Adelaide Hall

1901 - 1993

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Adelaide Louise Hall (20 October 1901 – 7 November 1993) was an American-born UK-based jazz singer and entertainer. Her long career spanned more than 70 years from 1921 until her death and she was a major figure in the Harlem Renaissance. Hall entered the Guinness Book of World Records in 2003 as the world's most enduring recording artist, having released material over eight consecutive decades. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adelaide Hall has received more than 341,645 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Adelaide Hall is the 2,061st most popular singer (up from 2,153rd in 2019), the 11,136th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,862nd in 2019) and the 605th most popular American Singer.

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  • 340k

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  • 51.94

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  • 18

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  • 1.58

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  • 3.76

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Among singers, Adelaide Hall ranks 2,061 out of 3,541Before her are Glennis Grace, Lilian Garcia, Waylon, Milan Stanković, Tamara Todevska, and Karoline Krüger. After her are Salvatore Licitra, Tiffany Young, Dahyun, Lee Ryan, Tomas N'evergreen, and Future.

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Among people born in 1901, Adelaide Hall ranks 261Before her are Francisco Guilledo, Alex James, John C. Stennis, V. Shantaram, Donald Howard Menzel, and Oliver La Farge. After her is Deborah Snyder. Among people deceased in 1993, Adelaide Hall ranks 242Before her are Bob Crosby, Rok Petrovič, Arsène Auguste, Criss Oliva, Jón Páll Sigmarsson, and David Brian. After her are Brandon Teena, Nan Grey, Fernando Lopez, Divya Bharti, Don DeFore, and Ray Sharkey.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Adelaide Hall ranks 11,136 out of 15,968Before her are Butch Hartman (1965), Amory Lovins (1947), Jim Ryun (1947), Lynndie England (1982), Adele Mara (1923), and Elizabeth Holmes (1984). After her are Byron Scott (1961), Stuart Hamm (1960), Geoffrey Marcy (1954), Hope Emerson (1897), Nancy J. Currie-Gregg (1958), and Frank L. Culbertson Jr. (1949).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Adelaide Hall ranks 605Before her are Lil Jon (1971), David Johansen (1950), Aloe Blacc (1979), Marcus Mumford (1987), Lil Dicky (1988), and Nora Bayes (1880). After her are Tiffany Young (1989), Future (1983), Tiffany Darwish (1971), Vince Gill (1957), Kurtis Blow (1959), and Birdman (1969).