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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 5,956,335 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Raphael is the 464th most popular singer (down from 457th in 2019), the 734th most popular biography from Spain (down from 722nd in 2019) and the 15th most popular Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 6.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.56

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.28

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Raphael ranks 464 out of 3,528Before him are Juan Gabriel, Salomé, RM, Ice Cube, Adelina Patti, and Jorge Negrete. After him are Ubol Ratana, Arsen Dedić, Héctor Lavoe, Trini Lopez, Renato Carosone, and Montserrat Figueras.

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Among people born in 1943, Raphael ranks 183Before him are Nicholas Negroponte, Nolan Bushnell, Wallace Shawn, Dragan Nikolić, José Ángel Iribar, and Masayuki Uemura. After him are Mike Leigh, Lauren Hutton, Lucio Battisti, Mark Granovetter, Angelo Bagnasco, and Alfio Basile.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Raphael ranks 734 out of 2,932Before him are Sergio Busquets (1988), Raimon Panikkar (1918), Adelina Patti (1843), Pelagius of Córdoba (912), Isabella of Castile, Duchess of York (1355), and Juan de Valdés Leal (1622). After him are Diego Ortiz (1510), Luis de Milán (1500), Francisco de Montejo (1479), Lina Romay (1954), Infanta María Amalia of Spain (1779), and Montserrat Figueras (1942).

Among SINGERS In Spain

Among singers born in Spain, Raphael ranks 15Before him are Alfredo Kraus (1927), Manuel García (1775), Camarón de la Isla (1950), Isabella Colbran (1785), Salomé (1939), and Adelina Patti (1843). After him are Montserrat Figueras (1942), Manolo Escobar (1931), Massiel (1947), Rocío Jurado (1946), Peret (1935), and Mikel Laboa (1934).