Stan Mortensen

1921 - 1991

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Stanley Harding Mortensen (26 May 1921 – 22 May 1991) was an English professional footballer, most famous for his part in the 1953 FA Cup Final (subsequently known as the "Matthews Final"), in which he became the only player ever to score a hat-trick in a Wembley FA Cup Final. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stan Mortensen has received more than 138,620 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Stan Mortensen is the 3,554th most popular soccer player (down from 2,798th in 2019), the 4,118th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 162nd most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Stan Mortensen ranks 3,554 out of 16,923Before him are Marc Degryse, Pavel Černý, Loïc Rémy, Klaus Berggreen, Fernando Meira, and Marko Arnautović. After him are Paride Tumburus, Yoko Takahagi, Federico Macheda, Eijun Kiyokumo, Anders Svensson, and Andries Jonker.

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Among people born in 1921, Stan Mortensen ranks 326Before him are Josef Holeček, Vera-Ellen, Günther Bechem, Geoffrey Crossley, Sam Tingle, and Nando González. After him are Nelson Riddle, Ann Savage, Farley Mowat, Gordon Thomas, Gilbert Stork, and Johnny Otis. Among people deceased in 1991, Stan Mortensen ranks 192Before him are Henri Louveau, Steve Clark, Veniamin Alexandrov, Redd Foxx, Paulo Muwanga, and Cliff Bastin. After him are Mildred Dunnock, Tennessee Ernie Ford, Meindert DeJong, Eleanor Boardman, Gordon Pirie, and Ismat Chughtai.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Stan Mortensen ranks 4,118 out of 6,924Before him are Princess Maud, Countess of Southesk (1893), David Hewlett (1968), Alex Turner (1986), Alfred Ewing (1855), Chris Irwin (1942), and Virginia McKenna (1931). After him are Topper Headon (1955), Richard Thompson (1949), Hamilton Harty (1879), Ivor Allchurch (1929), Ricky Whittle (1981), and Isaac Hempstead Wright (1999).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Stan Mortensen ranks 162Before him are Jackie Milburn (1924), Dave Mackay (1934), Theo Walcott (1989), Cliff Bastin (1912), Frank Lampard (1948), and Jesse Lingard (1992). After him are Ivor Allchurch (1929), Mark Jones (1933), Jadon Sancho (2000), Peter Taylor (1928), Ray Wilkins (1956), and Les Ferdinand (1966).