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Hughie Gallacher

1903 - 1957

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Hugh Kilpatrick Gallacher (2 February 1903 – 11 June 1957) was a Scottish football player in the 1920s and 1930s. In 624 senior games, Gallacher scored 463 goals, playing senior league football for Airdrieonians, Newcastle United, Chelsea, Derby County, Notts County, Grimsby Town and Gateshead. Prior to this he also played and scored for then non-league Queen of the South.He is one of the Scotland national football team's most prolific goalscorers with 24 goals from his 20 internationals, a strike rate of more than a goal a game. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hughie Gallacher has received more than 215,970 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Hughie Gallacher is the 6,173rd most popular soccer player (down from 4,875th in 2019), the 5,604th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 5,083rd in 2019) and the 315th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Hughie Gallacher ranks 6,173 out of 21,273Before him are Wahbi Khazri, Mirko Hrgović, Yutaka Akita, Koji Noguchi, Antonio Jasso, and Andrzej Juskowiak. After him are Heribert Weber, José Navarro, Joop Hiele, Andriy Vorobey, Luca Zidane, and Frank Rost.

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Among people born in 1903, Hughie Gallacher ranks 359Before him are Edgar Buchanan, DeHart Hubbard, José Miracca, June Marlowe, Mike Mansfield, and Phyllis A. Whitney. After him are Al Hirschfeld, George E. Stone, Ray Noble, Countee Cullen, Stuart Erwin, and John Davis Lodge. Among people deceased in 1957, Hughie Gallacher ranks 223Before him are Harry Watson, Leopold Löwenheim, Leo Goodwin, Charles Brabin, Bedřich Šupčík, and Nils Silfverskiöld. After him are Colin Carruthers, Billy Bevan, Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell, and Charles King.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Hughie Gallacher ranks 5,604 out of 8,785Before him are Bryan Steel (1969), Finola Hughes (1959), Marsha Thomason (1976), Rob Knox (1989), Albert Ireton (1879), and Princess Theodora of Greece and Denmark (1983). After him are John McEnery (1943), Herbert Baker (1862), Frances Wright (1795), William Orbit (1956), Thomas Hood (1799), and Perry McCarthy (1961).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Hughie Gallacher ranks 315Before him are Tammy Abraham (1997), Mason Mount (1999), Norman Whiteside (1965), Don Howe (1935), David Jack (1898), and Fred Martin (1929). After him are Eddie Baily (1925), Colin McDonald (1930), Stevie Chalmers (1935), Alan Smith (1980), Nathaniel Phillips (1997), and Kalvin Phillips (1995).