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Sotiria Bellou

1921 - 1997

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Sotiria Bellou (Greek: Σωτηρία Μπέλλου) (August 22, 1921 – August 27, 1997) was a Greek singer and performer of the rebetiko style of music. She was one of the most famous rebetisa of all, mentioned in many music guides, and a contributor to the 1984 British Documentary entitled Music of the Outsiders. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sotiria Bellou has received more than 83,660 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Sotiria Bellou is the 1,084th most popular singer (down from 1,075th in 2019), the 666th most popular biography from Greece (down from 652nd in 2019) and the 10th most popular Greek Singer.

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Among singers, Sotiria Bellou ranks 1,084 out of 3,528Before her are Betty Curtis, Philip Bailey, Nicki Minaj, Mary J. Blige, Sissel Kyrkjebø, and Lasse Mårtenson. After her are Claude Nougaro, Bleona, Doris Dragović, Nik Kershaw, Lou Rawls, and Don Omar.

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Among people born in 1921, Sotiria Bellou ranks 261Before her are Gunnar Eriksson, Kees de Jager, Jacques Martin, Juan José Arreola, Alfréd Rényi, and Carol Channing. After her are Francis Blanche, Herb Ellis, Paco Godia, Betty Hutton, Antonino Rocca, and Ottavio Missoni. Among people deceased in 1997, Sotiria Bellou ranks 188Before her are Richard Jaeckel, Billy Bremner, Baltazar, John Akii-Bua, Georges Guétary, and Chris Farley. After her are Hubert Blaine Wolfeschlegelsteinhausenbergerdorff Sr., Julian Jaynes, Fritz Schär, Alfredo II, Laurean Rugambwa, and Jan P. Syse.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Sotiria Bellou ranks 666 out of 936Before her are Themistoklis Sofoulis (1860), Yannis Tsarouchis (1910), Sakis Rouvas (1962), Pantelis Karasevdas (1876), Ange Postecoglou (1965), and Nikolaos Mantzaros (1795). After her are Sibyrtius (-400), Ioannis Theodoropoulos (1900), Panagiotis Paraskevopoulos (1875), Ioannis Andreou (1900), Panagiotis Kanellopoulos (1902), and Ablabius (300).

Among SINGERS In Greece

Among singers born in Greece, Sotiria Bellou ranks 10Before her are Maria Farantouri (1947), Haris Alexiou (1950), George Dalaras (1949), Marinella (1938), Stelios Kazantzidis (1931), and Sakis Rouvas (1962). After her are Agathonas Iakovidis (1955), Glykeria (1953), Eleftheria Arvanitaki (1957), Katy Garbi (1961), Giorgos Alkaios (1971), and Gianna Terzi (1980).