Sandra Arantes do Nascimento

 

 

Age: 42

 

Summary: city council member and daughter of Brazilian soccer star Pele (born Edson Arantes do Nascimento) who had sued him to prove he was her father and for years Pele denied paternity and refused to submit to DNA tests, but who won the right to adopt his surname in 1996.

 

 

Cause of Death: Breast cancer

 

Born: August 24, 1964

 

Died: October 17, 2006

 

Location: Santos, Brazil