Pele who is born on October 23, 1940 in Brazil is a famous Soccer Player. The age of Pele is 75 year old. The birth sign of Pele is Scorpio. Pele has have thousand of fans and supporters in Brazil.
Personal Information of Pele
Social Link of Pele
Pele is a former professional football player who played for Bazil. Playing forward for the team he has led Brazil in FIFA World Cup of year 1958, 1962 and 1970 winning gold and also made up to silver for Argentina National Team in 1959 Copa America. He was among the world’s greatest footballers and was named “Footballer of the Century” in 2000. He was also honoured with title “The King of Football” during his career and was among the top leading goal-scorer for team Brazil having total of 541 league goals. After retirement in 1977, he is being serving as ambassador for football all over the world.
Among many awards and records in his career, he has named after him honour of 1970 FIFA World Cup Golden Ball and most recent 2013 FIFA Ballon d’Or Prix d’Honneur.
He was married three times first was with Rosemeri dos Reis Cholbi, second with Assiria Lemos Seixas and third Marcia Aoki. He is blessed with two daughters and one son from first marriage named; Kelly, Jennifer and Edson. From second marriage he has twins Joshua and Celeste. Also a daughter from housemaid, Anizia Machado named as Sandra Machado. He later was blessed with daughter from extramarital affair named as Flavia Kurtz.
He had a video game named after him as “Pele’s Soccer” in 1980.
He was born on 23rd October, 1940 to Dondinho and Celeste Arantes. He was raised with two younger siblings in Bauru. Before fame, he worked at tea shop as servant. He started playing for local team, Radium.
He was also appointed as UN ambassador for ecology and the environment in 1992 and later also served as UNESCO Goodwill ambassador.