Oliver Dragojević

1947 - 2018

Oliver Dragojević

Oliver Dragojević (pronounced [ǒliʋer drâɡojeʋitɕ]; 7 December 1947 – 29 July 2018) was a Croatian recording artist who was considered one of the most enduring musical stars and cultural icons in Croatia with a discography that spanned nearly five decades. His style blended traditional klapa melodies of Dalmatia, a coastal region in his native Croatia, with jazz motifs wrapped up in a modern production. For his influential musical career, he reached critical and commercial acclaim in Croatia and neighbouring countries, and numerous accolades, including numerous Porin and Indexi awards. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Oliver Dragojević has received more than 276,943 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 487th most popular musician.

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Among musicians, Oliver Dragojević ranks 487 out of 2,258Before him are Janick Gers, Alexis Weissenberg, Franco Battiato, Steve Morse, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, and Ben Webster. After him are Joan Manuel Serrat, Antonio Bazzini, Alan Walker, Aldo Ciccolini, Ton Koopman, and David Crosby.

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Among people born in 1947, Oliver Dragojević ranks 143Before him are Antonio de la Cruz, Ted Danson, Christian Jacq, Alan Dale, Alain Aspect, and Abdel Aziz al-Rantisi. After him are H. Robert Horvitz, Florian Schneider, John Adams, Joseph Daul, Rob Reiner, and Alexander Rutskoy. Among people deceased in 2018, Oliver Dragojević ranks 118Before him are Sergio Marchionne, Robert Indiana, Bruno Sammartino, Kim Jong-pil, Michael Anderson, and Gennady Rozhdestvensky. After him are José Antonio Abreu, Kira Muratova, Nicolas Roeg, George Maxwell Richards, Ara Güler, and Oleg Tabakov.

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In Croatia

Among people born in Croatia, Oliver Dragojević ranks 84 out of 376Before him are Ivan Mažuranić (1814), Siniša Mihajlović (1969), Pietro Tradonico (null), Branimir of Croatia (850), Georg von Trapp (1880), and Neda Ukraden (1950). After him are Tin Ujević (1891), Franjo Šeper (1905), Jurica Jerković (1950), Ivo Sanader (1953), Ivan Zajc (1832), and Nikola Pilić (1939).

Among MUSICIANS In Croatia

Among musicians born in Croatia, Oliver Dragojević ranks 1After him are Maksim Mrvica (1975), Ana Vidović (1980), and Ana Rucner (1983).

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