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Ted Drake

1912 - 1995

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Edward Joseph Drake (16 August 1912 – 30 May 1995) was an English football player and manager. As a player, he first played for Southampton but made his name playing for Arsenal in the 1930s, winning two league titles and an FA Cup, as well as five caps for England. Drake is Arsenal's joint fifth highest goalscorer of all time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ted Drake has received more than 219,182 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Ted Drake is the 2,707th most popular soccer player (down from 2,561st in 2019), the 3,729th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,466th in 2019) and the 113th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 23

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  • 3.15

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  • 3.47

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Among soccer players, Ted Drake ranks 2,707 out of 16,880Before him are Vladimir Maslachenko, Jaú, Joe Hart, Ángel Cabrera, Halil Altıntop, and Olaf Thon. After him are Isidoro Sota, Ludovico Avio, Hans Cieslarczyk, Bruno Giordano, Benedikt Höwedes, and Ivano Bordon.

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Among people born in 1912, Ted Drake ranks 276Before him are Eleanor Powell, Anton Buttigieg, Lauro Amadò, Hércules de Miranda, Niginho, and Jadwiga Jędrzejowska. After him are Ruby Payne-Scott, Wálter Guevara, Hideo Itokawa, Erik Larsson, Annemarie Heinrich, and Carmelo Robledo. Among people deceased in 1995, Ted Drake ranks 230Before him are Warren E. Burger, Emmanuel Roblès, Carlos Lapetra, Julio Caro Baroja, Osvald Käpp, and Elisha Cook Jr.. After him are George Stibitz, Paul A. Rothchild, George Rodger, Fischer Black, Margita Figuli, and Big John Studd.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ted Drake ranks 3,729 out of 7,765Before him are Joe Hart (1987), Kate Atkinson (1951), Henry Edward Manning (1808), Æthelwold of Winchester (900), Michael Grant (1914), and Jimmy White (1962). After him are Sebastian Cabot (1918), Joe Alwyn (1991), David Allan (1744), Saint Mungo (518), G. Evelyn Hutchinson (1903), and Peter Murphy (1957).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Ted Drake ranks 113Before him are Joe Cole (1981), Joe Fagan (1921), Simone Perrotta (1977), Peter Lorimer (1946), Gordon Strachan (1957), and Joe Hart (1987). After him are Jamie Carragher (1978), Justin Fashanu (1961), Nat Lofthouse (1925), Peter Withe (1951), David Pegg (1935), and Ernest Payne (1884).