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Nana Mouskouri

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Ioanna "Nana" Mouskouri (Greek: Ιωάννα "Νάνα" Μούσχουρη [i.oˈana ˈnana ˈmusxuri]) (born 13 October 1934) is a Greek singer. Over the span of her career, she has released over 200 albums in at least twelve languages, including Greek, French, English, German, Dutch, Portuguese, Italian, Japanese, Spanish, Hebrew, Welsh, Mandarin Chinese and Corsican.Mouskouri became well known throughout Europe for the song "The White Rose of Athens", recorded first in German as "Weiße Rosen aus Athen" as an adaptation of her Greek song "Σαν σφυρίξεις τρείς φορές" (San sfyríxeis tris forés, "When you whistle three times"). It became her first record to sell over one million copies.Later in 1963, she represented Luxembourg at the Eurovision Song Contest with the song "À force de prier". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nana Mouskouri has received more than 1,863,048 page views. Her biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 63 in 2019). Nana Mouskouri is the 33rd most popular singer (down from 30th in 2019), the 72nd most popular biography from Greece (down from 71st in 2019) and the most popular Greek Singer.

Nana Mouskouri is most famous for her singing.

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Among singers, Nana Mouskouri ranks 33 out of 3,528Before her are Serge Gainsbourg, Umm Kulthum, Cesária Évora, Brian Johnson, Whitney Houston, and Barry White. After her are James Brown, Jacques Brel, Patti Smith, Plácido Domingo, Nico, and Amanda Lear.

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Among people born in 1934, Nana Mouskouri ranks 13Before her are Albert II of Belgium, Giorgio Armani, Judi Dench, Carl Sagan, Gene Cernan, and Leonid Kravchuk. After her are Daniel Kahneman, Shirley MacLaine, Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark, Jane Goodall, Paul Ekman, and Sydney Pollack.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Nana Mouskouri ranks 72 out of 936Before her are Demetrius of Thessaloniki (270), Ptolemy II Philadelphus (-308), Nikos Kazantzakis (1883), Irene of Athens (752), Isocrates (-436), and Seleucus I Nicator (-358). After her are Constantine I of Greece (1868), Clement of Alexandria (150), Lysippos (-390), Ptolemy III Euergetes (-284), Alcaeus of Mytilene (-620), and Paul of Greece (1901).

Among SINGERS In Greece

Among singers born in Greece, Nana Mouskouri ranks 1After her are Vicky Leandros (1949), Agnes Baltsa (1944), Maria Farantouri (1947), Haris Alexiou (1950), George Dalaras (1949), Marinella (1938), Stelios Kazantzidis (1931), Sakis Rouvas (1962), Sotiria Bellou (1921), Agathonas Iakovidis (1955), and Glykeria (1953).