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What are the Original and Nick names of Pele?

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Asked by Joseph Chacko, 08 Apr '12 08:50 pm
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His original name is: Edison Arantes do Nascimento (somehow (i) in his first name- Edison got omitted and it became Edson but original records show Edison). His, nick names are: Dico, Pele, O Rei, meaning - the king, Perola negra, meaning - black pearl
Answered by Francisco, 08 Apr '12 09:14 pm

 
  
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Edson Arantes do Nascimento (name given as Edison on birth certificate, born 21 October 1940 , known by his nickname Pel ), is a retired Brazilian footballer. He is widely regarded as one of the best football players of all time. In 1999, he was voted Football Player of the Century by the IFFHS International Federation of Football History and Statistics. In the same year French weekly magazine France-Football consulted their former "Ballon D'Or" winners to elect the Football Player of the Century. Pel came in first position. In 1999 the International Olympic Committee named Pel the "Athlete of the Century". In his career he scored 760 official goals, 541 in league championships, making him the top scorer of all time. In total Pel scored 1281 goals in 1363 games.

In his native Brazil, Pel is hailed as a national hero] He is known for his accomplishments and contributions to the game of football.] He is also acknowledged for his vocal support of policies to improve the social conditio ...more
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Answered by anil garg, 09 Apr '12 01:21 am

 
  
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Edson Arantes do Nascimento is d original name n nick name was Pele but he was known as The Black Pearl also
Answered by vedprakash sharma, 08 Apr '12 08:58 pm

 
  
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Edson Arantes do Nascimento is the original name and he has many nicknames and one is 'Gasoline' for his energy
Answered by Annes, 08 Apr '12 08:55 pm

 
  
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Black pearl
Answered by hitler, 08 Apr '12 08:50 pm

 
  
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