Vivian Woodward

1879 - 1954

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Vivian John Woodward (3 June 1879 – 31 January 1954) was an English amateur footballer who enjoyed the peak of his career from the turn of the 20th century to the outbreak of the First World War. He played for Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea.He captained Great Britain to gold medals at the 1908 Olympics in London and in Stockholm in 1912. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vivian Woodward has received more than 159,393 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Vivian Woodward is the 1,727th most popular soccer player (down from 1,278th in 2019), the 2,829th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,359th in 2019) and the 62nd most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Vivian Woodward ranks 1,727 out of 16,923Before him are José Callejón, Romeo Benetti, Martín Demichelis, Milovan Rajevac, Stéphane Chapuisat, and Đorđe Vujadinović. After him are Campanal I, Gunnar Andersson, Miguel Ángel Lotina, Jaroslav Bouček, Edinho, and Angelo Di Livio.

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Among people born in 1879, Vivian Woodward ranks 129Before him are Ruth St. Denis, Rafael Erich, Adolf Wiklund, Benjamin Christensen, Shinobu Ishihara, and Grzegorz Fitelberg. After him are Ali-Akbar Dehkhoda, Nancy Astor, Viscountess Astor, Cyril Scott, Eugène Lanti, Perikles Kakousis, and Agnes Miegel. Among people deceased in 1954, Vivian Woodward ranks 88Before him are Hella Wuolijoki, Pyotr Leshchenko, Franz Josef Popp, Lucien Tesnière, Walter Braunfels, and Zofia Nałkowska. After him are John Lennard-Jones, Guy Mairesse, Hadiya Davletshina, Pat McDonald, Vincas Krėvė-Mickevičius, and Joe May.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Vivian Woodward ranks 2,829 out of 6,924Before him are John Lyly (1554), John Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll (1845), Timothy Laurence (1955), Henry Raeburn (1756), Louis Tomlinson (1991), and Robert Herrick (1591). After him are Roger Rees (1944), Mary Toft (1703), Mary Stewart (1916), Lance Macklin (1919), Milo Yiannopoulos (1984), and Edward William Lane (1801).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Vivian Woodward ranks 62Before him are Erling Braut Håland (2000), Gary Neville (1975), Tom Finney (1922), Bryan Robson (1957), Ashley Young (1985), and Roger Hunt (1938). After him are Rio Ferdinand (1978), Sol Campbell (1974), Jim Brown (1908), Ray Clemence (1948), Tommy Lawrence (1940), and Jimmy Hogan (1882).