SOCCER PLAYER

Santillana

1952 - Today

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Carlos Alonso González (born 23 August 1952), known as Santillana, is a Spanish former footballer who played as a striker. Best known for his Real Madrid spell, which consisted of 17 La Liga seasons and 643 competitive matches, he was known for his stellar heading ability despite not reaching 1.80m, courtesy of his elevation, and was widely regarded as one of the best strikers in the history of Spanish football.The recipient of more than 50 caps for Spain, Santillana represented the nation in two World Cups and as many European Championships. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Santillana has received more than 9,424 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Santillana is the 493rd most popular soccer player (up from 586th in 2019), the 600th most popular biography from Spain (up from 654th in 2019) and the 31st most popular Spanish Soccer Player.

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  • 9.4k

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  • 66.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.93

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.49

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Santillana ranks 493 out of 16,923Before him are Diego Milito, Yoshimatsu Oyama, Émerson Leão, Mauricio Pochettino, Hans-Peter Briegel, and Roque Máspoli. After him are Ferdinand Daučík, Larbi Benbarek, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Emilio Caprile, Lukas Podolski, and László Budai.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1952, Santillana ranks 92Before him are Michael Massee, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Lee Soo-man, Yuriko Koike, Joel Silver, and Udo Dirkschneider. After him are Vandana Shiva, Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria, Uljana Semjonova, Alain Giresse, Haider al-Abadi, and Frances Fisher.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Santillana ranks 600 out of 2,595Before him are Luis of Spain, Count of Chinchón (1727), Juan Antonio Bardem (1922), Fermin (272), Silo of Asturias (720), Cristóbal de Morales (1600), and Infanta María de la Paz of Spain (1862). After him are Quini (1949), Mauregatus of Asturias (800), Joaquín Turina (1882), Sancha of Castile, Queen of Aragon (1154), García Sánchez III of Pamplona (1012), and Josep Lluís Núñez (1931).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Spain

Among soccer players born in Spain, Santillana ranks 31Before him are Josep Samitier (1902), Antoni Ramallets (1924), Julen Lopetegui (1966), José Antonio Camacho (1955), Xabi Alonso (1981), and Guti (1976). After him are Quini (1949), Luis del Sol (1935), Javier Clemente (1950), Víctor Valdés (1982), Lorenzo Fernández (1900), and Isidro Lángara (1912).