Willie Watson

1920 - 2004

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Willie Watson, (7 March 1920 – 24 April 2004) was an English cricketer, who played for Yorkshire, Leicestershire and England. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Willie Watson has received more than 5,392 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Willie Watson is the 3,350th most popular soccer player (down from 1,950th in 2019), the 3,984th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,895th in 2019) and the 149th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Willie Watson ranks 3,350 out of 16,923. Before him are Zdeněk Grygera, Carlos Vela, Jörg Heinrich, Claude Papi, Jérémy Toulalan, and André Saeys. After him are Ever Palacios, Enzo Robotti, David Pegg, Mohamed Sissoko, Toshihiko Okimune, and Sunday Oliseh.

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Among people born in 1920, Willie Watson ranks 309Before him are Julio Bolbochán, Jimmy Witherspoon, Zeno Colò, Alberto Calderón, Denton Cooley, and G. D. Spradlin. After him are Ella Raines, Walter Frederick Morrison, Beah Richards, J. J. C. Smart, C. R. Rao, and Keith Andrews. Among people deceased in 2004, Willie Watson ranks 223Before him are Guinn Smith, José Luis Cuciuffo, Mikheil Korkia, Bill Nicholson, Mikhail Voronin, and Raja Ramanna. After him are Alan King, Sylvi Saimo, Hiram Fong, Volodymyr Kaplychnyi, Robert Pastorelli, and Marvin Heemeyer.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Willie Watson ranks 3,984 out of 6,924. Before him are Susan Hampshire (1937), Brian Henton (1946), Barney Greenway (1969), Francis Leggatt Chantrey (1781), James Wilson (1805), and Archibald Geikie (1835). After him are David Pegg (1935), Alex Pettyfer (1990), Steve Jackson (1951), Henry Hyndman (1842), Moira Shearer (1926), and Michael Foot (1913).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Willie Watson ranks 149Before him are Jackie Blanchflower (1933), Andy Auld (1900), George Graham (1944), Ray Wilson (1934), Peter Lorimer (1946), and Bill Nicholson (1919). After him are David Pegg (1935), George Cohen (1939), Jimmy Gallagher (1901), Frank Swift (1913), Paul Ince (1967), and Joe Mercer (1914).