Garrincha bio

Birth Name: Garrincha

Occupation: Soccer Player

Place Of Birth: Rio de Janeiro

Date Of Birth: October 28, 1933

Date Of Death: January 19, 1983

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Multiracial

Nationality: Brazilian

Garrincha was born on the 28th of October, 1933. He was best known for being a Soccer Player. Forward who starred on Botafogo from 1953 to 1965, scoring 232 goals in 581 matches. He was a member of the Brazilian national team from 1955 to 1966.

Garrincha was born in Rio de Janeiro. He had to overcome several deformities at birth, including a curved spine and a bent leg. His name was placed on the home-team locker room in Rio de Janeiro’s Estadio do Maracana soccer stadium.

Garrincha was a Scorpio and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Garrincha was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Garrincha is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Garrincha’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Garrincha’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Garrincha’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Garrincha kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Garrincha was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Garrincha
NICKNAME: Garrincha
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Garrincha was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Garrincha was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Garrincha had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Garrincha’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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