Ivan Rebroff

1931 - 2008

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Ivan Rebroff (born Hans Rolf Rippert; 31 July 1931 – 27 February 2008) was a German-born vocalist, allegedly of Russian ancestry, who rose to prominence for his distinct and extensive vocal range of four octaves, ranging "from a low F to a high F, one and a quarter octaves above C". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ivan Rebroff has received more than 317,178 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia. Ivan Rebroff is the 172nd most popular singer (down from 166th in 2019), the 927th most popular biography from Germany (down from 881st in 2019) and the 10th most popular German Singer.

Ivan Rebroff is most famous for being a Russian painter and sculptor who was born in Moscow. He was a member of the Association of Artists of Revolutionary Russia and the Moscow Union of Artists.

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  • 320k

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  • 62.14

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  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.63

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  • 2.62

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Ivan Rebroff ranks 172 out of 4,381Before him are Chester Bennington, Gianni Morandi, Beniamino Gigli, Feodor Chaliapin, Claude François, and Desireless. After him are Charles Trenet, Jon Bon Jovi, Tom Jones, Birgit Nilsson, Suzi Quatro, and Paul Anka.

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Among people born in 1931, Ivan Rebroff ranks 62Before him are Klaus Hasselmann, Viktor Korchnoi, Ettore Scola, Stanislav Grof, Sofia Gubaidulina, and Syukuro Manabe. After him are Arata Isozaki, Richard F. Heck, Ike Turner, Rita Moreno, Jean-Claude Carrière, and Hamilton O. Smith. Among people deceased in 2008, Ivan Rebroff ranks 39Before him are Leonid Hurwicz, Mel Ferrer, Patriarch Alexy II of Moscow, Thomas Huckle Weller, Aimé Césaire, and Edward Norton Lorenz. After him are Masanobu Fukuoka, Chiara Lubich, George Carlin, Giuseppe Di Stefano, Lansana Conté, and Dražan Jerković.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Ivan Rebroff ranks 927 out of 7,253Before him are Landgravine Elisabeth Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt (1635), Thomas Tuchel (1973), Julius Schreck (1898), Theodor Billroth (1829), Emil Maurice (1897), and Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse (1868). After him are Ernst Kretschmer (1888), Steffi Graf (1969), John George III, Elector of Saxony (1647), Harald Quandt (1921), Adelaide of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg (1831), and Franz Oppenheimer (1864).

Among SINGERS In Germany

Among singers born in Germany, Ivan Rebroff ranks 10Before him are Dieter Bohlen (1954), Nina Hagen (1955), Sandra (1962), Constanze Mozart (1762), Thomas Anders (1963), and Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (1925). After him are Nena (1960), Marian Gold (1954), Fancy (1946), Tarkan (1972), Udo Dirkschneider (1952), and Wolf Biermann (1936).