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Roberto Goyeneche

1926 - 1994

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Roberto Goyeneche (January 29, 1926 in Saavedra, Autonomous City of Buenos Aires – August 27, 1994 in Buenos Aires) was an Argentine tango singer of Basque descent, who epitomized the archetype of 1950s Buenos Aires' bohemian life, and became a living legend in the local music scene.He was known as El Polaco ("the Polish") due to his blond hair, and thinness, like the Polish immigrants of the time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roberto Goyeneche has received more than 54,310 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Roberto Goyeneche is the 1,280th most popular singer (down from 1,114th in 2019), the 389th most popular biography from Argentina (down from 363rd in 2019) and the 7th most popular Argentinean Singer.

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Among singers, Roberto Goyeneche ranks 1,280 out of 3,528Before him are Maria Doyle Kennedy, Gustav Winckler, Aneka, Indira Radić, Maher Zain, and Helmut Lotti. After him are Glykeria, Enzo Ghinazzi, Jello Biafra, Paloma San Basilio, Elena Paparizou, and Tina Weymouth.

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Among people born in 1926, Roberto Goyeneche ranks 320Before him are Armand Penverne, Zig Ziglar, David Tudor, Sverre Stenersen, Keith Michell, and Paul G. Comba. After him are Bernhard Klodt, Lucien Sève, Joseíto, Metaksia Simonyan, John Gardner, and Giancarlo Bergamini. Among people deceased in 1994, Roberto Goyeneche ranks 233Before him are William Wilson Morgan, Patrick O'Neal, Ladislav Fuks, Dan Hartman, Richard Scarry, and Helena Rasiowa. After him are Ștefan Dobay, Bruno Pezzey, Rudolf Raftl, Zoltán Beke, Julio Ramón Ribeyro, and Delio Rodríguez.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Roberto Goyeneche ranks 389 out of 1,019Before him are Héctor Baley (1950), José Sosa (1985), Fernando Birri (1925), Alberto Mario González (1941), Lola Mora (1866), and Oreste Corbatta (1936). After him are Roberto Abbondanzieri (1972), David Nalbandian (1982), Fernando Gago (1986), Oscar Alberto Ortiz (1953), Carlos Babington (1949), and Santiago Vernazza (1928).

Among SINGERS In Argentina

Among singers born in Argentina, Roberto Goyeneche ranks 7Before him are Mercedes Sosa (1935), Atahualpa Yupanqui (1908), Facundo Cabral (1937), Sandro de América (1945), Luis Alberto Spinetta (1950), and Ricardo Montaner (1957). After him are Gilda (1961), León Gieco (1951), Andrés Calamaro (1961), Marcelo Álvarez (1962), Diego Torres (1971), and Chenoa (1975).