Herbert Kilpin

1870 - 1916

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Herbert Kilpin (24 January 1870 – 22 October 1916) was an English football player and manager, best known as the main founding father of AC Milan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Herbert Kilpin has received more than 205,427 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Herbert Kilpin is the 652nd most popular soccer player (down from 500th in 2019), the 1,503rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,454th in 2019) and the 35th most popular British Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 210k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 56.32

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.18

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.36

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Herbert Kilpins by language

Over the past year Herbert Kilpin has had the most page views in the with 31,707 views, followed by Italian (28,180), and Arabic (4,440). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Malagasy (162.32%), Armenian (56.31%), and Malay (36.53%)


Among soccer players, Herbert Kilpin ranks 652 out of 21,273Before him are Akira Nishino, Ivan Rakitić, Mario Gómez, Hiroshi Saeki, Erich Juskowiak, and Javier Saviola. After him are Félix Miélli Venerando, İlkay Gündoğan, Bodo Illgner, Seki Matsunaga, Isidro Lángara, and Mihály Lantos.

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Among people born in 1870, Herbert Kilpin ranks 65Before him are Vladimir Purishkevich, Helge von Koch, Leopold Godowsky, Guillaume Lekeu, Emil Orlík, and David Riazanov. After him are Saki, Georges Claude, Thomas Byles, Leonid Krasin, Princess Helena Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein, and Reginald Lee. Among people deceased in 1916, Herbert Kilpin ranks 66Before him are Oswald Boelcke, Thibaw Min, Alice Ball, Isa Boletini, Marie Bracquemond, and Oskar Backlund. After him are Şehzade Yusuf Izzeddin, Friedrich Ernst Dorn, Saki, Huang Xing, Ferdinand Fellner, and Patrick Pearse.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Herbert Kilpin ranks 1,503 out of 8,785Before him are Edward of Norwich, 2nd Duke of York (1373), John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland (1504), Paul Bettany (1971), Robert Southey (1774), Dennis Nilsen (1945), and Elsa Lanchester (1902). After him are Christopher Hitchens (1949), Matthew Boulton (1728), Andrew Parker Bowles (1939), Jared Harris (1961), Edward the Exile (1016), and Bill Ward (1948).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Herbert Kilpin ranks 35Before him are Jimmy Greaves (1940), Paul Gascoigne (1967), Wayne Rooney (1985), Harry Gregg (1932), Michael Owen (1979), and Roger Byrne (1929). After him are Erling Braut Håland (2000), Harry Kane (1993), Alf Ramsey (1920), Dixie Dean (1907), Bill Foulkes (1932), and Ian Callaghan (1942).