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Jim Brown

1908 - 1994

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James Brown (December 31, 1908 – November 9, 1994) was a Scottish American soccer player who played for the United States men's national soccer team at the 1930 FIFA World Cup, scoring the only goal of the American team in their 6–1 semi-final loss to Argentina. He began his career in the American Soccer League before moving to England and then Scotland. After retiring from playing, he coached at the youth, senior amateur, and professional levels. He was inducted into the U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jim Brown has received more than 9,162,849 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Jim Brown is the 1,603rd most popular soccer player (up from 1,812th in 2019), the 2,855th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,890th in 2019) and the 67th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Jim Brown ranks 1,603 out of 16,880Before her are Stanislaus Kobierski, Alfred Bickel, Fritz Szepan, Toyohito Mochizuki, Alberto Chividini, and Hidetoki Takahashi. After her are Sami Al-Jaber, Coen Moulijn, František Junek, Arturo Torres Carrasco, Ferenc Hirzer, and Kenzo Yokoyama.

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Among people born in 1908, Jim Brown ranks 210Before her are Ștefan Barbu, Hugo Distler, Agustín Sauto Arana, Marcel Langiller, Aleksander Ford, and Simonne Mathieu. After her are Odette Bancilhon, Vladimir Kotelnikov, Joshua Logan, Nicholas Kurti, George Pal, and Gotthard Handrick. Among people deceased in 1994, Jim Brown ranks 191Before her are Harry Saltzman, Arnold Badjou, Kurt Aland, Robert Rozhdestvensky, Gozo Shioda, and Phoumi Vongvichit. After her are Carmen McRae, Paul Xuereb, Russell Kirk, Aurora Mardiganian, Robert Jungk, and Dinah Shore.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jim Brown ranks 2,855 out of 7,765Before her are Paul Potts (1970), Ernest Renshaw (1861), Robert Stewart, Duke of Albany (1340), Arthur Gore (1868), Ice MC (1965), and Antony C. Sutton (1925). After her are Steve Davis (1957), Dominic West (1969), Ronald Pickup (1940), John Gilbert Baker (1834), Eric Frank Russell (1905), and Maurice Dobb (1900).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Jim Brown ranks 67Before her are Ron Flowers (1934), Jack Greenwell (1884), William Foulke (1874), Colin Bell (1946), Billy Meredith (1874), and Gary Neville (1975). After her are Tom Finney (1922), Bryan Robson (1957), Ray Clemence (1948), Harry Kane (1993), Steve McManaman (1972), and Martin Peters (1943).