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Nobby Stiles on why he didn't wear his dentures while meeting the Queen after World Cup win

During a 2010 interview, football player Nobby Stiles spoke about not having worn his dentures to shake hands with the Queen after winning the 1966 World cup, and joked about how his wife had never forgiven him for it. Stiles has died aged 78 after a long period with prostate cancer and advanced dementia.
Nobby Stiles, 1966 World Cup winner with England, dies aged 78

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    I'm a Liverpool fan but I respect this Man United legend, may he rest in peace. Hopefully his family can continue to raise awareness over the dangers of concussions and trauma from head injuries.

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    Nobby United legend RIP

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    Another legend has left us

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