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Edvaldo Oliveira Chaves (born 4 August 1958 in Nilópolis, Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil), best known as Pita, is a former association footballer in offensive midfielder role, currently works as General Manager by Desportivo Brasil. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pita has received more than 1,664,458 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 46 in 2019). Pita is the 2,601st most popular soccer player (down from 2,253rd in 2019), the 535th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 481st in 2019) and the 270th most popular Soccer Player.

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  • 45.97

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 45

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Pita ranks 2,601 out of 16,880Before him are Pedro Dellacha, Pedri, Martim Mércio da Silveira, Ümit Davala, Zoltán Beke, and Antonio Urdinarán. After him are Eddy Pieters Graafland, Felipe Olivares, Marko Arnautović, Patrik Schick, Luiz Gervazoni, and Eran Zahavi.

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Among people born in 1958, Pita ranks 239Before him are Luísa Diogo, Jello Biafra, Tetsuya Komuro, Bernard Genghini, Bernard Fellay, and Luz Casal. After him are Marcos Paquetá, Louise Penny, Sakine Cansız, Walburga Habsburg Douglas, Candace Bushnell, and Auður Ava Ólafsdóttir.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Pita ranks 535 out of 2,067Before him are Miranda (1984), Ivan Mariz (1910), Adãozinho (1923), Juninho Paulista (1973), Martim Mércio da Silveira (1911), and Marília Pêra (1943). After him are Luiz Gervazoni (1907), Bismarck Barreto Faria (1969), Aurélio de Lira Tavares (1905), Marcos Paquetá (1958), Hércules de Miranda (1912), and Wagner Lopes (1969).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Pita ranks 270Before him are Oscarino Costa Silva (1907), Miranda (1984), Ivan Mariz (1910), Adãozinho (1923), Juninho Paulista (1973), and Martim Mércio da Silveira (1911). After him are Luiz Gervazoni (1907), Bismarck Barreto Faria (1969), Marcos Paquetá (1958), Hércules de Miranda (1912), Wagner Lopes (1969), and Niginho (1912).