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Richard Bonynge

1930 - Today

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Richard Alan Bonynge ( BON-ing) (born 29 September 1930) is an Australian conductor and pianist. He is the widower of Australian dramatic coloratura soprano Dame Joan Sutherland. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Bonynge has received more than 218,305 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Richard Bonynge is the 1,306th most popular musician (up from 1,367th in 2019), the 176th most popular biography from Australia (up from 196th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Australian Musician.

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  • 220k

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  • 46.63

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  • 18

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  • 3.76

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  • 2.64

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Richard Bonynge ranks 1,306 out of 2,662Before him are Urs Bühler, Kenny Drew, John Hammond, Brian Setzer, Steve Aoki, and Nigel Kennedy. After him are Rhoma Irama, Karl Logan, Brad Whitford, Joe Hahn, Oscar Pettiford, and Guru Josh.

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Among people born in 1930, Richard Bonynge ranks 358Before him are John Polkinghorne, Eino Tamberg, Owen Garriott, Gladys West, Salvatore De Giorgi, and Oleg Anofriyev. After him are Andrey Petrov, Yoshinori Shigematsu, Gianfranco Parolini, Štefan Uher, Aureliano Bolognesi, and Kenneth Frampton.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Richard Bonynge ranks 176 out of 925Before him are Emilie de Ravin (1981), Norman Brookes (1877), Fiona Graham (1961), Bob Hewitt (1940), Anna Torv (1979), and J. L. Mackie (1917). After him are Jacinda Barrett (1972), Paul Keating (1944), Deborra-Lee Furness (1955), Alfred Deakin (1856), Barry Humphries (1934), and John Landy (1930).

Among MUSICIANS In Australia

Among musicians born in Australia, Richard Bonynge ranks 13Before him are Michael Hutchence (1960), John Williams (1941), Tommy Emmanuel (1955), Colin Burgess (1946), Daevid Allen (1938), and Rick Springfield (1949). After him are Mark Evans (1956), Mike Chapman (1947), Bob Daisley (1950), Simone Young (1961), Robert Stigwood (1934), and Frank Gambale (1958).