Mario Corso

1941 - 2020

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Mario Corso (Italian pronunciation: [ˈmaːrjo ˈkorso]; 25 August 1941 – 19 June 2020) was an Italian football player and coach. A famed and dynamic left winger, he was regarded as one of the greatest Italian players in his position, earning the nicknames "Mandrake" and "God's Left Foot", due to his skills, free kick technique and crossing ability. Corso was mostly remembered for his highly successful club career at Inter, and was a key member of Helenio Herrera's Grande Inter side. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mario Corso has received more than 94,750 page views. Her biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Mario Corso is the 1,142nd most popular soccer player (up from 1,316th in 2019), the 2,639th most popular biography from Italy (up from 2,865th in 2019) and the 96th most popular Italian Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 95k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.31

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.70

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Mario Corsos by language

Over the past year Mario Corso has had the most page views in the with 50,607 views, followed by English (11,072), and Spanish (2,402). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Korean (49,500.00%), Galician (70.64%), and Malagasy (67.29%)


Among soccer players, Mario Corso ranks 1,142 out of 21,273Before her are Kasper Schmeichel, Emilio Recoba, Seiichi Sakiya, Dimitri Payet, Riyad Mahrez, and Werner Kohlmeyer. After her are Franky Vercauteren, Jean-Pierre Adams, Marcelino Martínez, Juan Mata, Dennis Viollet, and John Hansen.

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Among people born in 1941, Mario Corso ranks 221Before her are Sonny Landham, Anna Tomowa-Sintow, Leonid Kizim, Jiří Raška, Miriam Margolyes, and Helen Reddy. After her are Vlado Milunić, Chucho Valdés, Alfred Aho, Tomaž Šalamun, Angelo Domenghini, and Rintaro. Among people deceased in 2020, Mario Corso ranks 209Before her are Juan Marsé, David Graeber, Yuri Orlov, Ronald Harwood, Gigi Proietti, and Helen Reddy. After her are Alfred Worden, Pierino Prati, Silvio Marzolini, Daria Nicolodi, Mad Mike Hoare, and Lee Konitz.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Mario Corso ranks 2,639 out of 5,161Before her are Gigi Proietti (1940), Tribuno Memmo (1000), Francesco I Gonzaga (1366), Mario Scelba (1901), Francesco Molin (1575), and Victor de Sabata (1892). After her are Valerio Massimo Manfredi (1942), Enrico Dante (1884), Robertino Loreti (1947), Giacomo Antonio Perti (1661), Angelo Branduardi (1950), and Monimus (-400).


Among soccer players born in Italy, Mario Corso ranks 96Before her are Pietro Anastasi (1948), Virginio Rosetta (1902), Luigi Bertolini (1904), Giovanni Lodetti (1942), Pietro Serantoni (1906), and Christian Panucci (1973). After her are Pierino Prati (1946), Roberto Rosato (1943), Angelo Domenghini (1941), Umberto Caligaris (1901), Ciro Immobile (1990), and Enrico Chiesa (1970).