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Pele

Brazilian soccer player.

Born on October 23, 1940.
Died at the age of 82 on December 29, 2022.
Cause of Death: Colon cancer.

Pele
This person died less than a year ago.
People who died in 2022.
Famous people who died from cancer.

Which generation did Pele belong to?

Pele was a part of the Silent Generation demographic cohort.


"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

Pele was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1940.

That is a 5 year difference!

The "boomer" label is often applied to older people by mistake.

What was his real name?

His real name was Edson Arantes do Nascimento.

What was he known for?

He is widely considered to be one of the best footballers of all time.

Which star sign was Pele?

Pele had the star sign Scorpio.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 11.

How tall was he?

Pele was around 5 ft 8 inches tall. In centimetres, his height was 173 cm.

This means that he was slightly shorter than the average American male. However, he was still taller than the average woman.

See also: Celebrities who are 5 ft 8 inches.

How long has he been dead?

He has been dead for 1 month and 8 days.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Wednesday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Thursday.

Other people who were born around October 23, 1940.

Celebrities and other notable figures who were born around the same time as Pele.

John Lennon

Singer. Deceased
Born on October 9th, 1940
Star Sign: Libra

Cliff Richard

British singer.
Born on October 14th, 1940
Star Sign: Libra

John Gotti

Organized crime boss. Deceased
Born on October 27th, 1940
Star Sign: Scorpio

Sam Waterston

Actor.
Born on November 15th, 1940
Star Sign: Scorpio

Other people who died around December 29, 2022.

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as Pele.

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen of England. Deceased
Died on September 8th, 2022
Died at the age of 96
Star Sign: Taurus

PnB Rock

Rapper. Deceased
Died on September 12th, 2022
Died at the age of 30
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Ken Starr

American lawyer. Deceased
Died on September 13th, 2022
Died at the age of 76
Star Sign: Cancer

Coolio

Rapper. Deceased
Died on September 28th, 2022
Died at the age of 59
Star Sign: Leo

Angela Lansbury

Actress. Deceased
Died on October 11th, 2022
Died at the age of 96
Star Sign: Libra

Leslie Jordan

Actor. Deceased
Died on October 24th, 2022
Died at the age of 67
Star Sign: Taurus

Jerry Lee Lewis

Singer. Deceased
Died on October 28th, 2022
Died at the age of 87
Star Sign: Libra

Takeoff

Rapper. Deceased
Died on November 1st, 2022
Died at the age of 28
Star Sign: Gemini

Aaron Carter

Singer. Deceased
Died on November 5th, 2022
Died at the age of 34
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Kevin Conroy

Actor. Deceased
Died on November 10th, 2022
Died at the age of 66
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Jason David Frank

Actor. Deceased
Died on November 19th, 2022
Died at the age of 49
Star Sign: Virgo

Börje Salming

Ice hockey player. Deceased
Died on November 24th, 2022
Died at the age of 71
Star Sign: Aries

Irene Cara

Singer. Deceased
Died on November 25th, 2022
Died at the age of 63
Star Sign: Pisces

Clarence Gilyard

Actor. Deceased
Died on November 28th, 2022
Died at the age of 66
Star Sign: Capricorn

Kirstie Alley

Actress. Deceased
Died on December 5th, 2022
Died at the age of 71
Star Sign: Capricorn

Maxi Jazz

Faithless singer. Deceased
Died on December 23rd, 2022
Died at the age of 65
Star Sign: Gemini

Pope Benedict XVI

Pope. Deceased
Died on December 31st, 2022
Died at the age of 95
Star Sign: Aries

Gianluca Vialli

Soccer player. Deceased
Died on January 6th, 2023
Died at the age of 58
Star Sign: Cancer

Lisa Marie Presley

Singer. Deceased
Died on January 12th, 2023
Died at the age of 54
Star Sign: Aquarius

People who are the same height as Pele.

Celebrities and other notable figures who are exactly the same height as him.

nigahiga

Youtube personality.
Born on June 6th, 1990
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Mel Blanc

Voice actor. Deceased
Born on May 30th, 1908
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Ivana Trump

Businesswoman. Deceased
Born on February 20th, 1949
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Lil Nas X

Rapper.
Born on April 9th, 1999
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Tobin Bell

Actor.
Born on August 7th, 1942
Height: 1.79m / 5 ft 10 inches

Travis Scott

Rapper.
Born on April 30th, 1991
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches

David Attenborough

British broadcaster.
Born on May 8th, 1926
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Carlos Santana

Musician.
Born on July 20th, 1947
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches

Jean-Claude Van Damme

Actor.
Born on October 18th, 1960
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches

Ja Rule

Rapper.
Born on February 29th, 1976
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Jet Li

Actor.
Born on April 26th, 1963
Height: 1.68m / 5 ft 6 inches

Volodymyr Zelenskyy

President of Ukraine.
Born on January 25th, 1978
Height: 1.70m / 5 ft 7 inches

Cassie Ventura

Singer.
Born on August 26th, 1986
Height: 1.69m / 5 ft 7 inches

Natasha Bedingfield

Singer.
Born on November 26th, 1981
Height: 1.68m / 5 ft 6 inches

Sarah Silverman

Comedian.
Born on December 1st, 1970
Height: 1.70m / 5 ft 7 inches

Grace Kelly

Actress. Deceased
Born on November 12th, 1929
Height: 1.69m / 5 ft 7 inches

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