Luis del Sol

1935 - 2021

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Luis del Sol Cascajares (6 April 1935 – 20 June 2021) was a Spanish football midfielder and manager. He played a total of 112 La Liga games for Betis and Real Madrid (28 goals scored), winning five major titles with the latter side and earning several Ballon d'Or nominations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luis del Sol has received more than 86,943 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Luis del Sol is the 457th most popular soccer player (down from 433rd in 2019), the 557th most popular biography from Spain (up from 605th in 2019) and the 35th most popular Spanish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Luis del Sol ranks 457 out of 21,273Before him are Hans-Peter Briegel, Willem van Hanegem, Roberto Dinamite, John Toshack, Gianluca Zambrotta, and Yukio Tsuda. After him are Walter Mazzarri, Aldair, Sigfried Held, Ko Arima, Masao Uchino, and Jorge Burruchaga.

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Among people born in 1935, Luis del Sol ranks 89Before him are Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, Fritz Honka, Ron Paul, Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr, Lee Remick, and Viktor Bryukhanov. After him are Carl Andre, Serge Klarsfeld, Judd Hirsch, Yury Solomin, Gene Vincent, and Fernando del Paso. Among people deceased in 2021, Luis del Sol ranks 105Before him are Mira Furlan, Max Mosley, Carolyn S. Shoemaker, Viktor Bryukhanov, Christian Boltanski, and Paulo Mendes da Rocha. After him are Kim Yong-ju, Marion Ramsey, Gunnel Lindblom, Olympia Dukakis, Frank Williams, and Tarcisio Burgnich.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Luis del Sol ranks 557 out of 3,355Before him are Carmen Polo, 1st Lady of Meirás (1900), Moses de León (1250), Pedro Alonso (1971), Reccared II (650), Elvira of Castile, Queen of Sicily (1103), and Witteric (570). After him are Juan de Herrera (1530), Infanta Beatriz of Spain (1909), Jabir ibn Aflah (1100), Ordoño IV of León (926), Gaius Julius Vindex (25), and Infanta Eulalia of Spain (1864).


Among soccer players born in Spain, Luis del Sol ranks 35Before him are José Antonio Camacho (1955), Santillana (1952), Quini (1949), Guti (1976), Rafael Moreno Aranzadi (1892), and Miguel Ángel González Suárez (1947). After him are Javier Clemente (1950), Gerard Piqué (1987), Víctor Valdés (1982), Pirri (1945), Estanislau Basora (1926), and Marcos Alonso (1933).