Moacir Barbosa Nascimento

1921 - 2000

Moacir Barbosa Nascimento

Moacir Barbosa Nascimento (27 March 1921 – 7 April 2000) was a Brazilian professional football goalkeeper whose career spanned 22 years. He was regarded as one of the world's best goalkeepers in the 1940s and 1950s, and known for not wearing gloves, as would be typical. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Moacir Barbosa Nascimento has received more than 79,064 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 193rd most popular soccer player.

Memorability Metrics

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  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Moacir Barbosa Nascimento ranks 192 out of 13,233Before him are Jean-Marie Pfaff, Vittorio Pozzo, Amancio Amaro, Harald Schumacher, Clarence Seedorf, and Masao Ono. After him are Fernando Torres, Davor Šuker, Yasuo Haruyama, Carles Rexach, Takashi Kasahara, and Didier Drogba.

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Among people born in 1921, Moacir Barbosa Nascimento ranks 70Before him are Herschel Grynszpan, Peter Benenson, Abdul Salam Arif, Franco Corelli, György Cziffra, and Jane Russell. After him are Dirk Bogarde, Miklós Jancsó, Harald Quandt, Viktor Kulikov, Chris Marker, and Mary Douglas. Among people deceased in 2000, Moacir Barbosa Nascimento ranks 38Before him are Bettino Craxi, John Harsanyi, John Gielgud, Frederick Herzberg, Friedrich Gulda, and Merton Miller. After him are Heinz Harmel, Willard Van Orman Quine, Petar Mladenov, Hirokazu Ninomiya, Saburō Sakai, and Lazar Koliševski.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Moacir Barbosa Nascimento ranks 72 out of 1,296Before him are Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco (1897), João Goulart (1918), Peter Medawar (1915), Vicente Feola (1909), Deodoro da Fonseca (1827), and Fernanda Montenegro (1929). After him are Gérson (1941), Itamar Franco (1930), Tostão (1947), Tancredo Neves (1910), Chico Xavier (1910), and Amarildo Tavares da Silveira (1939).