Giampiero Boniperti

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Giampiero Boniperti (Italian pronunciation: [dʒamˈpjɛːro boniˈpɛrti]; 4 July 1928 – 18 June 2021) was an Italian footballer who played his entire 15-season career at Juventus between 1946 and 1961, winning five Serie A titles and two Coppa Italia titles. He also played for the Italy national team at international level, and took part at the 1950 and 1954 FIFA World Cup finals, as well as the 1952 Summer Olympics with Italy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giampiero Boniperti has received more than 255,663 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Giampiero Boniperti is the 214th most popular soccer player (down from 204th in 2019), the 1,266th most popular biography from Italy and the 19th most popular Italian Soccer Player.

Giampiero Boniperti is most famous for his career with Juventus. He was the captain of the club for many years and helped them win the Serie A title in 1947, 1952, 1953, and back-to-back titles in 1955 and 1956. He is the club's all-time leading scorer with 216 goals.

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Among soccer players, Giampiero Boniperti ranks 214 out of 16,923Before him are Masao Ono, Michael Ballack, Pavel Nedvěd, Takashi Takabayashi, Masao Nozawa, and Amarildo Tavares da Silveira. After him are Kurt Hamrin, Josip Skoblar, Yukio Goto, Haruo Arima, Arie Haan, and Emilio Butragueño.

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Among people born in 1928, Giampiero Boniperti ranks 79Before him are James Garner, Lina Wertmüller, Vera Rubin, Fats Domino, Zhu Rongji, and Hans Modrow. After him are Gene Sharp, Elias James Corey, Alan J. Pakula, Arman, Osamu Shimomura, and Bernard Buffet.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giampiero Boniperti ranks 1,266 out of 4,088Before him are Concino Concini (1575), Andrea della Robbia (1435), Paolo Gentiloni (1954), Amy Adams (1974), Tyrannius Rufinus (345), and Federico II Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua (1500). After him are Margaret, Countess of Tyrol (1318), Marino Faliero (1274), Lucius Accius (-170), Luca Marenzio (1553), Ivanoe Bonomi (1873), and Drusus Caesar (7).


Among soccer players born in Italy, Giampiero Boniperti ranks 19Before him are Luigi Riva (1944), Filippo Inzaghi (1973), Sandro Mazzola (1942), Fabio Cannavaro (1973), Andrea Pirlo (1979), and Antonio Conte (1969). After him are Vittorio Pozzo (1886), Roberto Mancini (1964), Gian Piero Gasperini (1958), Salvatore Schillaci (1964), Lorenzo Buffon (1929), and Valentino Mazzola (1919).