Richard Anthony

1938 - 2015

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Richard Anthony, born Ricardo Anthony Btesh (13 January 1938 – 19 April 2015), was a French pop singer, born in Egypt, who had his greatest success in the 1960s and 1970s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Anthony has received more than 17,578 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Richard Anthony is the 640th most popular singer (down from 599th in 2019), the 361st most popular biography from Egypt (down from 322nd in 2019) and the 11th most popular Egyptian Singer.

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  • 19

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  • 2.53

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  • 3.32

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Among singers, Richard Anthony ranks 640 out of 3,541Before him are Floor Jansen, Gary Brooker, Achinoam Nini, Juanes, Marietta Alboni, and Júlia Várady. After him are René Jacobs, "Weird Al" Yankovic, Lotte Lehmann, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Virginia E. Johnson, and Christine McVie.

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Among people born in 1938, Richard Anthony ranks 218Before him are Freddie Hubbard, Ralph Bakshi, Tufuga Efi, Leon Panetta, Juraj Jakubisko, and Spencer Johnson. After him are Tiziano Terzani, James Farentino, Juan Carlos Wasmosy, Maxim Shostakovich, Margarita Salas, and John Kufuor. Among people deceased in 2015, Richard Anthony ranks 155Before him are Harald Nielsen, Søren Kam, Sergio Sollima, Egon Bahr, Valentin Rasputin, and Chris Squire. After him are Robert Manzon, Esther Brand, Jacob Bekenstein, Władysław Bartoszewski, Walter Burkert, and Renzo Zorzi.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Richard Anthony ranks 361 out of 520Before him are Iset (-1350), Ibn Taghribirdi (1410), Beketaten (-1400), Ali ibn Ridwan (988), Riccardo Freda (1909), and Ahmad al-Tayyeb (1946). After him are Sobekemsaf I (-1650), Nasr Abu Zayd (1943), Saad el-Shazly (1922), Georges Schehadé (1905), Senebkay (-1700), and Nabil Elaraby (1935).

Among SINGERS In Egypt

Among singers born in Egypt, Richard Anthony ranks 11Before him are Claude François (1939), Mohammed Abdel Wahab (1901), Gohar Gasparyan (1924), Leila Mourad (1918), Amr Diab (1961), and Sayed Darwish (1892). After him are Guy Béart (1930) and Tefta Tashko-Koço (1910).