SOCCER PLAYER

Ronaldo

1976 - Today

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Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima (Brazilian Portuguese: [ʁoˈnawdu ˈlwis nɐˈzaɾju dʒi ˈɫĩmɐ]; born 18 September 1976), commonly known as Ronaldo, is a Brazilian business owner, president of La Liga club Real Valladolid, and a retired professional footballer who played as a striker. Popularly dubbed in Portuguese O Fenômeno ("The Phenomenon"), he is widely considered one of the greatest players of all time. As a multi-functional striker who brought a new dimension to the position, Ronaldo has been the influence for a generation of strikers that have followed. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ronaldo has received more than 5,019,109 page views. His biography is available in 100 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 95 in 2019). Ronaldo is the 28th most popular soccer player (up from 36th in 2019), the 16th most popular biography from Brazil (up from 22nd in 2019) and the 7th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 5.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 75.40

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 100

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.25

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.79

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Ronaldo ranks 28 out of 16,923. Before him are Josef Bican, Cristiano Ronaldo, Raymond Kopa, László Kubala, Sándor Kocsis, and Sócrates. After him are Vavá, Gunnar Nordahl, Francisco Gento, Rivellino, Carlos Alberto Torres, and Lionel Messi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1976, Ronaldo ranks 1After him are Reese Witherspoon, Francesco Totti, Cillian Murphy, Andriy Shevchenko, Chester Bennington, Benedict Cumberbatch, Yuval Noah Harari, Ryan Reynolds, Clarence Seedorf, Michael Ballack, and Ruud van Nistelrooy.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Ronaldo ranks 16 out of 1,947. Before him are Michel Temer (1940), Didi (1928), Pedro II of Brazil (1825), Jorge Amado (1912), Mário Zagallo (1931), and Sócrates (1954). After him are Vavá (1934), Antônio Carlos Jobim (1927), Rivellino (1946), Paulo Freire (1921), João Havelange (1916), and Luiz Felipe Scolari (1948).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Brazil

Among soccer players born in Brazil, Ronaldo ranks 7Before him are Pelé (1940), Garrincha (1933), Zico (1953), Didi (1928), Mário Zagallo (1931), and Sócrates (1954). After him are Vavá (1934), Rivellino (1946), Carlos Alberto Torres (1944), Ronaldinho (1980), Nílton Santos (1925), and Djalma Santos (1929).

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