José Guardiola

1930 - 2012

Photo of José Guardiola

Icon of person José Guardiola

José Guardiola Díaz de Rada, (22 October 1930 – 9 April 2012) was a Spanish singer of popular music who sang in Spanish and Catalan. Guardiola was born in Barcelona. He performed and recorded mostly Spanish versions of foreign songs and reached his maximum fame in Spain and Latin America in the early 1960s with versions of songs like "Sixteen Tons", "Mack the Knife" and "Ya Mustafa". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of José Guardiola has received more than 27,543 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. José Guardiola is the 1,418th most popular singer, the 1,529th most popular biography from Spain and the 41st most popular Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 28k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.04

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.97

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.69

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of José Guardiolas by language


Among singers, José Guardiola ranks 1,418 out of 3,528Before him are Jovanotti, Neal Morse, Lounès Matoub, Tricky, Radojka Šverko, and Lou Bega. After him are Usha Mangeshkar, Fiorella Mannoia, Maxïmo Park, Taboo, Diane Warren, and Layal Abboud.

Most Popular Singers in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1930, José Guardiola ranks 407Before him are Fred Saberhagen, Juan Alberto Melgar Castro, Atef Sedky, Pepper Adams, Alphonse Alley, and Sachiko Hidari. After him are Francesco Maselli, Judit Temes, Geoffrey Holder, Herberto Hélder, Halszka Osmólska, and Tony Trabert. Among people deceased in 2012, José Guardiola ranks 313Before him are Hans Nowak, Rufina Gasheva, Amnon Lipkin-Shahak, Takeshi Urata, William Grut, and Art Larsen. After him are Juan Pereda, Joe South, Chad Everett, Richard Rodney Bennett, Sergey Nikolsky, and Sherman Hemsley.

Others Born in 1930

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 2012

Go to all Rankings

In Spain

Among people born in Spain, José Guardiola ranks 1,529 out of 2,932Before him are Vicente Miera (1940), Arturo Fernández Rodríguez (1929), Francisco Javier Sáenz de Oiza (1918), David Albelda (1977), Manuel Almunia (1977), and José Luis Panizo (1922). After him are Mónica Cruz (1977), Víctor Balaguer (1921), Ana Torrent (1966), Jorge Martínez (1962), J. A. Bayona (1975), and José López Domínguez (1829).

Among SINGERS In Spain

Among singers born in Spain, José Guardiola ranks 41Before him are Ana Torroja (1959), Isabel Pantoja (1956), Paloma San Basilio (1950), Álvaro Soler (1991), Karina (1946), and Luz Casal (1958). After him are Víctor Balaguer (1921), Bebe (1978), Rosalía (1993), David Bisbal (1979), Concha Buika (1972), and Laura Alonso (1976).