Giuseppe Meazza

1910 - 1979

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Giuseppe Meazza (Italian pronunciation: [dʒuˈzɛppe meˈattsa]; 23 August 1910 – 21 August 1979) was an Italian football manager and player. Throughout his career, he played mainly for Inter Milan in the 1930s, scoring 242 goals in 365 games for the club, and winning three Serie A titles, as well as the Coppa Italia; he later also played for local rivals Milan, as well as Turin rivals Juventus, in addition to his spells with Varese and Atalanta. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giuseppe Meazza has received more than 1,007,521 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). Giuseppe Meazza is the 18th most popular soccer player (down from 12th in 2019), the 264th most popular biography from Italy (up from 288th in 2019) and the most popular Italian Soccer Player.

Giuseppe Meazza was an Italian footballer who played as a forward. He is most famous for being the first player to score more than 300 goals in Italy's top division.

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Over the past year Giuseppe Meazza has had the most page views in the with 182,772 views, followed by English (126,243), and Spanish (48,495). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Thai (1,196.12%), Belarusian (387.06%), and Maltese (337.29%)


Among soccer players, Giuseppe Meazza ranks 18 out of 21,273Before him are Mário Zagallo, Zinedine Zidane, Ronaldo, Zico, Santiago Bernabéu Yeste, and Bobby Charlton. After him are Michel Platini, George Best, Jairzinho, Koji Tanaka, Josef Bican, and Lionel Messi.

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Among people born in 1910, Giuseppe Meazza ranks 4Before him are Mother Teresa, Akira Kurosawa, and Jacques Cousteau. After him are Ingrid of Sweden, Robert K. Merton, Irena Sendler, Gloria Stuart, Jean Genet, Paulette Goddard, Katherine Oppenheimer, and Django Reinhardt. Among people deceased in 1979, Giuseppe Meazza ranks 4Before him are Josef Mengele, Park Chung-hee, and John Wayne. After him are Talcott Parsons, Herbert Marcuse, Nino Rota, Jean Renoir, Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, Jean Monnet, Sándor Kocsis, and Mika Waltari.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giuseppe Meazza ranks 264 out of 5,161Before him are Marie de' Medici (1575), Lucius Verus (130), Bernardo Bertolucci (1941), Pope Lucius II (1100), Pope Adeodatus I (570), and Pope Celestine V (1215). After him are Pope John XVIII (970), Pope Marcellus I (255), Benvenuto Cellini (1500), Umberto II of Italy (1904), Pope Honorius II (1100), and Pertinax (126).


Among soccer players born in Italy, Giuseppe Meazza ranks 1After him are Cesare Maldini (1932), Roberto Baggio (1967), Paolo Maldini (1968), Paolo Rossi (1956), Roberto Mancini (1964), Luigi Riva (1944), Franco Baresi (1960), Gianni Rivera (1943), Silvio Piola (1913), Francesco Totti (1976), and Gianluigi Buffon (1978).