Michel Polnareff

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Michel Polnareff (born 3 July 1944, Nérac, Lot-et-Garonne, France) is a French singer-songwriter, who was popular in France from the mid-1960s until the early 1990s with his penultimate original album, Kāma-Sūtra. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michel Polnareff has received more than 341,499 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Michel Polnareff is the 408th most popular musician (down from 353rd in 2019), the 1,947th most popular biography from France (down from 1,744th in 2019) and the 18th most popular French Musician.

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Among musicians, Michel Polnareff ranks 408 out of 2,675. Before him are Rubén González, David Popper, Martin Gore, Rudolf Serkin, Jean-Pierre Rampal, and Bernie Taupin. After him are Tony Levin, Edwin Fischer, Paul Landers, Varg Vikernes, Alexander Siloti, and Nathan Milstein.

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Among people born in 1944, Michel Polnareff ranks 139Before him are Johnny Winter, Mordechai Spiegler, Chris Patten, Brian Tracy, Sergei Belov, and Chico Mendes. After him are Giacomo dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto, Peter Mayhew, Marie-Christine Barrault, Angela Winkler, Steve Fossett, and Tsuyoshi Kunieda.

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In France

Among people born in France, Michel Polnareff ranks 1,947 out of 5,234. Before him are Jean-Pierre Rampal (1922), Florent Schmitt (1870), Hugh Magnus (1007), Henry of Flanders (1174), Yolande, Duchess of Lorraine (1428), and René Lesson (1794). After him are Jules de Goncourt (1830), Maria Letizia Bonaparte, Duchess of Aosta (1866), Henri de Régnier (1864), Pierre Henry (1927), Georges Hébert (1875), and Fernand Cormon (1845).

Among MUSICIANS In France

Among musicians born in France, Michel Polnareff ranks 18Before him are Georges Prêtre (1924), Émile Waldteufel (1837), Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre (1665), Maurice André (1933), Jacques Dutronc (1943), and Jean-Pierre Rampal (1922). After him are Marguerite Long (1874), Manitas de Plata (1921), Yann Tiersen (1970), Jacques Loussier (1934), Walter Gieseking (1895), and Ginette Neveu (1919).

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