Karel Gott Rank
About Karel Gott
He was a Czech musical artist and painter, who is mostly referred to as Czechoslovakia and Czech Republic's most successful male singer. After having participated in some singing competitions, Karel Gott officially launched his singing career in 1960 and went ahead to study opera under Konstantin Karenin.
His musical success cuts across German-speaking countries, where he was acknowledged as "the Golden Voice of Prague". Throughout his singing career, he is noted to have dropped more than 100 albums.
His father was Karel Gott while his mother was Marie Gottová. He got married to Ivana Gottová in 2008 and they both stayed married until his death in 2019. His children include; singer – Charlotte, Dominika, Lucie and actor, Nelly Gottova.
Between 1996 and 2017, he won the award for "Male Singer" 20 times at the Český Slavík Awards.
Gott received the "Radio Impuls Favorite Song" at the 2016 Český Slavík Awards.
He earned a "Lifetime Achievement" award at the 2017 Goldene Henne.
He earned a "Special Award" at the 2013 Anděl Awards.
He picked up the "Best Selling Album of the Year" at the 2016 Anděl Awards.
He once worked as an electrician.
Czech Republic government declared the day of his funeral as a national mourning day.
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Karel Gott's Popularity
Karel Gott was a famous Czech singer, who was born on July 14, 1939. As a person born on this date, Karel Gott is listed in our database as the 73rd most popular celebrity for the day (July 14) and the 99th most popular for the year (1939).
People born on July 14 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Karel Gott is the 2191st most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Karel Gott's birthday, Karel Gott is the 22nd most famous Czech.
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