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Chelsea FC Profile: Johnny Jackson

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Full Name: John Jackson

Born: Wednesday, 29th November 1905
Place of birth: Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Height: 5' 9"
Died: Thursday, 10th June 1965 (aged 59)
Burial: Buried - White Point Cemetery, White Point, Queens County, Nova Scotia, Canada

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1933 to 1942

DOB 29 Nov 1905 Proved by birth registery on Scotland's People website and confirmed with 1939 Census. DoD 10 June 1965 confirmed from Nova Scotia Death certificate:

Playing Career:

Kirkintilloch Rob Roy
Partick Thistle
Chelsea (Jun 1933 to Jun 1942) - cost: unknown - Retired

* Retired = Retired from playing at the end of Chelsea contract, or for reason stated

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 26th August 1933, Stoke City 1 - 0 Chelsea

Age on debut: 27 years 8 months 28 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 15th April 1939, Huddersfield Town 3 - 1 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1933 / 34 600006
1934 / 35 27200029
1935 / 36 10000010
1936 / 37 100001
1937 / 38 200002
1938 / 39 300003


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl

* oth = other competitive matches such as Full Members Cup, Charity/Community Shield, Fifa World Club Cup.
Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. Johnny Jackson made 51 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League26th Aug 1933Stoke City10Chelsea32,725 match lost
League2nd Sep 1933Chelsea52Wolverhampton Wanderers31,792 match won
League4th Sep 1933Huddersfield Town61Chelsea7,508 match lost
League9th Sep 1933Sheffield United41Chelsea13,598 match lost
League13th Sep 1933Chelsea23Huddersfield Town20,006 match lost
League5th May 1934Leeds United31Chelsea6,092 match lost
League22nd Sep 1934Preston North End20Chelsea18,332 match lost
League17th Nov 1934Blackburn Rovers12Chelsea10,781 match won
League24th Nov 1934Chelsea25Arsenal43,419 match lost
League1st Dec 1934Portsmouth11Chelsea18,076 match drawn
League8th Dec 1934Chelsea41Liverpool29,005 match won
League15th Dec 1934Manchester City20Chelsea28,797 match lost
League22nd Dec 1934Chelsea21Middlesbrough23,724 match won
League26th Dec 1934Aston Villa03Chelsea52,886 match won
League29th Dec 1934Chelsea11Derby County50,687 match drawn
League5th Jan 1935Leicester City10Chelsea14,593 match lost
F.A. Cup12th Jan 1935Chelsea11Luton Town46,492 match drawn
F.A. Cup16th Jan 1935Luton Town20Chelsea23,041 match lost
League19th Jan 1935Chelsea22Sunderland37,096 match drawn
League30th Jan 1935Tottenham Hotspur13Chelsea28,121 match won
League2nd Feb 1935Chelsea00Preston North End31,994 match drawn
League9th Feb 1935Grimsby Town31Chelsea12,442 match lost
League20th Feb 1935Chelsea30Everton11,701 match won
League23rd Feb 1935Huddersfield Town30Chelsea13,593 match lost
League6th Mar 1935Chelsea22Birmingham13,016 match drawn
League9th Mar 1935Stoke City01Chelsea13,186 match won
League16th Mar 1935Chelsea71Leeds United35,698 match won
League23rd Mar 1935West Bromwich Albion22Chelsea13,721 match drawn
League30th Mar 1935Chelsea42Blackburn Rovers34,470 match won
League13th Apr 1935Chelsea11Portsmouth44,787 match drawn
League19th Apr 1935Chelsea42Wolverhampton Wanderers44,636 match won
League20th Apr 1935Liverpool60Chelsea14,297 match lost
League22nd Apr 1935Wolverhampton Wanderers61Chelsea32,703 match lost
League27th Apr 1935Chelsea42Manchester City22,593 match won
League4th May 1935Middlesbrough22Chelsea17,505 match drawn
League31st Aug 1935Chelsea22Liverpool41,224 match drawn
League4th Sep 1935Chelsea35Stoke City23,687 match lost
League7th Sep 1935Grimsby Town13Chelsea14,917 match won
League9th Sep 1935Stoke City30Chelsea21,310 match lost
League14th Sep 1935Chelsea10Leeds United35,720 match won
League16th Sep 1935Blackburn Rovers10Chelsea14,610 match lost
League21st Sep 1935West Bromwich Albion12Chelsea17,183 match won
League28th Sep 1935Chelsea31Sunderland61,051 match won
League12th Oct 1935Chelsea11Arsenal82,905 match drawn
League19th Oct 1935Everton51Chelsea18,934 match lost
League17th Apr 1937Brentford10Chelsea22,042 match lost
League23rd Oct 1937Chelsea21Brentford56,810 match won
League9th Apr 1938Chelsea41Leicester City20,211 match won
League22nd Oct 1938Brentford10Chelsea31,425 match lost
League11th Mar 1939Chelsea51Grimsby Town17,102 match won
League15th Apr 1939Huddersfield Town31Chelsea11,731 match lost

Chelsea Graves Society Info & External Research Links:

Link to the CGS Ancestry profile for John Jackson View CGS profile for John Jackson on Ancestry
Link to the findagrave profile for John Jackson View CGS profile for John Jackson on Find-A-Grave
Link to the CGS Zeemaps location for John Jackson View location on Zeemaps for John Jackson

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Chelsea FC Player Johnny Jackson

Games Won: 19
Win Percentage: 37.25%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 51 appearances, Johnny Jackson played alongside the following 39 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Len Allum (27)
Jimmy Argue (36)
Joe Bambrick (28)
George Barber (40)
Ned Barkas (2)
Bill Barraclough (36)
Peter Buchanan (2)
Harry Burgess (20)
Alec Cheyne (1)
Wilf Chitty (2)
James Copeland (2)
Allan Craig (47)
Dickie Foss (1)
Hughie Gallacher (4)
George Gibson (31)
Bob Gregg (7)
Bob Griffiths (3)
Alf Hanson (2)
Jack Horton (8)
Jock Hutcheson (4)
Tommy Law (11)
Bob MacAulay (28)
Arnold Mayes (1)
Harold Miller (37)
George Mills (18)
Billy Mitchell (12)
Peter O'Dowd (5)
John O'Hare (11)
Eric Oakton (7)
Leslie Odell (6)
Joe Payne (2)
Tommy Priestley (2)
Johnnie Rankin (1)
Willie Russell (11)
Bob Salmond (2)
Doug Smale (1)
Jack Smith (4)
Dick Spence (43)
Sam Weaver (5)