Danny Wilson (rugby league)
|Born||1955 (age 59–60)
Danny Wilson (born 1955) is a British former professional rugby league player of the 1970s and 1980s. A Wales national representative stand-off half back, he played his club rugby for Widnes, Swinton, Runcorn Highfield and Springfield Borough.
Wilson is the father of retired Manchester United footballer and former Welsh international Ryan Giggs, who was christened Ryan Joseph Wilson but as a teenager changed his surname to that of his mother. Giggs is said to have inherited his balance and athleticism from his father.
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