René Angélil

1942 - 2016

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René Angélil (French pronunciation: ​[ʁəne ɑ̃ʒelil]; January 16, 1942 – January 14, 2016) was a Canadian musical producer, talent manager and singer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of René Angélil has received more than 6,690,395 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). René Angélil is the 12th most popular producer (up from 14th in 2019), the 65th most popular biography from Canada (up from 84th in 2019) and the most popular Canadian Producer.

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  • 21

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  • 4.37

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  • 2.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among producers, René Angélil ranks 12 out of 89Before him are Jerry Bruckheimer, Phil Spector, Rick Rubin, Aaron Spelling, David O. Selznick, and Gene Roddenberry. After him are Louis B. Mayer, Albert R. Broccoli, Branko Lustig, Samuel Goldwyn, Joel Silver, and Toshio Suzuki.

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Among people born in 1942, René Angélil ranks 106Before him are Margaret Court, Carlos Monzón, Carole King, László Sólyom, Muslim Magomayev, and Mike Newell. After him are António Lobo Antunes, Isaac Hayes, Prince Michael of Kent, Jim Rogers, John McLaughlin, and Mir-Hossein Mousavi. Among people deceased in 2016, René Angélil ranks 79Before him are Iolanda Balaș, Tony Burton, Kenny Baker, Takahito, Prince Mikasa, Michal Kováč, and Marvin Minsky. After him are Henry Heimlich, Seymour Papert, Walter Kohn, Maria Teresa de Filippis, André Courrèges, and Edward Albee.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, René Angélil ranks 65 out of 1,130Before him are Charles Brenton Huggins (1901), Ryan Gosling (1980), A. E. van Vogt (1912), Henry Taube (1915), David Easton (1917), and Avril Lavigne (1984). After him are Mack Sennett (1880), David H. Hubel (1926), William Vickrey (1914), Mike Myers (1963), Carrie-Anne Moss (1967), and Geneviève Bujold (1942).

Among PRODUCERS In Canada

Among producers born in Canada, René Angélil ranks 1After him are Harry Saltzman (1915) and Lorne Michaels (1944).