Harry Gregg

1932 - 2020

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Henry Gregg, (27 October 1932 – 16 February 2020), was a Northern Irish professional footballer and manager. A goalkeeper, he played for Manchester United during the reign of Sir Matt Busby, with a total of 247 appearances for the club. He was a survivor of the Munich air disaster in 1958. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harry Gregg has received more than 832,674 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Harry Gregg is the 478th most popular soccer player (up from 523rd in 2019), the 1,353rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,470th in 2019) and the 19th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Harry Gregg ranks 478 out of 16,923Before him are Willem van Hanegem, Mihály Lantos, Fernando Redondo, Ottmar Walter, Eric Abidal, and Mordechai Spiegler. After him are Gary Lineker, Hiroshi Kanazawa, Koji Sasaki, Preben Elkjær, Fernando Santos, and Ali Sami Yen.

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Among people born in 1932, Harry Gregg ranks 117Before him are Wojciech Kilar, Manuel Puig, Shintaro Ishihara, Isao Tomita, Dušan Makavejev, and Renato Martino. After him are Naina Yeltsina, Kurt Diemberger, John G. Thompson, Piper Laurie, Tavo Burat, and Amrish Puri. Among people deceased in 2020, Harry Gregg ranks 157Before him are Mamadou Tandja, Shin Kyuk-ho, Eddie Van Halen, Wilford Brimley, Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, and Christophe. After him are Carlo Ubbiali, Juan Giménez, Sisavath Keobounphanh, Sidi Ould Cheikh Abdallahi, Jack Charlton, and Giacomo dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Harry Gregg ranks 1,353 out of 6,924Before him are John Newton (1725), Marina Berti (1924), Edward Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany (1878), Robert Stephenson (1803), Saint David (512), and Neville Marriner (1924). After him are Charles Rolls (1877), P. F. Strawson (1919), Emilia Clarke (1986), John Stuart, 3rd Earl of Bute (1713), Gary Lineker (1960), and Ruth Belville (1854).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Harry Gregg ranks 19Before him are Brian Clough (1935), Bob Paisley (1919), Frank Lampard (1978), Ryan Giggs (1973), Steven Gerrard (1980), and John Charles (1931). After him are Gary Lineker (1960), Jack Charlton (1935), Wayne Rooney (1985), Ian Rush (1961), Herbert Kilpin (1870), and Peter Bonetti (1941).