Bob Benny

1926 - 2011

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Bob Benny (18 May 1926 – 29 March 2011), born Emilius Wagemans, was a Belgian singer and musical theatre performer, who participated in the Eurovision Song Contests of 1959 and 1961. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bob Benny has received more than 29,681 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Bob Benny is the 1,138th most popular singer (down from 805th in 2019), the 545th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 398th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Belgian Singer.

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  • 16

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  • 5.33

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  • 1.86

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Among singers, Bob Benny ranks 1,138 out of 3,541Before him are Siouxsie Sioux, Johnny Nash, Elisabeth Andreassen, Bora Đorđević, Thomas Hampson, and Ute Lemper. After him are Kati Kovács, Elissa, Imogen Heap, Ilanit, Lee Hyori, and Måns Zelmerlöw.

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Among people born in 1926, Bob Benny ranks 297Before him are Sverre Stenersen, Anahit Tsitsikian, Roberto Goyeneche, Janet Asimov, Rodrigo Carazo Odio, and Bernhard Klodt. After him are Luigi De Magistris, Chuck Cooper, Fritz Stern, Abel Goumba, Pino Dordoni, and Tom Tryon. Among people deceased in 2011, Bob Benny ranks 272Before him are Agustín García-Gasco Vicente, Milton Babbitt, Aldo Clementi, Geraldine Ferraro, Joe Morello, and John Shalikashvili. After him are Leonid Abalkin, Gonzalo Rojas, Mario Echandi Jiménez, Willy De Clercq, Georg Sterzinsky, and Alenush Terian.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Bob Benny ranks 545 out of 899Before him are Pierre Braine (1900), Ludo Coeck (1955), François Weyergans (1941), Lei Clijsters (1956), Johan Bruyneel (1964), and Philippe Gilbert (1982). After him are Georges Grün (1962), Jean Thissen (1946), Willy Planckaert (1944), Charles Delporte (1893), Tom Boonen (1980), and Willy De Clercq (1927).

Among SINGERS In Belgium

Among singers born in Belgium, Bob Benny ranks 13Before him are Edgar P. Jacobs (1904), René Jacobs (1946), Kate Ryan (1980), Sandra Kim (1972), Natacha Atlas (1964), and Solange Berry (1932). After him are Helmut Lotti (1969), Hadise (1985), Maurane (1960), Philippe Lafontaine (1955), Axelle Red (1968), and Danzel (1976).