Ron Greenwood

1921 - 2006

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Ronald Greenwood CBE (11 November 1921 – 9 February 2006) was an English football player and manager, best known for being manager of the English national football team from 1977 until 1982, as well as being manager of West Ham United for 13 years, a time during which the club gained much of its fame. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ron Greenwood has received more than 246,272 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Ron Greenwood is the 4,266th most popular soccer player (down from 4,202nd in 2019), the 4,728th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,515th in 2019) and the 210th most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Ron Greenwood ranks 4,266 out of 16,880Before him are Thomas Delaney, Kevin Volland, Beto, André Ayew, Miroslav Stoch, and Søren Busk. After him are Sergio Rico, Virgilio Levratto, Yoshinori Ishigami, Muricy Ramalho, Milan Škriniar, and Yumi Watanabe.

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Among people born in 1921, Ron Greenwood ranks 377Before him are François Picard, Brian Moore, Kurt Marti, Johnny Otis, Erwin Hahn, and Geoffrey Crossley. After him are Muriel Pavlow, Giuseppe Moro, James Cooke Brown, Gilbert Stork, Günther Bechem, and Joan Greenwood. Among people deceased in 2006, Ron Greenwood ranks 312Before him are Ann Richards, Darren McGavin, Shirley Walker, Martin David Kruskal, Ossi Reichert, and Joseph Vissers. After him are Soraya, Bertha Brouwer, Gösta Sandberg, G. William Miller, Lamar Hunt, and Rubén Marcos.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ron Greenwood ranks 4,728 out of 7,765Before him are Gem Archer (1966), Geoffrey Crossley (1921), Peter Glenville (1913), Raymond Gosling (1926), Iain Pears (1955), and John Byrne (1950). After him are Tommy Flowers (1905), Aaron Taylor-Johnson (1990), Sonya Walger (1974), Jessie J (1988), Robert Hamer (1911), and Dick King-Smith (1922).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Ron Greenwood ranks 210Before him are Adam Lallana (1988), Trent Alexander-Arnold (1998), Mark Jones (1933), Phil Foden (2000), Kieran Trippier (1990), and Joe Spence (1898). After him are Emile Heskey (1978), Terry Paine (1939), Bart McGhee (1899), Danny Ward (1993), Luke Shaw (1995), and Craig Bellamy (1979).