Amarildo Tavares da Silveira

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Amarildo Tavares da Silveira, also known as Amarildo (Portuguese pronunciation: [amaˈɾiwdu]; born 29 July 1939), is a retired Brazilian footballer who played as a striker. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amarildo Tavares da Silveira has received more than 99,016 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Amarildo Tavares da Silveira is the 213th most popular soccer player (up from 218th in 2019), the 76th most popular biography from Brazil (up from 78th in 2019) and the 34th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

Amarildo Tavares da Silveira was a Brazilian footballer who played as a striker. He is most famous for his participation in the 1958 FIFA World Cup.

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Among soccer players, Amarildo Tavares da Silveira ranks 213 out of 16,923Before him are Shumpei Inoue, Masao Ono, Michael Ballack, Pavel Nedvěd, Takashi Takabayashi, and Masao Nozawa. After him are Giampiero Boniperti, Kurt Hamrin, Josip Skoblar, Yukio Goto, Haruo Arima, and Arie Haan.

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Among people born in 1939, Amarildo Tavares da Silveira ranks 63Before him are Claude François, Phil Spector, Lee Majors, Beate Klarsfeld, Ruud Lubbers, and Ginger Baker. After him are Karl-Heinz Schnellinger, Princess Irene of the Netherlands, Emil Constantinescu, Amancio Amaro, Scott McKenzie, and Fikret Abdić.

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Among people born in Brazil, Amarildo Tavares da Silveira ranks 76 out of 1,947Before him are Zizinho (1921), Neymar (1992), Tostão (1947), Careca (1960), João Goulart (1918), and Leonardo Boff (1938). After him are Deodoro da Fonseca (1827), Jair Marinho (1936), Itamar Franco (1930), Pepe (1935), Ernesto Geisel (1907), and Hilderaldo Bellini (1930).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Amarildo Tavares da Silveira ranks 34Before him are Cafu (1970), Moacir Barbosa Nascimento (1921), Zizinho (1921), Neymar (1992), Tostão (1947), and Careca (1960). After him are Jair Marinho (1936), Pepe (1935), Hilderaldo Bellini (1930), Telê Santana (1931), Antônio Wilson Vieira Honório (1943), and Mauro Ramos (1930).