Steve Bloomer

1874 - 1938

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Stephen Bloomer (20 January 1874 – 16 April 1938) was an England international footballer and manager who played for Derby County – becoming their record goalscorer – and Middlesbrough. The anthem Steve Bloomer's Watchin' is played at every Derby home game and there is a bust of him at the Pride Park Stadium. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steve Bloomer has received more than 222,467 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Steve Bloomer is the 2,326th most popular soccer player (down from 1,975th in 2019), the 3,287th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,911th in 2019) and the 90th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Steve Bloomer ranks 2,326 out of 16,923Before him are José Parra Martínez, Rashidi Yekini, Rudi Assauer, Ludo Coeck, Stéphane Guivarc'h, and Vic Buckingham. After him are Miranda, Jaime Ramírez, Kazumi Tsubota, Diego Tristán, Jorge Toro, and Alex Song.

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Among people born in 1874, Steve Bloomer ranks 138Before him are Oskari Mantere, Johannes Baumann, Theodore Lyman IV, Emmanuel Célestin Suhard, Adolf Brand, and Manuel Díaz. After him are Lewis Sheldon, Leonard Eugene Dickson, Dmitry Gulia, Charles W. Gilmore, Harold Kitson, and Arthur Meighen. Among people deceased in 1938, Steve Bloomer ranks 149Before him are Lev Schnirelmann, Edward M. House, Harvey S. Firestone, Grey Owl, Pearl White, and John Jacob Abel. After him are Herbert Jamison, José Luis Tejada Sorzano, Harry Myers, Ricardo Samper, Ekaterine Gabashvili, and Alma Gluck.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Steve Bloomer ranks 3,287 out of 6,924Before him are John D. Barrow (1952), Vic Buckingham (1915), Mary Elizabeth Braddon (1835), Leo Sayer (1948), Norman Smith (1923), and Sheena Easton (1959). After him are Eva Le Gallienne (1899), Robert Wight (1796), James Whitbread Lee Glaisher (1848), Ben Nicholson (1894), E. H. Shepard (1879), and William Stukeley (1687).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Steve Bloomer ranks 90Before him are Andy Cole (1971), Teddy Sheringham (1966), Fred Pentland (1883), Ashley Cole (1980), Michael Carrick (1981), and Vic Buckingham (1915). After him are Mark Hughes (1963), Peter Crouch (1981), Simone Perrotta (1977), Steve Bruce (1960), Joe Hart (1987), and Peter Osgood (1947).