Abbey Lincoln

1930 - 2010

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Anna Marie Wooldridge (August 6, 1930 – August 14, 2010), known professionally as Abbey Lincoln, was an American jazz vocalist, songwriter, and actress. She was a civil rights activist beginning in the 1960s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abbey Lincoln has received more than 356,183 page views. Her biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Abbey Lincoln is the 978th most popular singer (down from 821st in 2019), the 5,499th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,349th in 2019) and the 276th most popular American Singer.

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  • 360k

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  • 59.94

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.68

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Abbey Lincoln ranks 978 out of 3,541Before her are Michèle Torr, Luther Vandross, Billy Paul, Daniel Balavoine, Elīna Garanča, and BoA. After her are Annie Ross, Marija Šerifović, Matt Monro, Nas, Zara Dolukhanova, and Rino Gaetano.

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Among people born in 1930, Abbey Lincoln ranks 321Before her are Allan Bloom, Oleg Anofriyev, Stephen Fumio Hamao, André Lerond, Edward Woodward, and Roger Vonlanthen. After her are Annie Ross, Matt Monro, Alan Shugart, Sergei Kovalev, Herbie Mann, and Bobby Bland. Among people deceased in 2010, Abbey Lincoln ranks 223Before her are Brian G. Marsden, Godfrey Binaisa, Robert B. Parker, Robin Milner, Carlos Monsiváis, and Mary Daly. After her are John Wooden, Ed Roberts, István Bilek, Nelly Landry, Jamie Gillis, and Geoffrey Burbidge.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Abbey Lincoln ranks 5,499 out of 15,968Before her are Catherine Bach (1954), John Finn (1952), Charles Francis Hall (1821), Paula Fox (1923), Randal Kleiser (1946), and James J. Jeffries (1875). After her are James Harden (1989), Clint Walker (1927), Joe Sample (1939), John Wooden (1910), Shailene Woodley (1991), and William Merritt Chase (1849).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Abbey Lincoln ranks 276Before her are Boz Scaggs (1944), Roy Eldridge (1911), B. J. Thomas (1942), Tammy Wynette (1942), Luther Vandross (1951), and Billy Paul (1934). After her are Nas (1973), Tiny Tim (1932), Marilyn Miller (1898), Bobby Bland (1930), Lou Rawls (1933), and Beverly Sills (1929).