Syd Owen

1922 - 1998

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Sydney William Owen (29 September 1922 – 27 August 1998) was an English football player and coach. He spent nearly all his playing career as a centre half for Luton Town. Born in Birmingham to Florence Laura (née Whiley) and Henry Sydney Owen, Owen began his football career playing for the Birmingham YMCA team before joining Birmingham City as a youth player. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Syd Owen has received more than 41,306 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Syd Owen is the 5,258th most popular soccer player, the 4,981st most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 284th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Syd Owen ranks 5,258 out of 16,923Before him are Takashi Kuwahara, Ned Zelic, Ada Hegerberg, Billy Bingham, Petter Hansson, and Manuel da Costa. After him are Walter Centeno, Mirel Rădoi, Jonathan Soriano, Emmanuel Emenike, Fernando Quirarte, and Marco Motta.

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Among people born in 1922, Syd Owen ranks 345Before him are Herb McKenley, Audrey Meadows, Bert I. Gordon, Gil Merrick, Hrishikesh Mukherjee, and Helen Gurley Brown. After him are Eugenie Clark, Bill Macy, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Lamont Johnson, Frank Spellman, and Len Lesser. Among people deceased in 1998, Syd Owen ranks 245Before him are Edwin Thompson Jaynes, Muriel Humphrey Brown, Cliff Barker, Eleanor Garatti, Esther Rolle, and Fred Wacker. After him are Albert Gore Sr., Eddie Rabbitt, Matthew Shepard, Tony Shelly, Keith Newton, and Lawton Chiles.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Syd Owen ranks 4,981 out of 6,924Before him are Peter Robinson (1948), Jamie Cullum (1979), Holmes Herbert (1882), Billy Bingham (1931), Clare Higgins (1955), and George Windsor, Earl of St Andrews (1962). After him are Stuart Bingham (1976), Ian Stewart (1929), Anoushka Shankar (1981), Gemma Chan (1982), Lara Pulver (1980), and Tracey Thorn (1962).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Syd Owen ranks 284Before him are Peter Beardsley (1961), Jay Bothroyd (1982), Bill Eckersley (1925), Laurie Scott (1917), Scott Parker (1980), and Billy Bingham (1931). After him are Steve Sumner (1955), Alan Mullery (1941), Danny Ward (1993), Mick McCarthy (1959), Neil Young (1944), and Alan Hodgkinson (1936).