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John Charles (VI) (1931–2004)

Regarded as the greatest football player produced by Wales, his career started by starring for second division Leeds United, at both center half and center forward, for ten years and leading the first division in 1956 when Leeds was promoted. He was transfered to Juventus in Turin for a then record sum where he led the league his new team to the ... See full bio »

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 1979 Superstars (TV Series)
Himself - Competitor
- Episode #4.1 (1979) ... Himself - Competitor
 1973 This Is Your Life (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Guest
- Jackie Charlton (1973) ... Himself - Guest
 1965 Idoli controluce
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 2011 Welsh Greats (TV Series documentary)
- John Charles (2011) ... Himself

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6' 2" (1.88 m)

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Youngest Welsh International player, 18 years old. Italian footballer of the year 1957-1958. See more »


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