How much Pele inheritance and who are his heirs?

How much Pele inheritance and who are his heirs?
How much Pele inheritance and who are his heirs?

Edison Arantes do Nascimento “The King” Pele died Thursday afternoon, local time in Brazil, at the age of 82 after suffering from cancer.

Pele, a three-time World Cup winner, has been admitted since November 29 to the Israelta Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo; To re-evaluate the treatment of colon cancer that has become so critical that it has not responded to treatment, according to the treating physicians.

Pele’s daughter announced, through her account on Instagram, the death of the Brazilian legend, saying: “We love you without borders, rest in peace,” after the doctors said that the death came due to “the failure of organs in his body to perform their functions due to the repercussions of colon cancer.”

Pele died after suffering from cancer at the age of 82

Brazilian radiojornal said that Pele has seven known children, Kelly (55 years old), Edino (52 years old), and Jennifer (53 years old) from his first marriage. The eldest daughter accompanied the king during his treatment and is very active on social media, informing fans about the king’s health, as well as twins Joshua and Celeste (24 years old) from his second marriage.

And his daughter, physiotherapist Flavia Cortez (54 years old), who Pele gave birth to outside his marital relations, appeared in public. He is also the father of Sandra Machado, who was legalized through a lawsuit.


Sandra Machado, born August 24, 1964 in the city of Guaruga, São Paulo, filed a lawsuit to recognize Pele’s daughter in 1991, when she was 27 years old.

Sandra was the result of a relationship between Pele and the maid, Anizia Machado.

She fought for five years, and was only recognized as the biological daughter of the former Santos player in 1996, despite being recognized by court and after a positive DNA test, Pele never approached Sandra.

The daughter, who Pele never recognized, died at the age of 42 of breast cancer.

Pele Millionaire Legacy

In addition to his talent in football, Pele also has a “significant” net worth. This is because in addition to being a great player, Pele has starred in numerous advertising campaigns and appeared in several films and TV shows.

There is no official information about how much Pele earned during his life. However, it is estimated that he earns between 1 and 2 million Brazilian reais per month.

According to a 2014 Forbes article, his net worth at that time was $15 million.

Pele died while he was married to businesswoman Marcia Aoki, with whom he became engaged in 2016.

According to Article 1.845 of the Brazilian Civil Code, the legal regime in the inheritance of any deceased person is as follows: the widow, the children, and then the parents.

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