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Dimas Manuel Marques Teixeira (born 16 February 1969), known simply as Dimas, is a Portuguese former footballer who played as a left-back. In a 15-year senior career he represented both Benfica and Sporting CP in his country, also having stints in four other nations, most notably with Juventus in Italy. Having played nearly 45 times for Portugal, Dimas represented the nation in two European Championships. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dimas has received more than 65,492 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Dimas is the 5,059th most popular soccer player (down from 4,632nd in 2019), the 170th most popular biography from South Africa and the 4th most popular South African Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 65k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 43.47

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.53

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Dimas by language

Over the past year Dimas has had the most page views in the with 9,323 views, followed by English (7,195), and Portuguese (6,769). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Korean (63.58%), Portuguese (59.72%), and Hungarian (51.63%)


Among soccer players, Dimas ranks 5,059 out of 21,273Before him are Alejandro Balde, Federico Edwards, Nenad Maslovar, Dionizije Dvornić, Jimmy Murphy, and Nicolò Zaniolo. After him are Christopher Nkunku, Matthew Bingley, Estanislau de Figueiredo Pamplona, Bjørn Rasmussen, Claude Buckenham, and Branislav Hrnjiček.

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Among people born in 1969, Dimas ranks 381Before him are Vincenzo Natali, James Cleverly, Sam Trammell, Dave Sheridan, Teri Polo, and Philippe Adams. After him are Olivier Beretta, Jesse James, Brian Van Holt, MC Ren, Morris Chestnut, and Katrin Krabbe.

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In South Africa

Among people born in South Africa, Dimas ranks 170 out of 454Before him are Paddy Driver (1934), Trevor Blokdyk (1935), Liezel Huber (1976), Lillian Board (1948), David Carstens (1914), and Ahmed Kathrada (1929). After him are Jackie Pretorius (1934), Robert Sobukwe (1924), Antjie Krog (1952), Richard Borcherds (1959), Francois Botha (1968), and Ilana Kloss (1956).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In South Africa

Among soccer players born in South Africa, Dimas ranks 4Before him are Bruce Grobbelaar (1957), Benni McCarthy (1977), and Gordon Hodgson (1904). After him are Steven Pienaar (1982), Phil Masinga (1969), Lucas Radebe (1969), Siphiwe Tshabalala (1984), Mark González (1984), Hans Vonk (1970), Aaron Mokoena (1980), and Quinton Fortune (1977).