Bill Shankly vs Craig Ferguson

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Scottish Footballer and Manager
Net worth 2018
$30 Million
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Industry
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Glenbuck, Scotland
Residence
Springburn
Scottish, Welsh
Country
United States
02/09/1913
BirthDay
17/05/1962
September 29, 1981
Died On
Height
1.88 m
Education
Muirfield Primary School, Cumbernauld High School
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2012

However, his statistics did not do much to improve the club’s position which was at 12th, went up to 9th and finished at 14th position under him

1974

Even after retirement in 1974, Shankly continued to be involved with football, appearing on radio chat shows connected to the game, helping other players and taking up advisory roles

1965

It was Shankly’s greatest ambition to win the FA Cup, which Liverpool did for the first time in 1965, and once again eight years later

1955

He then joined Huddersfield Town, first as reserve team coach, and later as manager, from 1955 to 1959, promoting many promising youngsters with good game

1954

He joined Workington in 1954 and worked with dedication to lift the team from doldrums

1951

Bill Shankly joined as manager of Grimsby Town in 1951 pulling the team out of their rut and putting them on a winning streak

1949

The years from 1949 to 1964 were his most remarkable ones as he worked on transforming a derelict Liverpool team to bring it up to the third position in the league

1946

League football restarted after the Second World War and in the 1946-47 season, Shankly was retained by ‘Preston North End’

1944

Shankly got married to Agnes ‘Nessie’ Fischer on 29th June, 1944

1938

In the period 1938-43, he also represented his country, Scotland, in twelve matches

1936

In the season 1936-37, Preston North End club reached the finals of the ‘FA Cup’ but was defeated

1935

From the bottom of the ‘Third Division’, he brought up the team to 8th position, winning 35 matches and losing 27, out of a total of 85

1933

In the 1933-34 season, he made his debut and was assessed as a player with tenacity and boundless energy

1928

In 1928, at the age of 14, Shankly left school and started to work at the colliery for meagre wages

2014

His contract with CBS to host the show extends through 2014

2012

He was also part of the voice cast of ‘Brave’, a computer-animated award winning fantasy comedy released in 2012

2010

He lent his voice to ‘Gobber the Belch’ in the 2010 3D computer-animated fantasy film ‘How to Train Your Dragon’

2009

In 2009, he published his memoir ‘American on Purpose: The Improbable Adventures of an Unlikely Patriot’

2006

He made his debut as a writer in 2006 with the publication of his novel ‘Between the Bridge and the River’

2005

His first show as host was broadcasted on January 3, 2005 while December 15, 2009 marked his 1000th episode as host

2004

He succeeded Craig Kilborn as the host on CBS’s ‘The Late Late Show’ in December 2004 and his first show as the regular host was aired in January 2005

1999

Apart from doing stand-up comedy and hosting shows, Ferguson also wrote and starred in three films, also directing one of them: ‘The Big Tease’ (1999), ‘Saving Grace’ (2000) and ‘I’ll Be There’ (2003)

1994

He moved to Los Angeles, US in 1994 and got his first role as a baker in the short-lived comedy ‘Maybe this Time’, which also starred Betty White and Marie Osmond

1993

Apart from comedy, he also presented his series on Scottish archaeology in 1993, titled ‘Dirt Detective’, which focused on historical sites throughout Scotland

1989

His first television appearance was as ‘Confidence’ in an episode of sitcom ‘Red Dwarf’ in 1989