1952 - 1995

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Dirceu José Guimarães, known as Dirceu (Portuguese pronunciation: [dʒiʁˈsew]; 15 June 1952 – 15 September 1995), was a football player from Brazil. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dirceu has received more than 90,748 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Dirceu is the 720th most popular soccer player (up from 744th in 2019), the 176th most popular biography from Brazil (up from 183rd in 2019) and the 72nd most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Dirceu ranks 720 out of 16,923Before him are Rafael van der Vaart, Carlos Kaiser, James Rodríguez, Bauer, Clodoaldo, and Keylor Navas. After him are Seiichi Sakiya, Rudi Garcia, János Göröcs, Robert Pires, Andrey Arshavin, and Danny Blind.

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Among people born in 1952, Dirceu ranks 124Before him are Sergio Marchionne, Chazz Palminteri, Rainer Bonhof, Nikolai Andrianov, Chuck Lorre, and Rishi Kapoor. After him are Liz Mitchell, Abbas al-Musawi, Manuel Zelaya, Yoshitaka Amano, Vinnie Vincent, and Johann Schneider-Ammann. Among people deceased in 1995, Dirceu ranks 97Before him are Viveca Lindfors, Annie Fischer, Mary Wickes, Masashi Watanabe, Annie M. G. Schmidt, and Juan Carlos Onganía. After him are Leila Mourad, Adolfo Pedernera, Ida Lupino, Jack Clayton, Václav Neumann, and Michael V. Gazzo.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Dirceu ranks 176 out of 1,947Before him are José Bonifácio de Andrada (1763), Carlos Chagas (1879), Adriana Lima (1981), Carlos Kaiser (1963), Bauer (1925), and Clodoaldo (1949). After him are Prudente de Morais (1841), Tarsila do Amaral (1886), Friaça (1924), Giovane Élber (1972), Félix Miélli Venerando (1937), and Sebastião Lazaroni (1950).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Dirceu ranks 72Before him are Tite (1961), Rogério Ceni (1973), Júlio César (1979), Carlos Kaiser (1963), Bauer (1925), and Clodoaldo (1949). After him are Friaça (1924), Giovane Élber (1972), Félix Miélli Venerando (1937), Jorginho (1964), Jair da Costa (1940), and Wilson da Silva Piazza (1943).