1986 - Today


Luís Carlos Almeida da Cunha ComM (born 17 November 1986), commonly known as Nani (Portuguese pronunciation: [naˈni]), is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a winger for, and captains, Major League Soccer side Orlando City SC. He represents Portugal in international football, and has played over 100 times for the senior national team. Although predominantly right-footed, he has been utilised on the left wing on many occasions. Nani was born in Amadora, Portugal, and is of Cape Verde descent. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nani has received more than 4,156,956 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,303rd most popular soccer player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 4.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 48.31

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 69

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.00

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.61

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Nani ranks 1,299 out of 13,233Before him are Henning Jensen, Piet Schrijvers, Manuel Seoane, Antonios Nikopolidis, Ichiro Hosotani, and Hannes Löhr. After him are Kennet Andersson, Seydou Keita, Jaime Ramírez, Bo Johansson, Frank Leboeuf, and Roberto Ferreiro.

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Among people born in 1986, Nani ranks 33Before him are Hulk, Alexandra Daddario, Keisuke Honda, Måns Zelmerlöw, Vincent Kompany, and Inna. After him are Ryan Babel, Claudio Marchisio, Ibrahim Afellay, Gaël Monfils, Mario Casas, and Oscar Pistorius.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Nani ranks 210 out of 370Before him are Fernando Couto (1969), Mário de Sá-Carneiro (1890), Fábio Coentrão (1988), Paulo Bento (1969), Francisco de Sá de Miranda (1491), and Jorge Mendes (1966). After him are Pedro Passos Coelho (1964), Francisco Pinto Balsemão (1937), Cardinal-Infante Afonso of Portugal (1509), Bruno Alves (1981), António Ribeiro (1928), and Manuel Bento (1948).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Portugal

Among soccer players born in Portugal, Nani ranks 19Before him are Sérgio Conceição (1974), Pauleta (1973), Paulo Sousa (1970), Fernando Couto (1969), Fábio Coentrão (1988), and Paulo Bento (1969). After him are Bruno Alves (1981), Manuel Bento (1948), António Simões (1943), Maniche (1977), Humberto Coelho (1950), and Tiago Mendes (1981).

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