Anita Mui

1963 - 2003

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Anita Mui Yim-fong (Chinese: 梅艷芳; 10 October 1963 – 30 December 2003) was a Hong Kong singer and actress who made major contributions to the Cantopop music scene and received numerous awards and honours. She remained an idol throughout her career, and is regarded as a Cantopop diva. She was dubbed as the "daughter of Hong Kong" and is considered one of the most iconic Cantopop singers.Mui once held a sold-out concert in Hammersmith, London, England, where she was dubbed the "Madonna of the East" (東方麥當娜), which brought her to further international fame. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anita Mui has received more than 1,737,032 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Anita Mui is the 510th most popular singer (up from 582nd in 2019), the 20th most popular biography from Hong Kong (up from 22nd in 2019) and the most popular Singer.

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  • 30

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  • 4.28

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Among singers, Anita Mui ranks 510 out of 3,528Before her are Carlos do Carmo, Séverine, Jennifer Rush, Anna Tomowa-Sintow, Natalie Cole, and Maria Farantouri. After her are Al Martino, Leyla Gencer, Lidia Ruslanova, Patti Page, Jean Ferrat, and Michel Sardou.

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Among people born in 1963, Anita Mui ranks 94Before her are Eric McCormack, Dean Norris, Míchel, Marc Jacobs, Michel Gondry, and Hülya Avşar. After her are Pierre Nkurunziza, Charles Barkley, Vanessa Williams, Jennifer Beals, Giuseppe Bergomi, and Beata Szydło. Among people deceased in 2003, Anita Mui ranks 105Before her are Eizo Yuguchi, Jaba Ioseliani, Kató Lomb, Neil Postman, Jacques Deray, and Bernard Williams. After her are John Ritter, Donald Davidson, Charles Berlitz, Kerim Kerimov, Gordon Mitchell, and Howard Fast.

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In Hong Kong

Among people born in Hong Kong, Anita Mui ranks 20 out of 106Before her are Margaret Chan (1947), Nora Miao (1952), Alexandra, Countess of Frederiksborg (1964), Maggie Cheung (1964), Raymond Chow (1927), and René de Obaldia (1918). After her are Yuen Wah (1950), William Anders (1933), Jacky Cheung (1961), Lam Ching-ying (1952), James Wong (1959), and Eric Tsang (1953).

Among SINGERS In Hong Kong

Among singers born in Hong Kong, Anita Mui ranks 1After her are Alan Tam (1950), Aaron Kwok (1965), Jackson Wang (1994), Kelly Chen (1972), Sammi Cheng (1972), William Chan (1985), Gillian Chung (1981), Joey Yung (1980), and Lucas Wong (1999).