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Helenio Herrera

1910 - 1997

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Helenio Herrera Gavilán (Spanish pronunciation: [eˈlenjo eˈreɾa ɣaβiˈlan]; 10 April 1910 – 9 November 1997) was an Argentine, naturalized French, football player and manager. He is best remembered for his success with the Inter Milan team known as Grande Inter in the 1960s. During his managerial career, Herrera won four La Liga titles in Spain (with Atlético Madrid and Barcelona) and three Serie A titles in Italy with Inter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Helenio Herrera has received more than 658,936 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Helenio Herrera is the 88th most popular soccer player (down from 70th in 2019), the 26th most popular biography from Argentina (down from 22nd in 2019) and the 8th most popular Argentinean Soccer Player.

Helenio Herrera is most famous for his work as a football manager, where he led teams to eight La Liga titles and four European Cups.

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Among soccer players, Helenio Herrera ranks 88 out of 16,880Before him are Eric Cantona, Guillermo Stábile, Bebeto, Jean-Pierre Adams, Gylmar dos Santos Neves, and Miguel Muñoz. After him are Denis Law, Roberto Mancini, René Higuita, Udo Lattek, Leo Beenhakker, and Rob Rensenbrink.

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Among people born in 1910, Helenio Herrera ranks 29Before him are William Shockley, Lee Byung-chul, William Hanna, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, Ludwig Stumpfegger, and Nathuram Godse. After him are Samuel Barber, Momofuku Ando, Jean Anouilh, August Landmesser, Jean-Louis Barrault, and Erich Kempka. Among people deceased in 1997, Helenio Herrera ranks 35Before him are Burgess Meredith, Chaim Herzog, Willem de Kooning, Edward Mills Purcell, Clyde Tombaugh, and Otto Ernst Remer. After him are Zoltán Czibor, Shoichi Yokoi, Dodi Fayed, John Eccles, Alfred Hershey, and Nikolai Tikhonov.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Helenio Herrera ranks 26 out of 1,019Before him are Leopoldo Galtieri (1926), Mario Kempes (1954), Carlos Reutemann (1942), Gabriel Batistuta (1969), Marcelo Bielsa (1955), and Guillermo Stábile (1905). After him are Diego Simeone (1970), Richard Walther Darré (1895), César Luis Menotti (1938), Néstor Kirchner (1950), Daniel Passarella (1953), and Lucio Fontana (1899).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Argentina

Among soccer players born in Argentina, Helenio Herrera ranks 8Before him are Alfredo Di Stéfano (1926), Lionel Messi (1987), Omar Sívori (1935), Mario Kempes (1954), Gabriel Batistuta (1969), and Guillermo Stábile (1905). After him are César Luis Menotti (1938), Daniel Passarella (1953), Luis Monti (1901), Carlos Bilardo (1938), Javier Zanetti (1973), and Mauricio Pochettino (1972).