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 538,859 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Helenio Herrera is the 70th most popular soccer player (down from 61st in 2019), the 22nd most popular biography from Argentina and the 7th 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 70 out of 16,923Before him are Guillermo Stábile, Roberto Carlos, Rob Rensenbrink, Roger Milla, Paul Breitner, and Oliver Kahn. After him are Gordon Banks, Rivaldo, Fritz Walter, Eric Cantona, Zito, and Silvio Piola.

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Among people born in 1910, Helenio Herrera ranks 26Before him are Dorothy Hodgkin, Jacques Monod, Samuel Barber, William Shockley, Chiang Ching-kuo, and Lee Byung-chul. After him are Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, Nathuram Godse, Dominique Pire, Joseph Kasa-Vubu, Jean Anouilh, and Eero Saarinen. Among people deceased in 1997, Helenio Herrera ranks 29Before him are Clyde Tombaugh, Fred Zinnemann, Dora Maar, Melvin Calvin, Robert Mitchum, and Aldo Rossi. After him are Willem de Kooning, Burgess Meredith, Otto Ernst Remer, Zoltán Czibor, Princess Olga of Greece and Denmark, and Edward Mills Purcell.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Helenio Herrera ranks 22 out of 900Before him are Omar Sívori (1935), Cristina Fernández de Kirchner (1953), Mercedes Sosa (1935), Mario Kempes (1954), Leopoldo Galtieri (1926), and Guillermo Stábile (1905). After him are Carlos Menem (1930), Gabriel Batistuta (1969), Carlos Reutemann (1942), Marcelo Bielsa (1955), César Luis Menotti (1938), and Manuel Belgrano (1770).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Argentina

Among soccer players born in Argentina, Helenio Herrera ranks 7Before him are Alfredo Di Stéfano (1926), Diego Maradona (1960), Lionel Messi (1987), Omar Sívori (1935), Mario Kempes (1954), and Guillermo Stábile (1905). After him are Gabriel Batistuta (1969), César Luis Menotti (1938), Daniel Passarella (1953), Luis Monti (1901), Javier Zanetti (1973), and Osvaldo Ardiles (1952).