Bill Lansdowne Soccer Player
William "Bill" Lansdowne, Sr. (born 9 November 1935) is an English former professional footballer who played as a midfielder. Born in Shoreditch, Lansdowne began his career in non-league football with Woodford Town, before making his professional debut in the Football League with West Ham United, making 57 league appearances for them between 1956 and 1963. After retiring as a player, Lansdowne joined the coaching staff at West Ham United. His son Billy and grandson Billy III were also professional footballers.