Claudio Gentile

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Claudio Gentile (Italian pronunciation: [ˈklaudjo dʒenˈtiːle]; born 27 September 1953) is an Italian football manager and former player who played as a defender in the 1970s and 1980s. Gentile appeared for Italy in two World Cup tournaments, and played for the winning Italian team in the 1982 final. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Claudio Gentile has received more than 390,010 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Claudio Gentile is the 308th most popular soccer player (up from 467th in 2019), the 21st most popular biography from Libya and the most popular Libyan Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 390k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.71

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.98

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.21

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Claudio Gentiles by language

Over the past year Claudio Gentile has had the most page views in the with 92,659 views, followed by English (43,715), and Spanish (11,345). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Low Saxon (181.90%), Armenian (162.68%), and Malagasy (122.94%)


Among soccer players, Claudio Gentile ranks 308 out of 21,273Before him are Waichiro Omura, Wesley Sneijder, José Santamaría, Julen Lopetegui, Valentino Mazzola, and Giovanni Ferrari. After him are Pedro Rocha, Sepp Piontek, Josep Samitier, Vujadin Boškov, José Antonio Camacho, and Iván Zamorano.

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Among people born in 1953, Claudio Gentile ranks 64Before him are John Zorn, Armen Sarkissian, Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna of Russia, Nanni Moretti, Alisher Usmanov, and Alan Moore. After him are Jean Tirole, Alberto Zaccheroni, Françoise Bettencourt Meyers, László Bölöni, Hans Krankl, and Antonio Tajani.

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In Libya

Among people born in Libya, Claudio Gentile ranks 21 out of 76Before him are Berenice II of Egypt (-267), Theodorus the Atheist (-340), Lorenzo Bandini (1935), Theodorus of Cyrene (-465), Arete of Cyrene (-400), and Hegesias of Cyrene (-400). After him are Rossana Podestà (1934), Abdul Ati al-Obeidi (1939), Fayez al-Sarraj (1960), Pedubast I (-900), Baghdadi Mahmudi (1945), and Ptolemy Apion (-101).


Among soccer players born in Libya, Claudio Gentile ranks 1After him are Al-Saadi Gaddafi (1973), and Al-Musrati (1996).