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Ânderson Luís da Silva (born 13 February 1981), known as Luisão, is a Brazilian former professional footballer who played as a centre back. Luisão started his career at Juventus-SP in 1999 before moving to Cruzeiro the year later, where he spent three seasons. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luisão has received more than 425,563 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Luisão is the 2,605th most popular soccer player (down from 2,098th in 2019), the 532nd most popular biography from Brazil (down from 425th in 2019) and the 270th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 430k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.24

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 42

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.59

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.66

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Luisão ranks 2,605 out of 16,923. Before him are Toshio Matsuura, Estanislau de Figueiredo Pamplona, Carlo Annovazzi, Pavel Vrba, Rafinha, and Mimis Domazos. After him are Rubén Pagnanini, Marco Delvecchio, Mido, Marta, Tihomir Ognjanov, and Roberto Anzolin.

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Among people born in 1981, Luisão ranks 99Before him are Mohamed Zidan, Jared Kushner, Cho Yeo-jeong, Engin Akyürek, Jesse Williams, and Michiel Huisman. After him are Clive Standen, Joe Cole, Lleyton Hewitt, Nicolás Burdisso, Andreas Isaksson, and Jang Na-ra.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Luisão ranks 532 out of 1,947. Before him are Giba (1976), Hernanes (1985), Arthur Melo (1996), Flora Purim (1942), Estanislau de Figueiredo Pamplona (1904), and Rafinha (1985). After him are Marta (1986), Alexandre Torres (1966), Hércules de Miranda (1912), Serafim Fernandes de Araújo (1924), Marquinhos (1994), and Niginho (1912).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Luisão ranks 270Before him are Algisto Lorenzato (1910), Flávio Conceição (1974), Hernanes (1985), Arthur Melo (1996), Estanislau de Figueiredo Pamplona (1904), and Rafinha (1985). After him are Marta (1986), Alexandre Torres (1966), Hércules de Miranda (1912), Marquinhos (1994), Niginho (1912), and Manoelzinho (1907).