Harry McShane

Born Apr 8, 1920

Harold McShane is a Scottish former football player, who played as a direct and speedy winger. He is the father of actor Ian McShane.

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Harry McShane.


1920 Birth Born on April 8, 1920.


1937 17 Years Old Born in Holytown, North Lanarkshire, McShane started his professional career with Bellshill Athletic, before moving to Blackburn Rovers in 1937. … Read More


1947 27 Years Old After the war ended he joined Huddersfield Town, before moving on to Bolton Wanderers in 1947.


1951 31 Years Old 1 More Event
He spent four years at Bolton, racking up close to 100 appearances before signing for Manchester United in 1951.
1954 34 Years Old In 1954, he transferred to Oldham Athletic, before seeing out his playing days with non-league sides; Chorley (player-coach), Wellington Town and Droylsden. … Read More
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