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 Pole") 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 42,256 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Roberto Goyeneche is the 1,116th most popular singer (down from 1,064th in 2019), the 363rd most popular biography from Argentina (down from 324th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Argentinean Singer.

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Among singers, Roberto Goyeneche ranks 1,116 out of 3,541Before him are Rita, Camila Cabello, Darlene Love, Anna Oxa, Jintara Poonlarp, and Emma Bunton. After him are Gil Scott-Heron, Laila Kinnunen, Mary J. Blige, Viktor Lazlo, Taboo, and Leo Sayer.

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Among people born in 1926, Roberto Goyeneche ranks 293Before him are Maneca, Hermann Kant, Jacques Rozier, Herschell Gordon Lewis, Sverre Stenersen, and Anahit Tsitsikian. After him are Janet Asimov, Rodrigo Carazo Odio, Bernhard Klodt, Bob Benny, Luigi De Magistris, and Chuck Cooper. Among people deceased in 1994, Roberto Goyeneche ranks 210Before him are Ștefan Dobay, Roger Bocquet, Dinah Shore, Alfredo Pérez, Vicente Enrique y Tarancón, and Devika Rani. After him are Gilbert Roland, Paul Xuereb, Hans Jakob, Karl-Heinz Metzner, Rolf Jacobsen, and Rolf Singer.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Roberto Goyeneche ranks 363 out of 900Before him are Papu Gómez (1988), Willy Caballero (1981), Oscar Alberto Ortiz (1953), Alberto Crespo (1920), Rubén Ayala (1950), and Héctor Baley (1950). After him are Rubén Galván (1952), Ricardo Giusti (1956), Lucas Barrios (1984), Fernando Birri (1925), David Nalbandian (1982), and Lola Mora (1866).

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 Lola Ponce (1977).