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Elba de Pádua Lima (20 February 1915 – 7 July 1984), best known by the nickname Tim, was a Brazilian footballer and coach. Tim was born in Rifaina, São Paulo. During his career, which spanned from 1931 to 1951, he played for Brazilian clubs Botafogo-SP, Portuguesa Santista, Fluminense, and Olaria; he won five Rio de Janeiro State Tournaments (1936, 1937, 1938, 1940, 1941). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tim has received more than 149,325 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Tim is the 1,107th most popular soccer player (down from 852nd in 2019), the 265th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 211th in 2019) and the 110th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Tim ranks 1,107 out of 16,880Before him are John Hansen, Son Heung-min, Manuel Ferreira, César Azpilicueta, Antonio Valentín Angelillo, and Antônio Carlos Zago. After him are Zlatko Zahovič, Jiří Čadek, Dennis Viollet, Raúl Albiol, David de Gea, and Ivica Olić.

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Among people born in 1915, Tim ranks 121Before him are Paul Castellano, Norman Wisdom, Willie Dixon, Torcuato Fernández-Miranda, Hoàng Văn Thái, and John Tukey. After him are John C. Lilly, Helmut Wick, Wee Kim Wee, Eddie Bracken, Alberto Burri, and Karl Leisner. Among people deceased in 1984, Tim ranks 112Before him are Uwe Johnson, Toni Turek, William Powell, J. B. Priestley, Manès Sperber, and Jorge Guillén. After him are Arvīds Jansons, Louis Lansana Beavogui, Lillian Hellman, Jackie Wilson, Viktor Chukarin, and Fazıl Küçük.

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Among people born in Brazil, Tim ranks 265 out of 2,067Before him are Moacir Claudino Pinto (1936), Evaristo de Macedo (1933), Ruy Barbosa (1849), Roberto Moreno (1959), Delfim Moreira (1868), and Antônio Carlos Zago (1969). After him are Oswald de Andrade (1890), Francisco Aramburu (1922), Maxwell (1981), Casemiro (1992), Silva Batuta (1940), and Ronaldo Rodrigues de Jesus (1965).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Tim ranks 110Before him are Mário Jardel (1973), Bauer (1925), Carlos Mozer (1960), Moacir Claudino Pinto (1936), Evaristo de Macedo (1933), and Antônio Carlos Zago (1969). After him are Francisco Aramburu (1922), Maxwell (1981), Casemiro (1992), Silva Batuta (1940), Ronaldo Rodrigues de Jesus (1965), and Emerson (1976).