1942 - 2014


Eusébio da Silva Ferreira GCIH GCM (European Portuguese: [ewˈzɛβju ðɐ ˈsiɫvɐ fɨˈʁɐjɾɐ]; 25 January 1942 – 5 January 2014) was a Portuguese footballer who played as a striker. Eusébio is considered by many as one of the greatest footballers of all time. During his professional career, he scored 733 goals in 745 matches (41 goals in 64 matches for Portugal). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eusébio has received more than 1,754,490 page views. His biography is available in 81 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5th most popular soccer player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 75.92

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 81

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 12.90

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Eusébio ranks 5 out of 13,233Before him are Pelé, Johan Cruyff, Ferenc Puskás, and Lev Yashin. After him are Garrincha, Alfredo Di Stéfano, Franz Beckenbauer, Diego Maradona, Gerd Müller, Giuseppe Meazza, and George Best.

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Among people born in 1942, Eusébio ranks 7Before him are Muhammad Ali, Stephen Hawking, Muammar Gaddafi, Amitabh Bachchan, Jimi Hendrix, and Paul McCartney. After him are Harrison Ford, Ratko Mladić, Hu Jintao, Martin Scorsese, Barbra Streisand, and Ronnie James Dio. Among people deceased in 2014, Eusébio ranks 3Before him are Gabriel García Márquez and Ariel Sharon. After him are Alfredo Di Stéfano, Robin Williams, Eduard Shevardnadze, Claudio Abbado, Wojciech Jaruzelski, Eli Wallach, Joe Cocker, Nadine Gordimer, and Luis Aragonés.

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In Mozambique

Among people born in Mozambique, Eusébio ranks 1 out of 22After him are Samora Machel (1933), Carlos Queiroz (1953), Joaquim Chissano (1939), Armando Guebuza (1943), Graça Machel (1945), Mário Coluna (1935), Eduardo Mondlane (1920), Filipe Nyusi (1959), Afric Simone (1956), Júlio Duarte Langa (1927), and Alexandre José Maria dos Santos (1924).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Mozambique

Among soccer players born in Mozambique, Eusébio ranks 1After him are Carlos Queiroz (1953), Mário Coluna (1935), Abel Xavier (1972), Paulo Fonseca (1973), Mexer (1988), and Simão Mate Junior (1988).

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