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Jackie Blanchflower

1933 - 1998

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John 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 298,796 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Jackie Blanchflower is the 3,927th most popular soccer player (down from 3,250th in 2019), the 4,523rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,913th in 2019) and the 190th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 3.04

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Among soccer players, Jackie Blanchflower ranks 3,927 out of 16,880Before her are Sébastien Frey, Raúl Tamudo, Abdeljalil Hadda, László Sternberg, Norbert Eder, and Evgeny Lovchev. After her are Federico Wilde, Mohamed Kallon, Giorgos Donis, Sébastien Squillaci, Jean Petit, and Aleksandar Kostov.

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Among people born in 1933, Jackie Blanchflower ranks 415Before her are Henry Hartsfield, David Storey, Nadezhda Khnykina-Dvalishvili, Vincenzo Consolo, Per Wästberg, and Ann Richards. After her are István Gaál, Irmtraud Morgner, Valéria Gyenge, John Hopfield, Lou Albano, and Maurice Moucheraud. Among people deceased in 1998, Jackie Blanchflower ranks 255Before her are Jack Rowley, Jane Bell, Aleksey Spiridonov, Ran Laurie, Louis Hostin, and Charles Sibley. After her are John Hunt, Baron Hunt, Duncan White, Fred Davis, Jesús Loroño, Tommy Flowers, and Norman Fell.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jackie Blanchflower ranks 4,523 out of 7,765Before her are Ivor Allchurch (1929), Eddie Howe (1977), Piers Morgan (1965), Yvonne Blake (1940), Chris Dreja (1945), and Skin (1967). After her are Peter Hill-Wood (1936), John Whitehurst (1713), Tommy Steele (1936), Ed Stafford (1975), Iolo Morganwg (1747), and Anna Popplewell (1988).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Jackie Blanchflower ranks 190Before her are Gareth Barry (1981), Jack Wilshere (1992), David O'Leary (1958), Jimmy Gallagher (1901), Ivor Allchurch (1929), and Eddie Howe (1977). After her are Darren Fletcher (1984), Glenn Hoddle (1957), Chris Smalling (1989), Cliff Bastin (1912), Alan Smith (1980), and George Moorhouse (1901).