldridge (1958), Allenby Chilton (1918), Charlie Buchan (1891), Ron Flowers (1934), Terry Paine (1939), and David Jack (1898).