Jackie Blanchflower

1933 - 1998

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John "Jackie" Blanchflower (7 March 1933 – 2 September 1998) was a Northern Irish footballer. He graduated from Manchester United's youth system and played for the club on 117 occasions, winning two league titles, before his career was cut short due to injuries sustained in the Munich air disaster. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jackie Blanchflower has received more than 240,341 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Jackie Blanchflower is the 3,253rd most popular soccer player (down from 2,461st in 2019), the 3,922nd most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 143rd most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Jackie Blanchflower ranks 3,253 out of 16,923Before her are Alfonso Lara, Aliou Cissé, Adrien Rabiot, Gil, Armin Veh, and Marcos Paquetá. After her are Arnór Guðjohnsen, Andy Auld, Yuriy Nikiforov, Stevan Jovetić, Tarak Dhiab, and Marcos Rojo.

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Among people born in 1933, Jackie Blanchflower ranks 345Before her are Knut Johannesen, Habib Thiam, Hayes Alan Jenkins, Anatoly Krutikov, Ratnasiri Wickremanayake, and Hiroki Kosai. After her are Tony Jay, Murray Halberg, Ford Konno, Jean Boiteux, David Storey, and Franco Marini. Among people deceased in 1998, Jackie Blanchflower ranks 208Before her are Rob Pilatus, Francesc Xavier Bultó, Hendrik Timmer, Jack Rowley, Henry Spira, and Ted Fujita. After her are Galina Starovoytova, Hilla Limann, Alberto Calderón, Persis Khambatta, Jeanette Nolan, and Eldridge Cleaver.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jackie Blanchflower ranks 3,922 out of 6,924Before her are Ernest Payne (1884), Henry Macintosh (1892), Charles Canning, 1st Earl Canning (1812), Phil Neal (1951), Vivien Merchant (1929), and Brendan Perry (1959). After her are Kelly Reilly (1977), Simon Baron-Cohen (1958), Andy Auld (1900), Alister Hardy (1896), Stephen Morris (1957), and Myra Hess (1890).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Jackie Blanchflower ranks 143Before her are Colin Bell (1946), Stuart McCall (1964), Adebayo Akinfenwa (1982), Daniel Sturridge (1989), Ernest Payne (1884), and Phil Neal (1951). After her are Andy Auld (1900), George Graham (1944), Ray Wilson (1934), Peter Lorimer (1946), Bill Nicholson (1919), and Willie Watson (1920).