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Miguel Rafael Martos Sánchez (born May 5, 1943), often simply referred to as Raphael, is a Spanish singer and television, film and theater actor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Raphael has received more than 5,444,309 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Raphael is the 458th most popular singer (down from 424th in 2019), the 723rd most popular biography from Spain (down from 641st in 2019) and the 14th most popular Spanish Singer.

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  • 5.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.86

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Raphael ranks 458 out of 3,541Before him are Luis Eduardo Aute, Ubol Ratana, Ahmet Kaya, Camarón de la Isla, Violetta Villas, and Lusine Zakaryan. After him are Noel Gallagher, Séverine, Fergie, Jorge Negrete, Mohammed Rafi, and Evert Taube.

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Among people born in 1943, Raphael ranks 175Before him are Edward Herrmann, David Soul, Ian Kershaw, Luis Eduardo Aute, Rolf Stommelen, and Ramón Sampedro. After him are Ove Kindvall, Nicholas Negroponte, André Téchiné, Bill Duke, Nils-Aslak Valkeapää, and Lynn Redgrave.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Raphael ranks 723 out of 2,595Before him are Juan Belmonte (1892), Thomas of Villanova (1486), Estanislao Figueras (1819), Santiago Cañizares (1969), Ramón Sampedro (1943), and Luisa de Guzmán (1613). After him are Ramón Serrano Suñer (1901), Vicente Aranda (1926), Fray Tomás de Berlanga (1487), Turibius of Mogrovejo (1538), Gerard Piqué (1987), and Antonio de la Cruz (1947).

Among SINGERS In Spain

Among singers born in Spain, Raphael ranks 14Before him are Alfredo Kraus (1927), Victoria de los Ángeles (1923), Manuel García (1775), Adelina Patti (1843), Salomé (1939), and Camarón de la Isla (1950). After him are Manolo Escobar (1931), Isabella Colbran (1785), Montserrat Figueras (1942), Massiel (1947), Pilar Lorengar (1928), and Mikel Laboa (1934).