Updated at January 31, 2023 by BirthdayDBs Team
Raphael is best known as World Music Singer who has born on May 05, 1943 in Linares, Spain. Currently, Raphael is 79 years, 8 months and 26 days old. Raphael will celebrate 80th birthday on Friday, 5th of May 2023. Below the countdown to Raphael upcoming birthday.
Acclaimed Spanish singer known widely as a pioneer in modern Spanish music. Since his career began in 1965, he has released more than five dozen successful albums and expanded his popularity internationally into Latin America.
He was only three years old when he began singing and by four had joined a children's choir. At nine, he'd won the title of Best Child's Voice in Europe in contests.
In 2000, he starred in the Spanish musical adaptation of Jekyll & Hyde.
He married aristocrat and journalist Natalia Figueroa and the two have three children, Jacobo, Alejandra and Manuel.
He has dabbled in acting and in 2015 starred opposite Mario Casas in the comedy film Mi Gran Noche.
Raphael is 79 years old today.
Raphael was born on May 05, 1943 in Linares, Spain.
Raphael zodiac sign is Taurus.
Raphael was best known as World Music Singer.
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|1973||Secretariat wins the 1973 Kentucky Derby in 1:59 2/5, an as-yet unbeaten record.|
|1980||Operation Nimrod: The British Special Air Service storms the Iranian embassy in London after a six-day siege.|
|1981||Bobby Sands dies in the Long Kesh prison hospital after 66 days of hunger-striking, aged 27.|
|1985||Ronald Reagan visits the military cemetery at Bitburg and the site of the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, where he makes a speech.|
|1987||Iran-Contra affair: Start of Congressional televised hearings in the United States of America|
|1991||A riot breaks out in the Mt. Pleasant section of Washington, D.C. after police shoot a Salvadoran man.|
|1992||Armand Césari Stadium disaster in Bastia (Corsica): 18 people are killed and 2,300 are injured when one of the terraces collapses before a football match between SC Bastia and Olympique de Marseille.|
|1994||The signing of the Bishkek Protocol between Armenia and Azerbaijan effectively freezes the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.|
|1994||American teenager Michael P. Fay is caned in Singapore for theft and vandalism.|
|2006||The government of Sudan signs an accord with the Sudan Liberation Army.|
|2007||Kenya Airways Flight 507 crashes after takeoff from Douala International Airport in Douala, Cameroon, killing all 114 aboard, making it the deadliest aircraft disaster in Cameroon.|
|2010||Mass protests in Greece erupt in response to austerity measures imposed by the government as a result of the Greek government-debt crisis.|
|2014||Eleven people are missing after a Chinese cargo ship collides with a Marshall Islands registered container ship off the coast of Hong Kong.|
|2014||Twenty-two people die after two boats carrying refugees collide in the Aegean Sea off the coast of Greece.|
|2019||A Russian jet plane burst into flames while attempting an emergency landing at Sheremetyevo Airport in Moscow killing at least 41 people.|
|1985||The birth of Shoko Nakagawa, Japanese actress and singer|
|1985||The birth of Emanuele Giaccherini, Italian footballer|
|1985||The birth of Tsepo Masilela, South African footballer|
|1985||The birth of Marcos Rogério Oliveira Duarte, Brazilian footballer|
|1985||The birth of Terrence Wheatley, American football player|
|1987||The birth of Graham Dorrans, Scottish footballer|
|1988||The birth of Adele, English singer-songwriter|
|1988||The birth of Mervyn Westfield, English cricketer|
|1989||The birth of Chris Brown, American singer-songwriter, dancer, and actor|
|1991||The birth of Xenofon Fetsis, Greek footballer|
|1991||The birth of Raúl Jiménez, Mexican footballer|
|1992||The birth of Loïck Landre, French footballer|
|1998||The birth of Aryna Sabalenka, Belarusian tennis player|
|1999||The birth of Nathan Chen, American figure skater|
|1999||The birth of Justin Kluivert, Dutch footballer|
|2011||The death of Claude Choules, English-Australian soldier (b. 1901)|
|2011||The death of Yosef Merimovich, Israeli footballer and manager (b. 1924)|
|2011||The death of Dana Wynter, British actress (b. 1931)|
|2012||The death of Surendranath, Indian cricketer (b. 1937)|
|2012||The death of Carl Johan Bernadotte, Count of Wisborg (b. 1916)|
|2012||The death of Aatos Erkko, Finnish journalist and publisher (b. 1932)|
|2012||The death of George Knobel, Dutch footballer, coach, and manager (b. 1922)|
|2012||The death of Roy Padayachie, South African lawyer and politician, South African Minister of Communications (b. 1950)|
|2013||The death of Sarah Kirsch, German poet and author (b. 1935)|
|2013||The death of Robert Ressler, American FBI agent and author (b. 1937)|
|2014||The death of Michael Otedola, Nigerian journalist and politician, 9th Governor of Lagos State (b. 1926)|
|2015||The death of Jobst Brandt, American cyclist, engineer, and author (b. 1935)|
|2015||The death of Hans Jansen, Dutch linguist, academic, and politician (b. 1942)|
|2017||The death of Binyamin Elon, Israeli Orthodox rabbi and politician (b. 1954)|
|2017||The death of Ely Ould Mohamed Vall, Mauritanian politician (b. 1953)|
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