Armando Manzanero

1935 - 2020

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Armando Manzanero Canché (7 December 1935 – 28 December 2020) was a Mexican Mayan musician, singer, composer, actor and music producer, widely considered the premier Mexican romantic composer of the postwar era and one of the most successful composers of Latin America. He received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in the United States in 2014. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Armando Manzanero has received more than 462,424 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Armando Manzanero is the 640th most popular musician (down from 585th in 2019), the 116th most popular biography from Mexico (down from 102nd in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Mexican Musician.

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Among musicians, Armando Manzanero ranks 640 out of 2,675Before him are İdil Biret, Claude Bolling, David A. Stewart, Vagif Mustafazadeh, Chucho Valdés, and Matthias Jabs. After him are Scott Bradley, Andy Fletcher, Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst, Kenny Loggins, Jorge Bolet, and Tom Araya.

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Among people born in 1935, Armando Manzanero ranks 156Before him are Norbert Blüm, Lola Novaković, Yakov Sinai, Ken Kercheval, Michael Ballhaus, and Alfonso López Trujillo. After him are Fiorenza Cossotto, Vasily Livanov, Dudley Moore, Rodrigo Borja Cevallos, Ronald Graham, and Annie Proulx. Among people deceased in 2020, Armando Manzanero ranks 265Before him are Diana Serra Cary, Joseph Vilsmaier, Allen Garfield, Frederick Ballantyne, Oskar Fischer, and Claude Bolling. After him are Luigi Simoni, Mady Mesplé, Ronald Graham, Nikolai Tanayev, Laisenia Qarase, and Índio.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Armando Manzanero ranks 116 out of 487Before him are Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada (1823), Nicolás Bravo (1786), Carlos Chávez (1899), Anastasio Bustamante (1780), Jorge Campos (1966), and Ricardo Rodríguez (1942). After him are Jacqueline Andere (1938), Pascual Ortiz Rubio (1877), Abelardo L. Rodríguez (1889), Bernard Francis Law (1931), Tenoch (1299), and Mariano Arista (1802).

Among MUSICIANS In Mexico

Among musicians born in Mexico, Armando Manzanero ranks 3Before him are Carlos Santana (1947) and Consuelo Velázquez (1916). After him are José José (1948), Abraham Laboriel (1947), and Antonio Sánchez (1971).