Pele Age, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Children and Biography

Net Worth $100 Million
Name Pele
Date of Birth 23 October 1940
Age 82 Years Old
Gender Male

Pele Net Worth

$100 Million

Pelé Edson popularly known as Arantes do Nascimento is a Brazilian footballer. As of 2022, Pele’s net worth is $100 million. Considered one of the best players of all time and dubbed “the greatest” by FIFA, he was one of the twentieth century’s most successful and popular sports celebrities.

In the year 1999, he was selected International Olympic Committee’s Athlete of the Century and was featured in Time magazine’s list of the century’s 100 most influential individuals. Pelé was named World Player of the Century by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS) in 2000.

Pele Wiki/Biography

Born on 23 October 1940, Pelé’s age was 82 Years Old as of 2022. He was born and brought up in a rich-class Christian family from Tres Coracoes, Brazil. He holds Brazilian by nationality and believes in the Christian religion.

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Pele Childhood Pic

He dropped out of school at a very young age. He later enrolled himself at the Metropolitan University of Santos in Brazil from where completed his higher studies. From the very beginning of his childhood, he was very much interested in sports, and co-curricular activities rather than in studying.

Name Pele
Full Name Edson Arantes do Nascimento
Net Worth $100 Million
Date of Birth 23 October 1940
Date of Death 29 December 2022
Age 82 Years Old
Birth Place Tres Coracoes, Brazil
Death Place Albert Einstein Israelite Hospital, São Paulo, State of São Paulo, Brazil
Profession Football Player
Years Active 1956 – 2022
Nationality Brazilian
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Brazilian Portuguese
Hometown Tres Coracoes
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
School/High School Local High School in Brazil
College/University Metropolitan University of Santos in Brazil
Education Qualification Graduate

Family, Wife & Relationships

Pelé’s father’s name was Mr. Dondinho, who was a Brazilian footballer by profession.

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Pele with his Father

His mother’s name was Mrs. Celeste Arantes who was a homemaker.

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Pele with his Mother

Pelé’s marital status is married. In the year 2016, he married Marcia Aoki.

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Pele with his Wife (Marcia Aoki)

Before Marcia, in the year 1994, he married Assiria Lemos Seixas, but the couple, unfortunately, got divorced in the year 2008.

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Pele with his Ex Wife (Assiria Lemos Seixas)

Before Assiria, in the year 1996, he married Rosemeri dos Reis Cholbi, but the couple, unfortunately, got divorced in the year 1982.

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Pele with his Ex Wife (Rosemeri dos Reis Cholbi)

Apart from all these, from the year 1981 to the year 1986, he was in a relationship with Xuxa Meneghel. He has six children. He has a son named Edinho, Joshua Nascimento.

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Pele with his Son (Joshua Nascimento)

And five daughters named Sandra Regina Arantes do Nascimento, Celeste Nascimento, Flavia Christina Kurtz Nascimento, Kelly Critina Nascimento, and Jennifer Nascimento.

Father Name Mr. Dondinho
Mother Name Mrs. Celeste Arantes
Brother Name
Sister Name
Girlfriend Xuxa Meneghel (Ex)
Marital Status Married
Wife Marcia Aoki
Assiria Lemos Seixas (Ex)
Rosemeri dos Reis Cholbi (Ex)
Children Edinho (Son)
Joshua Nascimento (Son)
Sandra Regina Arantes do ascimento (Daughter)
Celeste Nascimento (Daughter)
Flavia Christina Kurtz Nascimento (Daughter)
Kelly Critina Nascimento (Daughter)
Jennifer Nascimento (Daughter)

Physical Appearance

Pelé is a hot-looking smart and handsome boy with a charming and dashing personality. He owns a strong and attractive physique with impressive body measurements and a normal body type.

He is about 5 feet 8 inches in height and his body weight is around 75 Kg. He has golden-brown color hair and also has blistering blue color beautiful and mesmerizing eyes.

Height (approx) in centimeters: 176 cm
in meters: 1.76 m
in feet inches: 5’ 8”
Weight (approx) in kilograms: 75 kg
in pounds: 165 lbs
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Golden-Brown


Pelé started his career as a footballer. To join Santos FC, de Brito dispatched Pelé to Santos, a port and industrial city near Sao Paulo, assuring the club’s management he would be “the finest football player in the world.”


A tryout at the Estádio Vila Belmiro attracted Santos coach Lula, and he was signed in June 1956. Pelé was hailed as a future superstar by the local press.


On 7 September 1956, at the age of 15, he made his senior team debut against Corinthians Santo Andre, scoring his first goal in a productive career.

Pelé started the year 1957 season as the league’s leading scorer at the age of 16. In the year 2010, ten months after becoming pro, he was called up to the Brazilian national squad. Rich European teams like Real Madrid, Juventus, and Manchester United tried unsuccessfully to recruit him after the year 1958 and the year 1962 World Cups; Inter Milan even won him a permanent deal, but Angelo Moratti was forced to abandon it at the behest of Santos’ chairman due to a fan uprising. The Brazilian government declared Pelé an “official national treasure” in the year 1961, under President Jânio Quadros, to avoid his expulsion.

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