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Pelé (Soccer Player) - Age, Birthday, Bio, Facts, Family, Net Worth, Height & More

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Edson Arantes do Nascimento, known as Pelé, is a former Brazilian professional footballer who played as a striker. Considered one of the greatest footballers of all time and dubbed "the greatest" by FIFA, he was one of the most successful and popular sports figures of the 20th century. In 1999, Pelé was voted World Player of the Century by the International Federation for Football Statistics and History and was one of two FIFA World Player of the Century awards. That same year, Pelé was named Athlete of the Century by the International Olympic Committee and named by Time on its list of the 100 most important personalities of the 20th century. According to IFFHS, Pelé is the sport's top scorer with 541 goals in 560 games. His total of 1,279 goals after 1,363 matches, including friendlies, is a Guinness world record.

About Pelé


Soccer Player Pelé was born in Tres Coracoes, Brazil on October 23, 1940. He dies at the age of 82, on December 29, 2022.

He was born Edson Arantes do Nascimento and was named Football Player of the Century by the IFFHS in 1999 after scoring 1,279 goals in 1,363 games. Many people see him as the greatest soccer player of all time.

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Pelé before becoming famous

Pelé was born in the Zodiac sign Scorpio (The Scales), and 1940 is also the year of Dragon (龍) in the Chinese Zodiac.

He was named after Inventor Thomas Edison, although it's thought he got the nickname "Pele" as a toddler because of the way he pronounced Bilé, the goalie for his local Vasco da Gama team.

Achievement of Pelé

Santos won four out of four competitions in 1962, making them the first team to win a quadruple. His 1,000th goal was dedicated to the impoverished children of Brazil.

Pelé's Family, Spouse, Dating and Relationship


From 1966 until 1982, he was married to Rosemeri dos Reis Cholbi, and from 1994 to 2008, he was married to Assiria Nascimento. In 2016, he married Marcia Aoki, his third wife. With Rosemeri, he had two daughters and a son, as well as twins with Assiria.

Pelé on Social Media

Pelé's news on his Twitter: @Pele.

Pelé on Facebook: @Pele.

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After scoring 77 goals in 92 games for the Brazilian national team, he resigned from international play in 1971, and 40 years later, the great Soccer Player Ronaldo retired after scoring 62 goals in 98 appearances for Brazil, second only to Pele.

Pelé Income & Net worth

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Pelé Height and Weight

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Latest information about Pelé updated on March 15 2023.