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José Oscar Bernardi (born 20 June 1954), known as Oscar, is a Brazilian former association footballer who played as a defender. He notably represented the Brazil national football team at international level, and played as a starter in defence at the 1978 and 1982 FIFA World Cups, while he was a reserve in 1986. He was capped almost 60 times for Brazil between April 1978 and May 1986, and scored two goals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Oscar has received more than 604,815 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Oscar is the 612th most popular soccer player (up from 726th in 2019), the 150th most popular biography from Brazil (up from 177th in 2019) and the 61st most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Oscar ranks 612 out of 16,923Before him are Manuel Sanchís Martínez, Lucien Muller, Tatsuya Shiji, William Foulke, Daniel Bertoni, and Thiago Alcântara. After him are Pirri, Eizo Yuguchi, Guido Buchwald, Michael Owen, Aymoré Moreira, and Gianluca Zambrotta.

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Among people born in 1954, Oscar ranks 91Before him are Marco Tardelli, Dieter Müller, Katsuhiro Otomo, Elvis Costello, Mordechai Vanunu, and Nguyễn Xuân Phúc. After him are Prince Ernst August of Hanover, Al Di Meola, Joey DeMaio, Andrei Karlov, Steven Pinker, and Alejandro Sabella.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Oscar ranks 150 out of 1,947Before him are Vanderlei Luxemburgo (1952), Washington Luís (1869), Aldair (1965), Jorge Paulo Lemann (1939), João Guimarães Rosa (1908), and Bernardino Machado (1851). After him are Aymoré Moreira (1912), Felipe Massa (1981), Thiago Silva (1984), Véra Clouzot (1913), Maria Bueno (1939), and Gal Costa (1945).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Oscar ranks 61Before him are Dino Sani (1932), Carlos José Castilho (1927), Orlando Peçanha (1935), Marcelo (1988), Raí (1965), and Aldair (1965). After him are Aymoré Moreira (1912), Thiago Silva (1984), Waldemar de Brito (1913), Zózimo (1932), Tite (1961), and Rogério Ceni (1973).