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José Macia, better known as Pepe (born 25 February 1935), is a Brazilian former football player and manager. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pepe has received more than 361,184 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Pepe is the 208th most popular soccer player (down from 200th in 2019), the 65th most popular biography from Brazil (up from 73rd in 2019) and the 31st most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 360k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 61.43

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among soccer players, Pepe ranks 208 out of 21,273Before him are Manuel Neuer, René van de Kerkhof, Samuel Eto'o, Yozo Aoki, Ernesto Valverde, and Gino Colaussi. After him are Rinat Dasayev, Piet Keizer, Dražan Jerković, Zizinho, Gyula Grosics, and Careca.

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Among people born in 1935, Pepe ranks 50Before him are Artur Rasizade, Mirella Freni, Ei-ichi Negishi, Jack Kemp, Harvey J. Alter, and Harrison Schmitt. After him are David Harvey, Zhelyu Zhelev, John Saxon, Satoshi Ōmura, Masahito, Prince Hitachi, and Monique Wittig.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Pepe ranks 65 out of 2,236Before him are Gilberto Gil (1942), Wilson Fittipaldi Júnior (1943), Deodoro da Fonseca (1827), Vinicius de Moraes (1913), Machado de Assis (1839), and Hebe Camargo (1929). After him are Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco (1897), Zizinho (1921), Careca (1960), João Goulart (1918), Dunga (1963), and Carlos Ghosn (1954).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Pepe ranks 31Before him are Leônidas (1913), Arthur Friedenreich (1892), Paulo Roberto Falcão (1953), Gérson (1941), Tostão (1947), and Ademir de Menezes (1922). After him are Zizinho (1921), Careca (1960), Dunga (1963), Dani Alves (1983), Dida (1973), and Marcelo (1988).