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Roberto Dinamite

1954 - 2023

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Carlos Roberto de Oliveira (13 April 1954 – 8 January 2023), known as Roberto Dinamite, was a Brazilian footballer and politician. He was born in Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro state. With a career as centre forward spanning over twenty years, Roberto is Vasco da Gama's player with the most appearances and all-time top goalscorer, as well as the overall leading scorer in the Brazilian Série A and the Rio de Janeiro State Championship. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roberto Dinamite has received more than 416,429 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Roberto Dinamite is the 791st most popular soccer player (up from 1,080th in 2019), the 195th most popular biography from Brazil (up from 264th in 2019) and the 79th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Roberto Dinamite ranks 791 out of 16,880Before him are Luis Fernández, Pauleta, Rafael van der Vaart, Jørgen Juve, Ángel Romano, and Ángel Di María. After him are Paulo Dybala, Javier Saviola, Jacinto Quincoces, Reizo Fukuhara, Adolf Scherer, and Hércules Brito Ruas.

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Among people born in 1954, Roberto Dinamite ranks 118Before him are Scott Bakula, Elvis Costello, Patty Hearst, Dieter Müller, Chris Gardner, and Neil Tennant. After him are Lee Chang-dong, Paul Rusesabagina, Bobby Sands, David Lee Roth, Karin Fossum, and Margaux Hemingway. Among people deceased in 2023, Roberto Dinamite ranks 108Before him are Ben Ferencz, Yuri Temirkanov, A. S. Byatt, Lubomír Štrougal, Howard S. Becker, and Hans Albert. After him are Adolf Scherer, Andrés García, Henri Konan Bédié, Arnaldo Forlani, Ian Wilmut, and Martin Walser.

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Among people born in Brazil, Roberto Dinamite ranks 195 out of 2,067Before him are Eduardo Saverin (1982), Dirceu (1952), Jorginho (1964), Xuxa (1963), Jorge Ben (1942), and Manuel Ferraz de Campos Sales (1841). After him are Glauber Rocha (1939), Hércules Brito Ruas (1939), Dida (1934), Carlos Chagas (1879), Lúcio (1978), and Alexandre Pato (1989).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Roberto Dinamite ranks 79Before him are Waldemar de Brito (1913), Zózimo (1932), Jorginho (1991), Aymoré Moreira (1912), Dirceu (1952), and Jorginho (1964). After him are Hércules Brito Ruas (1939), Dida (1934), Lúcio (1978), Alexandre Pato (1989), Carlos Kaiser (1963), and Wilson da Silva Piazza (1943).

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