Norman Hunter

1943 - 2020

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Norman Hunter (29 October 1943 – 17 April 2020) was an English footballer who played for Leeds United, Bristol City, Barnsley and England. He was part of the 1966 FIFA World Cup winning squad, receiving a winner's medal in 2007. He was the first winner of the PFA Players' Player of the Year award in 1974, and was included in the Football League 100 Legends. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Norman Hunter has received more than 16,080 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Norman Hunter is the 952nd most popular soccer player (up from 2,647th in 2019), the 2,069th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 3,399th in 2019) and the 44th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Norman Hunter ranks 952 out of 16,923Before him are Branko Stanković, Romelu Lukaku, Gino Colaussi, Mario Götze, Víctor Rodríguez Andrade, and Juan Alonso. After him are Takao Orii, Javier Irureta, Daniele De Rossi, Pahiño, Karol Dobiaš, and Horst Eckel.

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Among people born in 1943, Norman Hunter ranks 216Before him are Maceo Parker, Henry Hill, Sylvester McCoy, Stanley Fischer, Nicolae Văcăroiu, and Jack Nance. After him are Carmen Argenziano, Don Simpson, Angelo Comastri, Michel Ocelot, Joyce Meyer, and Lauren Hutton. Among people deceased in 2020, Norman Hunter ranks 281Before him are Viktor Ponedelnik, John Ericson, György Kárpáti, Li Wenliang, Henri Richard, and Elsa Joubert. After him are Kristina Lugn, Louis Nirenberg, Pete Rademacher, Agathonas Iakovidis, Idir, and Alfred Körner.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Norman Hunter ranks 2,069 out of 6,924Before him are Joss Ackland (1928), Ford Madox Ford (1873), Robert Broom (1866), Damien Hirst (1965), Melita Norwood (1912), and Frederick Abberline (1843). After him are Ken Annakin (1914), Edmund Kean (1787), Matthew Stewart, 4th Earl of Lennox (1516), Alfred Fowler (1868), Luke Evans (1979), and Stephen Rea (1946).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Norman Hunter ranks 44Before him are Ian Callaghan (1942), Paul Gascoigne (1967), Billy Wright (1924), Bill Foulkes (1932), Herbert Chapman (1878), and Tommy Taylor (1932). After him are Phil Jones (1992), Jimmy Greaves (1940), Michael Robinson (1958), Alf Ramsey (1920), Jock Stein (1922), and John Terry (1980).