Raina Kabaivanska

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Raina Kabaivanska (Bulgarian: Райна Кабаиванска; born Raina Yakimova (Bulgarian: Якимова); born 15 December 1934) is a Bulgarian opera singer, one of the leading lirico-spinto sopranos of her generation, particularly associated with Verdi and Puccini, although she sang a wide range of roles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Raina Kabaivanska has received more than 55,933 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Raina Kabaivanska is the 409th most popular singer (down from 383rd in 2019), the 71st most popular biography from Bulgaria (down from 65th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Bulgarian Singer.

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  • 19

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  • 6.27

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  • 1.70

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Among singers, Raina Kabaivanska ranks 409 out of 3,541Before her are Monica Zetterlund, Peppino di Capri, Senesino, Harry Nilsson, Tracy Chapman, and Zeynab Khanlarova. After her are Malcolm McLaren, Salomé, Paul Robeson, Billy Preston, Natalie Cole, and Taylor Swift.

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Among people born in 1934, Raina Kabaivanska ranks 127Before her are Elgin Baylor, Yasutaka Tsutsui, Umberto Agnelli, George Chakiris, Joan Didion, and Ken Rosewall. After her are Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed, Kate Millett, Eileen Atkins, Jacques Loussier, Lucien Muller, and Cuauhtémoc Cárdenas.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Raina Kabaivanska ranks 71 out of 313Before her are Jeremias II of Constantinople (1536), Ghena Dimitrova (1941), George I of Bulgaria (1300), Princess Marie Louise of Bulgaria (1933), Bogdan Filov (1883), and Časlav (896). After her are Chaka of Bulgaria (1210), Kardam of Bulgaria (735), Presian I of Bulgaria (820), Kimon Georgiev (1882), Sabahattin Ali (1907), and Georgi Parvanov (1957).

Among SINGERS In Bulgaria

Among singers born in Bulgaria, Raina Kabaivanska ranks 5Before her are Sylvie Vartan (1944), Nicolai Ghiaurov (1929), Boris Christoff (1914), and Ghena Dimitrova (1941). After her are Lili Ivanova (1939), Anna Tomowa-Sintow (1941), Philipp Kirkorov (1967), Azis (1978), Andrea (1987), Sofi Marinova (1975), and Stoyan Yankoulov (1966).