Potts, Paul

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Potts, Paul Gender: M
Paul Robert Potts
born on 13 October 1970 at 05:30 (= 05:30 AM )
Place Kingswood, England, 51n27, 2w22
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 19°26' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 26°28 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 27°30'

Paul Potts (at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival)
photo: GabboT, license cc-by-sa-2.0


British tenor. In 2007, he won the first series of ITV's Britain's Got Talent with his performance of "Nessun dorma", an aria from Puccini's opera Turandot. As a singer of operatic pop music, Potts recorded the album One Chance, which topped sales charts in nine countries. Prior to winning Britain's Got Talent, Potts was a manager at The Carphone Warehouse. He had served as a Bristol city councillor from 1996 until 2003, and also had performed in amateur opera from 1999 to 2003.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes him on Twitter: "I'm going by UK time - I was born at 0530 on 13/10/70" [1]. Place of Kingswood, Gloucestershire given in England and Wales Birth Registration Index.


  • Vocation : Business : Middle Management
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV series/ Soap star ("Britain's Got Talent," 2007)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/Opera (Tenor: classical, pop opera)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc.
  • Vocation : Politics : Public office (Bristol city councillor, 1996-2003)