1963 - Today


Carlos Caetano Bledorn Verri (born October 31, 1963 in Ijuí, Rio Grande do Sul), commonly known as Dunga (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈdũɡɐ]), is a Brazilian football manager and former professional footballer who played as a defensive midfielder. Under his captaincy, Brazil won the 1994 FIFA World Cup and he lifted the World Cup trophy. Along with Xavi, he is one of only two men to have played in a World Cup final, an Olympic final, a Confederations Cup final and a continental championship final. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dunga has received more than 742,492 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 236th most popular soccer player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 740k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.83

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 57

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.95

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.23

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Dunga ranks 235 out of 13,233Before him are Shogo Kamo, Lee Yoo-hyung, Emilio Butragueño, Piet Keizer, Pepe, and Saizo Saito. After him are Raimundo Orsi, Takeshi Inoue, Hilderaldo Bellini, Dani Alves, Tamotsu Asakura, and Rafael Moreno Aranzadi.

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Among people born in 1963, Dunga ranks 33Before him are Borut Pahor, Andrej Kiska, Natasha Richardson, Rick Rubin, Jean-Pierre Papin, and Emilio Butragueño. After him are Hideo Kojima, Brigitte Nielsen, Emmanuelle Béart, Til Schweiger, Rumen Radev, and Yngwie Malmsteen.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Dunga ranks 80 out of 1,296Before him are Itamar Franco (1930), Tostão (1947), Tancredo Neves (1910), Chico Xavier (1910), Amarildo Tavares da Silveira (1939), and Pepe (1935). After him are Anita Garibaldi (1821), Hilderaldo Bellini (1930), Dani Alves (1983), Careca (1960), Paulo Mendes da Rocha (1928), and Ernesto Geisel (1907).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Dunga ranks 36Before him are Kaká (1982), Moacir Barbosa Nascimento (1921), Gérson (1941), Tostão (1947), Amarildo Tavares da Silveira (1939), and Pepe (1935). After him are Hilderaldo Bellini (1930), Dani Alves (1983), Careca (1960), Waldo Machado (1934), Pepe (1983), and Mauro Ramos (1930).

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