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About Bill Shankly
Bill Shankly, born William Shankly, was a professional soccer player and a soccer manager. As a player, he started his career with Carlisle United. He later joined Preston North End. He did not have many successes as a player. Later, he retired from the game due to age and became a manager instead. He made his coaching debut with Carlisle.
He also coached other minor clubs before joining Liverpool FC as their Head coach. He made an indelible mark at the team by winning the UEFA Cup and the League Championship three times. He managed Liverpool for fifteen years.
He was the son of Barbara and John. He had nine siblings including John, Bobby, Jimmy, Alec, Netta, Elizabeth and Isobel. In 1944, he got married to Agnes Fischer. He had two children named Jeanette and Barbara, and six grandchildren, at the time of his passing.
In 1981, he died in Liverpool.
In the 1972-1973 season, he won the Manager of the Year Award.
In 1978, he won PFA Merit Award.
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Famous quotes by Bill Shankly
A lot of football success is in the mind. You must believe you are the best and then make sure that you are.Bill Shankly
Football (soccer) is a matter of life and death, except more important.Bill Shankly
Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it's much more serious than that.Bill Shankly
F.A.Q. about Bill Shankly
When is his birthday?
Bill Shankly's birthday is on September 2, 1913.
In how many days is his birthday?
Bill Shankly's birthday is in 217 days
How old was Bill Shankly when he died?
He was 68 years old.
When did he die?
He died in September 29, 1981.
How old would he be today?
Bill Shankly would be 108 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Bill Shankly from?
He was born in Glenbuck, East Ayrshire Scotland.
Bill Shankly's Popularity
Bill Shankly was a famous Scottish footballer and manager, who was born on September 2, 1913. As a person born on this date, Bill Shankly is listed in our database as the 44th most popular celebrity for the day (September 2) and the 23rd most popular for the year (1913).
People born on September 2 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Bill Shankly is the 1587th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Bill Shankly's birthday, Bill Shankly is the 111th most famous Scottish.
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