Jack Greenwell

1884 - 1942

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John Richard Greenwell (2 January 1884 – 20 November 1942) was an English footballer and manager. He served as manager of Barcelona for seven consecutive seasons, a record that has only been beaten by Johan Cruyff and later had a second spell as Barcelona manager. In Rory Smith's book "Mister: The Men Who Gave the World the Game" it is contested that Greenwell was manager for ten years, which would make him Barcelona's longest serving coach. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack Greenwell has received more than 89,998 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Jack Greenwell is the 1,361st most popular soccer player (up from 1,898th in 2019), the 2,639th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,968th in 2019) and the 62nd most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Jack Greenwell ranks 1,361 out of 16,880Before him are Ezequiel Lavezzi, Bigode, Hristo Bonev, Mitsuo Watanabe, Carlo Mazzone, and Dragiša Binić. After him are Petar Nadoveza, Zequinha, Horst Blankenburg, Salvador Artigas, Werner Liebrich, and Ibrahim Afellay.

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Among people born in 1884, Jack Greenwell ranks 120Before him are Krishna Raja Wadiyar IV, Phraya Manopakorn Nititada, David Bergelson, Agus Salim, Axel Ljung, and Martin Klein. After him are Maciej Rataj, Willem Marinus Dudok, Leo Frank, Solomon Lefschetz, Zofia Nałkowska, and Alice Milliat. Among people deceased in 1942, Jack Greenwell ranks 138Before him are Zsigmond Móricz, Kaarel Eenpalu, Símun av Skarði, Daniel Alomía Robles, Harald Tammer, and George Andrew Reisner. After him are Albert Kahn, Nikola Vaptsarov, Yevgeny Petrov, Wlodimir Ledóchowski, Xiao Hong, and Emil von Sauer.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jack Greenwell ranks 2,639 out of 7,765Before him are Jeffrey Tate (1943), Sally Potter (1949), Julian Sands (1958), James Young Simpson (1811), Anita Brookner (1928), and John Crawfurd (1783). After him are David Heyman (1961), Geoffrey Hinton (1947), John Lilburne (1614), Philip Jackson (1948), John Spencer-Churchill, 7th Duke of Marlborough (1822), and Charli XCX (1992).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Jack Greenwell ranks 62Before him are Steve Bruce (1960), Sam Allardyce (1954), David Seaman (1963), Tommy Lawrence (1940), Nobby Stiles (1942), and Ron Flowers (1934). After him are William Foulke (1874), Colin Bell (1946), Billy Meredith (1874), Gary Neville (1975), Jim Brown (1908), and Tom Finney (1922).