Paul Anka

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Paul Anka
Background information
Birth name Paul Albert Anka
Born July 30, 1941 (1941-07-30) (age 73)
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Origin Ottawa, Ontario
Genres Pop Jazz Rock
Occupations Singer
Instruments Vocals, Piano
Years active 1955 - Present

Paul Anka (born July 30, 1941[1]) is a Canadian-born singer and songwriter of Syrian origin. Anka is famous for such songs as Diana (1957) and Lonely Boy (1959).

He is married to Polish-born Anna Anka.

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  1. "Paul Anka Biography". Biography.com. http://www.biography.com/people/paul-anka-3424. Retrieved 10 January 2013.

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