English football is in mourning today after the death of Gordon Banks, its greatest goalkeeper and foundation of the 1966 World Cup triumph.
Banks is the fourth member of the only Three Lions team ever to win the World Cup to pass away - as too has manager Alf Ramsey.
Here is what has happened to all the players since their playing days ended, and almost 53 years since beating West Germany
on that unforgettable day at Wembley.
Finest English keeper of all time, who played mostly for the Leicester City and Stoke City.
His greatest moments were in an England shirt where he was part of the team that won the World Cup.
Pulled off the 'save of the century' from Pele's header at the 1970 World Cup - but was laid low by food poisoning before their quarter final with biggest rivals West Germany and they crashed out.
He died today aged 81 after battle with kidney cancer.
Hailed as 'the greatest full back I ever played against' by George Best, 79-year-old Cohen is still connected with Fulham, the only club he ever played for, and he has a statue outside Craven Cottage.
He was awarded an MBE in the New Year's Honours in 2000.
Nephew Ben won the Rugby World Cup with England in 2003.
Brother of Sir Bobby and a star defender in his own right, he played only for Leeds United in his career.
After retiring from football he enjoyed a largely successful managerial career at a number of clubs before taking the Republic of Ireland to 1994 World Cup in the United States.
The team's success at the American tournament made him a hero in sports-mad Ireland.
Now 83, he is retired from his TV work and has appeared frail in recent public appearances.
Peerless defender and captain of England considered the greatest ball-playing centre-half in history.
West Ham hero also played for Fulham at the end of his career and managed Southend United.
Tragically died aged just 51 in 1993 due to bowel cancer. He was the first of the 1966 team to pass away.
The Bobby Moore Fund, formed by his wife Stephanie, has raised millions of pounds for research into the disease.
Huddersfield's most-capped England international became an undertaker after hanging up his boots.
Wilson made 266 League appearances for Huddersfield, and had been capped 30 times for England - a record for Huddersfield Town. He moved to Everton in 1964.
At 32, he was also the oldest member of the team that beat West Germany 4-2 in the final on July 30.
Injuries began to take their toll and he was granted a free transfer by Everton in 1969.
After a season at Oldham and another at Bradford City, he retired in 1971 following a brief spell as caretaker manager.
He died last May aged 83 after suffering with Alzheimer's disease for 14 years.
His toothless dance after victory at Wembley has become iconic in English football, as were his ferocious midfield displays.
His friend and teammate Bobby Charlton called him a 'dog of war' who would chase down any cause on the football pitch.
Manchester United hero also helped bring through the likes of David Beckham while a youth coach at the club in the 1990s.
Aged 76, he too has developed Alzheimer's disease.
The young pup of the team but also the second to die, after Moore, aged just 61 following a heart attack in 2007.
Played for 13 clubs and managed eight, most notably Portsmouth and Manchester City, where his flat cap became an endearing trademark sight on the sidelines.
Proud Englishman famously had a picture of Sir Winston Churchill in his office wherever he worked.
In May 2005, Ball put his World Cup winners' medal and commemorative tournament cap up for auction to raise money for his family. They were sold for £140,000.
Survived the Munich Air Disaster before helping England to win first the World Cup and then Manchester United's first European Cup in 1968.
With his majestic left foot and crucial 1966 goals, many have said he may be the greatest footballer England has ever produced.
His achievements have been recognised in a variety of ways. He was knighted in 1994, the South Stand at Old Trafford was renamed in his honour and a statue of Charlton alongside Red Devils team-mates Denis Law and George Best is situated just outside the stadium.
Now 81, Sir Bobby is still a director at Old Trafford, and also helps run a charity aiding land mine clearance.
Scorer of the second goal in the final, the match with West Germany was even until Martin Peters put England ahead in the 78th, a lead it held until the last minute of normal time when Wolfgang Weber scrambled home an equalizer.
Peters had a brief time in charge of Sheffield United after playing for West Ham, Tottenham and Norwich.
Started a second career in insurance in 1984.
Now aged 75 and retired, he is the third player in the team who suffers with Alzheimer's.
Still the only player to score a hat-trick in the World Cup final, Sir Geoff was part of an army of West Ham players who dominated the 1966 England team.
His goal to seal victory in the last minute of extra time is the greatest moment in English football history.
Sir Geoff took charge of Chelsea from 1979-81 and also worked in Kuwait, as well as selling insurance for a time.
Now 77, former West Ham striker is retired and lives in Cheltenham with his wife, Judith.
One of Liverpool's greatest-ever players, Hunt joined his family's haulage company after retiring from playing in 1972.
After being overlooked for years, he was made MBE along with Ball, Cohen, Stiles and Wilson in 2000 after a campaign to recognise their achievements in 1966.
Now lives in Warrington, aged 80.
National hero and mastermind behind the team of 'wingless wonders', he lost his job after failing to qualify for 1974 World Cup.
Retired in 1980 to a quiet life in Ipswich, where he had managed Ipswich Town to the English league in 1961/62.
He died following a heart attack in 1999, aged 79.