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 488,876 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Armando Manzanero is the 553rd most popular musician (up from 640th in 2019), the 103rd most popular biography from Mexico (up from 116th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Musician.

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  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.28

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  • 4.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Armando Manzanero ranks 553 out of 2,662Before him are Jeff Porcaro, Matt Cameron, Clara Rockmore, Baden Powell, Arkady Luxemburg, and The Edge. After him are Nick Simper, Gene Krupa, Don Henley, Laurie Anderson, Bruno Mars, and Screamin' Jay Hawkins.

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Among people born in 1935, Armando Manzanero ranks 140Before him are Agne Simonsson, Walter De Maria, Lyudmila Chernykh, Inger Christensen, France-Albert René, and Don Norman. After him are Tarcísio Meira, Peter Schreier, Orlando Peçanha, Samak Sundaravej, Giovanni Lajolo, and Geoffrey Lewis. Among people deceased in 2020, Armando Manzanero ranks 155Before him are Agne Simonsson, Stuart Whitman, Amadeo Carrizo, Jerry Rawlings, Pentti Linkola, and Jean Raspail. After him are Mustafa Nadarević, Terry Goodkind, Fernando Solanas, Olof Thunberg, Mesut Yılmaz, and Pierre Nkurunziza.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Armando Manzanero ranks 103 out of 585Before him are Jacob Bekenstein (1947), Lupe Vélez (1908), Juan Gabriel (1950), Manuel Uribe (1965), Jorge Negrete (1910), and Juan Ruiz de Alarcón (1581). After him are Bernard Francis Law (1931), Laura Esquivel (1950), Antonio Aguilar (1919), Rosario Castellanos (1925), Agustín Lara (1897), and Emilio Portes Gil (1890).

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).