SINGER

Robin Gibb

1949 - 2012

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Robin Hugh Gibb (22 December 1949 – 20 May 2012) was a British singer, songwriter and record producer, who gained worldwide fame as a member of the pop group the Bee Gees with older brother Barry and fraternal twin brother Maurice. Robin Gibb also had his own successful solo career. Their younger brother Andy was also a singer.Gibb was born in Douglas on the Isle of Man to English parents, Hugh and Barbara Gibb; the family later moved to Manchester (where Andy was born) before settling in Redcliffe, just north of Brisbane, Australia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robin Gibb has received more than 7,273,904 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Robin Gibb is the 102nd most popular singer (up from 114th in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Isle of Man (down from 1st in 2019) and the most popular Singer.

Robin Gibb is most famous for being a member of the Bee Gees, a group he formed with his brothers Maurice and Barry.

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  • 50

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  • 5.46

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  • 3.93

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Robin Gibb ranks 102 out of 3,541Before him are France Gall, Yma Sumac, Mirella Freni, Donna Summer, Roy Orbison, and Rihanna. After him are John Lee Hooker, Alla Pugacheva, Françoise Hardy, Harry Belafonte, Kate Bush, and Peter Gabriel.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1949, Robin Gibb ranks 29Before him are Slavoj Žižek, Maurice Gibb, Patrick Süskind, Carlos the Jackal, Bobby Farrell, and Luis Sepúlveda. After him are Alla Pugacheva, Don Johnson, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Thomas Sankara, Sebastián Piñera, and John Belushi. Among people deceased in 2012, Robin Gibb ranks 22Before him are Elinor Ostrom, George Tupou V, Sylvia Kristel, John Demjanjuk, Roger Garaudy, and Donna Summer. After him are Larry Hagman, Ravi Shankar, Sven Hassel, Jean Giraud, Stephen Covey, and Tony Scott.

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In Isle of Man

Among people born in Isle of Man, Robin Gibb ranks 2 out of 10Before him are Maurice Gibb (1949). After him are Barry Gibb (1946), Edward Forbes (1815), Ned Maddrell (1877), Mark Cavendish (1985), Samantha Barks (1990), Kieran Tierney (1997), Peter Kennaugh (1989), and Amy Jackson (1991).

Among SINGERS In Isle of Man

Among singers born in Isle of Man, Robin Gibb ranks 1