Gianluca Vialli

1964 - 2023

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Gianluca Vialli (Italian pronunciation: [dʒanˈluːka ˈvjalli]; 9 July 1964 – 6 January 2023) was an Italian football player and manager who played as a striker. Vialli started his club career at his hometown club Cremonese in 1980, where he made 105 league appearances and scored 23 goals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gianluca Vialli has received more than 3,107,662 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Gianluca Vialli is the 168th most popular soccer player (up from 438th in 2019), the 1,000th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,769th in 2019) and the 18th most popular Italian Soccer Player.

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Over the past year Gianluca Vialli has had the most page views in the with 371,595 views, followed by Italian (323,396), and French (50,541). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Thai (257.66%), Southern Azerbaijani (172.43%), and Lao (110.29%)


Among soccer players, Gianluca Vialli ranks 168 out of 21,273Before him are Dennis Bergkamp, Iker Casillas, Bobby Robson, Kevin Keegan, Laurent Blanc, and Oldřich Nejedlý. After him are Luis Monti, Kazuyoshi Miura, József Bozsik, Javier Zanetti, Carles Puyol, and Felix Magath.

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Among people born in 1964, Gianluca Vialli ranks 27Before him are Ronnie Coleman, Klaus Ebner, Nigel Farage, Michelle Obama, Courteney Cox, and Edi Rama. After him are Duff McKagan, Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Carlos Ruiz Zafón, Guillermo del Toro, Tom Morello, and Ernesto Valverde. Among people deceased in 2023, Gianluca Vialli ranks 64Before him are Jan Jongbloed, Ahmed Qurei, Mark Margolis, Astrud Gilberto, Dubravka Ugrešić, and Alain Touraine. After him are Harry Markowitz, Cormac McCarthy, Tony Bennett, Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie, Gordon Moore, and Mary Quant.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Gianluca Vialli ranks 1,000 out of 5,161Before him are Alfonso Ferrero La Marmora (1804), Giovanni Battista Viotti (1755), Jacopo della Quercia (1374), Adelaide of Austria (1822), Alessandro Marcello (1673), and Daniele da Volterra (1509). After him are Flavio Briatore (1950), Antipope Nicholas V (1260), Claudia Mori (1944), Gaius Lucilius (-180), Alfonso IV of Aragon (1299), and Elsa Schiaparelli (1890).


Among soccer players born in Italy, Gianluca Vialli ranks 18Before him are Gianluigi Buffon (1978), Giacinto Facchetti (1942), Alessandro Del Piero (1974), Fabio Cannavaro (1973), Filippo Inzaghi (1973), and Sandro Mazzola (1942). After him are Vittorio Pozzo (1886), Andrea Pirlo (1979), Antonio Conte (1969), Giampiero Boniperti (1928), Gino Colaussi (1914), and Alessandro Costacurta (1966).