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Giovanni Viola

1926 - 2008

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Giovanni Viola (Italian pronunciation: [dʒoˈvanni viˈɔːla; ˈvjɔː-]; 20 June 1926 – 7 July 2008) was an Italian footballer who played as a goalkeeper. Although he represented several Italian clubs throughout his career, he is mostly remembered for his successful stint with Juventus, where he won three Serie A titles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giovanni Viola has received more than 20,266 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Giovanni Viola is the 2,849th most popular soccer player, the 3,480th most popular biography from Italy and the 188th most popular Italian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Giovanni Viola ranks 2,849 out of 16,880Before him are Peter Platzer, Daniel Agger, Miguel Murillo, Papu Gómez, André Onana, and Mido. After him are Rubén Paz, Francisco Aguirre, Dieter Herzog, Zaur Kaloev, Peter Ducke, and Attilio Lombardo.

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Among people born in 1926, Giovanni Viola ranks 341Before him are William Wakefield Baum, José Manuel Estepa Llaurens, Nikos Koundouros, Miguel León-Portilla, Annie Palmen, and Walter Lassally. After him are Charlotte Rae, Pino Dordoni, Efraín Sánchez, Bernard Nathanson, Jan Zwartkruis, and Irene Camber. Among people deceased in 2008, Giovanni Viola ranks 247Before him are Antonio José González Zumárraga, Gennadi Volnov, Béatrix Beck, Thomas M. Disch, Kurt Furgler, and Paulos Faraj Rahho. After him are Dingiri Banda Wijetunga, Marilyn Ferguson, Cecilia Colledge, Eugenio Montejo, Sandy Allen, and Halszka Osmólska.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giovanni Viola ranks 3,480 out of 4,668Before him are Piero D'Inzeo (1923), Francesco Brioschi (1824), Riccardo Bacchelli (1891), Dario Mangiarotti (1915), Pino Caruso (1934), and Franco Comotti (1906). After him are Mario Luzi (1914), Attilio Lombardo (1966), Samantha Cristoforetti (1977), Pino Dordoni (1926), Anna Rita Del Piano (1966), and Sergio Mantovani (1929).


Among soccer players born in Italy, Giovanni Viola ranks 188Before him are Luigi Cevenini (1895), Vincenzo Iaquinta (1979), Pierluigi Casiraghi (1969), Piermario Morosini (1986), Mario Bertini (1944), and Leandro Remondini (1917). After him are Attilio Lombardo (1966), Gino Cappello (1920), Gianpiero Marini (1951), Alessandro Florenzi (1991), Giuseppe Giannini (1964), and Attilio Giovannini (1924).