1983 - Today


Dante Bonfim Costa Santos (born 18 October 1983), commonly known as Dante (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈdɐ̃tʃi]), is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for and captains French club Nice. Primarily a central defender, he has previously also been used as a defensive midfielder or a left back.After emerging at Juventude, Dante went on to play for Lille, Charleroi and Standard Liège, winning the Belgian Pro League with the latter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dante has received more than 528,876 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,524th most popular soccer player.

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  • 530k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 49

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.13

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Dante ranks 1,520 out of 13,233Before him are Theodoros Zagorakis, Coen Moulijn, José Ramón Alexanko, Fred Pentland, Stephan El Shaarawy, and Enver Marić. After him are Alexander Hleb, Giacomo Losi, Teddy Sheringham, André Schürrle, Angelo Peruzzi, and Åke Johansson.

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Among people born in 1983, Dante ranks 39Before him are Jamala, Jesse Eisenberg, Gabi, Meryem Uzerli, Daniela Ruah, and Maggie Grace. After him are Goran Pandev, Nancy Ajram, Fred, Fernando Verdasco, Tessa Thompson, and Bruno Senna.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Dante ranks 320 out of 1,296Before him are João Cabral de Melo Neto (1920), Afonsinho (1914), Airto Moreira (1941), Müller (1966), Anselmo Duarte (1920), and Ricardo Gomes (1964). After him are Ademir da Guia (1942), Fausto dos Santos (1905), Leivinha (1949), Nilo Murtinho Braga (1903), Michel Teló (1981), and Humberto de Araújo Benevenuto (1903).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Dante ranks 150Before him are Valdo Filho (1964), Edmundo (1971), Edmílson (1976), Afonsinho (1914), Müller (1966), and Ricardo Gomes (1964). After him are Ademir da Guia (1942), Fausto dos Santos (1905), Leivinha (1949), Nilo Murtinho Braga (1903), Humberto de Araújo Benevenuto (1903), and Fred (1983).

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