Few athletes lit up a soccer pitch like Ronaldo, who dazzled with his sheer talent and love of the game, and led Brazil to a World Cup title. Ronaldo is the Portuguese, Italian and Spanish equivalent of the English, Scottish, French, German, Dutch, Swedish, and Hungarian name Ronald. Famous people known as Ronaldo include: Ronaldo (Brazilian footballer) (born ), Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima. Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima commonly known as Ronaldo, is a Brazilian retired professional footballer who played as a striker. Popularly dubbed "Il Ronaldinho · Roberto Carlos · Daniella Cicarelli · Sport Club Corinthians Paulista.