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Terry Venables

1943 - 2023

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Terence Frederick Venables (6 January 1943 – 25 November 2023), often referred to as El Tel, was an English football player and manager who played for clubs including Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur and Queens Park Rangers and won two caps for England. As a manager, Venables won the Second Division championship with Crystal Palace in 1979. He reached the 1982 FA Cup Final with Queens Park Rangers and won the Second Division in 1983. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Terry Venables has received more than 2,742,180 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Terry Venables is the 2,128th most popular soccer player (up from 2,701st in 2019), the 3,290th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 3,547th in 2019) and the 88th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 30

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  • 4.53

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Among soccer players, Terry Venables ranks 2,128 out of 16,880Before him are Alfredo Brilhante da Costa, Giuseppe Baldo, John Bosman, Karl Zischek, Erich Srbek, and Jean Dockx. After him are Lorenzo Serra Ferrer, René Girard, Gallego, Mark Hughes, Oleksandr Zavarov, and Károly Sándor.

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Among people born in 1943, Terry Venables ranks 394Before him are Catherine Cesarsky, Peter Sinfield, Bob Hite, Jamie Gillis, Andrej Bajuk, and Brian Ferneyhough. After him are Peter Norton, Harley Race, Christopher Priest, Janet Akyüz Mattei, Lucius Shepard, and Giancarlo De Sisti. Among people deceased in 2023, Terry Venables ranks 243Before him are Charles Simic, Barry Newman, George Winston, Marcos Alonso, Gordon Lightfoot, and Evelyn Fox Keller. After him are Marcel Amont, Maryanne Trump Barry, Jenő Jandó, Rosi Mittermaier, Gleb Panfilov, and Valentina Ponomaryova.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Terry Venables ranks 3,290 out of 7,765Before him are A. E. Housman (1859), Tony Kaye (1945), Richard Hoggart (1918), William Primrose (1904), Deusdedit of Canterbury (600), and Tim McInnerny (1956). After him are Clive Russell (1945), Æthelthryth (636), Peter Mullan (1959), Siouxsie Sioux (1957), Sax Rohmer (1883), and Henry Salt (1780).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Terry Venables ranks 88Before him are Reece James (1999), Steve Bloomer (1874), Don Revie (1927), Geoff Bent (1932), Pat Jennings (1945), and Paul Cook (1956). After him are Mark Hughes (1963), Jim Bellamy (1881), Vic Buckingham (1915), Peter Bonetti (1941), Graeme Souness (1953), and Harry Maguire (1993).