Alberta Hunter

1895 - 1984

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Alberta Hunter (April 1, 1895 – October 17, 1984) was an American jazz and blues singer and songwriter from the early 1920s to the late 1950s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alberta Hunter has received more than 216,504 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Alberta Hunter is the 1,511th most popular singer (down from 1,358th in 2019), the 8,325th most popular biography from United States and the 428th most popular American Singer.

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  • 220k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.99

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.39

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.43

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Alberta Hunter ranks 1,511 out of 3,541Before her are Whigfield, Anne Veski, Jackson Wang, George Ezra, Sarah Connor, and Howie Dorough. After her are Hyuna, Gregory Porter, Kang Seul-gi, Vashti Bunyan, Zemfira, and Yulduz Usmonova.

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Among people born in 1895, Alberta Hunter ranks 214Before her are Sándor Gombos, Evripidis Bakirtzis, Cliff Edwards, Malcolm Sargent, R. J. Mitchell, and Robert A. Lovett. After her are Florence Vidor, Alice Lake, Ernie Collett, Earl Thomson, Edward Brophy, and André Gaboriaud. Among people deceased in 1984, Alberta Hunter ranks 194Before her are Johnnie Parsons, Marcel Balsa, Paul Felix Schmidt, Laurent Grimmonprez, Mary Miles Minter, and Alice Neel. After her are Otto Arosemena, Mark Kac, Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, Shelly Manne, Peggy Ann Garner, and Frank Church.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Alberta Hunter ranks 8,325 out of 15,968Before her are Patton Oswalt (1969), Madeline Zima (1985), Deontay Wilder (1985), Dorothy Cheney (1916), Porter Goss (1938), and Mildred Dunnock (1901). After her are Mary Lynn Rajskub (1971), Gregory Porter (1971), William Rosecrans (1819), Jena Malone (1984), Red Skelton (1913), and Sasha Mitchell (1967).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Alberta Hunter ranks 428Before her are Richard Cheese (1965), Amanda Lepore (1967), Kid Rock (1971), Bizarre (1976), Tina Weymouth (1950), and Howie Dorough (1973). After her are Gregory Porter (1971), Tennessee Ernie Ford (1919), Roberta Peters (1930), Johnnie Ray (1927), Mavis Staples (1939), and Jason Derulo (1989).