Herbert Chapman

Herbert Chapman

Birth
Kiveton Park, Metropolitan Borough of Rotherham, South Yorkshire, England
Death 6 Jan 1934 (aged 56)
Hendon, London Borough of Barnet, Greater London, England
Burial Hendon, London Borough of Barnet, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 5971231 · View Source
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Professional Footbal (Soccer) Manager. Considered one of the greatest football (soccer) managers of all time, he led both Huddersfield Town Football Club (1924 to 1926) and Arsenal Football Club (1933 to 1935) to the top of the English Football Premier League's First Division for three consecutive years. Regarded as the founder of Arsenal's greatness, he died from pneumonia after going to watch them with a chill, despite medical advice.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: David Conway
  • Added: 19 Nov 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5971231
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Herbert Chapman (1 Jan 1878–6 Jan 1934), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5971231, citing St Mary Churchyard, Hendon, London Borough of Barnet, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .