SOCCER PLAYER

Pepe

1935 - Today

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José Macia, better known as Pepe (born February 25, 1935) is a Brazilian former football player and manager. He is considered one of the greatest players in the history of Santos FC and one of the greatest left wingers of all time, being two-time World Champion in 1958 and 1962 and two-time World-Club Champion in 1962 and 1963 helping Santos FC defeat the iconic SL Benfica of Eusébio and the Milan of Cesare Maldini, Trapattoni, Rivera, Amarildo and Altafini in a best-of-three final. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pepe has received more than 278,335 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Pepe is the 255th most popular soccer player (down from 233rd in 2019), the 80th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 79th in 2019) and the 36th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 280k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 68.66

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.56

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.46

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Pepe ranks 255 out of 16,923Before him are Takehiko Kawanishi, José Luis Chilavert, Sepp Piontek, Osvaldo Ardiles, Roberto Mancini, and Lee Yoo-hyung. After him are Teófilo Cubillas, Helmut Haller, Raimundo Orsi, Yoshio Fujiwara, Didier Drogba, and Ken Noritake.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1935, Pepe ranks 62Before him are Gnassingbé Eyadéma, David Prowse, Sylvia Earle, Lorenzo Bandini, Ei-ichi Negishi, and Forough Farrokhzad. After him are Abdou Diouf, Zhelyu Zhelev, Bent Larsen, Sonny Bono, Bobby Morrow, and Brian Clough.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Pepe ranks 80 out of 1,947Before him are João Goulart (1918), Leonardo Boff (1938), Amarildo Tavares da Silveira (1939), Deodoro da Fonseca (1827), Jair Marinho (1936), and Itamar Franco (1930). After him are Ernesto Geisel (1907), Hilderaldo Bellini (1930), Anita Garibaldi (1821), Telê Santana (1931), Tancredo Neves (1910), and Sônia Braga (1950).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Brazil

Among soccer players born in Brazil, Pepe ranks 36Before him are Zizinho (1921), Neymar (1992), Tostão (1947), Careca (1960), Amarildo Tavares da Silveira (1939), and Jair Marinho (1936). After him are Hilderaldo Bellini (1930), Telê Santana (1931), Antônio Wilson Vieira Honório (1943), Mauro Ramos (1930), Toninho Cerezo (1955), and Dani Alves (1983).