Augusto da Costa

1920 - 2004

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Augusto da Costa (22 October 1920 – 1 March 2004), sometimes known as just Augusto, was a Brazilian footballer who played for the Brazil national football team. He captained the Brazil team to the 1950 FIFA World Cup final leading them to become the runners-up of the tournament after losing to Uruguay. He was born in Rio de Janeiro. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Augusto da Costa has received more than 26,987 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Augusto da Costa is the 1,387th most popular soccer player, the 315th most popular biography from Brazil and the 139th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Augusto da Costa ranks 1,387 out of 16,923Before her are Roberto Porta, Hugo Lloris, Mohamed Salah, Yoshitada Yamaguchi, Herbert Erhardt, and Karl Koller. After her are Cristian Chivu, Claudio Bravo, Robert Jarni, Serge Gnabry, Massimo Ambrosini, and Roberto de Assis Moreira.

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Among people born in 1920, Augusto da Costa ranks 212Before her are Stanko Todorov, Amos Tutuola, Lydia Wideman, Camillo Felgen, Yves Robert, and Olga Orozco. After her are Nadir Afonso, Karen Khachaturian, Gordon Gould, Andrew V. McLaglen, Jens Bjørneboe, and Andrée Chedid. Among people deceased in 2004, Augusto da Costa ranks 145Before her are Rogelio Domínguez, Xenophon Zolotas, Rick James, Juan Carlos Aramburu, Howard Keel, and Bryce DeWitt. After her are John Drew Barrymore, Carmen Laforet, Gennadi Strekalov, Bror Mellberg, Barney Kessel, and Alexander Ragulin.

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Among people born in Brazil, Augusto da Costa ranks 315 out of 1,947Before her are José Wilker (1944), Gilmar Rinaldi (1959), Paulo Cézar Caju (1949), Fred (1983), Naná Vasconcelos (1944), and Zilda Arns (1934). After her are Roberto de Assis Moreira (1971), Valdir Espinosa (1947), Paulo Evaristo Arns (1921), Júlio Baptista (1981), Cicinho (1980), and Egberto Gismonti (1947).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Augusto da Costa ranks 139Before her are Neco (1895), Zé Maria (1949), Júlio César (1963), Gilmar Rinaldi (1959), Paulo Cézar Caju (1949), and Fred (1983). After her are Roberto de Assis Moreira (1971), Valdir Espinosa (1947), Júlio Baptista (1981), Cicinho (1980), Douglas Costa (1990), and Araken Patusca (1905).