Rui Jordão

1952 - 2019

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Rui Manuel Trindade Jordão (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈʁuj ʒuɾˈðɐ̃w̃]; 9 August 1952 – 18 October 2019) was a Portuguese footballer. His professional career was spent mostly with two of the biggest clubs in the country, Benfica and Sporting. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rui Jordão has received more than 75,877 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Rui Jordão is the 2,560th most popular soccer player, the 14th most popular biography from Angola and the 3rd most popular Angolan Soccer Player.

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  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.76

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Rui Jordão ranks 2,560 out of 16,923Before him are Ndaye Mulamba, Puck van Heel, Christoph Metzelder, José Varacka, Werner Krämer, and Ragnar Gustavsson. After him are Julien Darui, Miguel Oviedo, Ted Drake, Hakan Çalhanoğlu, José Chamot, and Robbie Keane.

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Among people born in 1952, Rui Jordão ranks 329Before him are Jim Cummings, Jean-Christophe Rufin, Bell hooks, Petro Symonenko, Jenny Agutter, and Carsten Jensen. After him are Irina Allegrova, Henry Padovani, Amina Wadud, Francesco Clemente, Wojciech Fibak, and Jenő Jandó. Among people deceased in 2019, Rui Jordão ranks 321Before him are Raymond Bellot, Sergio Obeso Rivera, Bernard Binlin Dadié, Tim Conway, Verna Bloom, and Ndaye Mulamba. After him are Manfred Stolpe, Gianni De Michelis, Ben Pon, Imata Kabua, Egisto Pandolfini, and Richard Lugar.

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In Angola

Among people born in Angola, Rui Jordão ranks 14 out of 55Before him are Holden Roberto (1923), José Águas (1930), Pepetela (1941), Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos (1950), José Baptista Pinheiro de Azevedo (1917), and Zacarias Kamwenho (1934). After him are Eduardo Nascimento (1943), José Eduardo Agualusa (1960), Paulo Kassoma (1951), José Manuel Imbamba (1965), Manuel Vicente (1956), and Flávio Amado (1979).


Among soccer players born in Angola, Rui Jordão ranks 3Before him are Fernando Peyroteo (1918) and José Águas (1930). After him are Flávio Amado (1979), Akwá (1977), João Ricardo (1970), Oliveira Gonçalves (1960), William Carvalho (1992), Pedro Emanuel (1975), Manucho (1983), José Luís Vidigal (1973), and Paulo Figueiredo (1972).