Amanda Lear

1939 - Today

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Amanda Lear (née Tap or Tapp; born 18 June or 18 November 1939 or 1941 or 1946 or 1950 in Saigon or Hong Kong or Hanoi) is a French singer, songwriter, painter, television presenter, actress, and former model. She began her professional career as a fashion model in the mid-1960s, and went on to model for Paco Rabanne, Ossie Clark, and others. She met Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dalí, and remained his closest friend and muse for the next 18.5 years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amanda Lear has received more than 2,107,730 page views. Her biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia. Amanda Lear is the 38th most popular singer (up from 39th in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Vietnam (down from 3rd in 2019) and the most popular Vietnamese Singer.

Amanda Lear is most famous for being a singer, songwriter, and actress.

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  • 2.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 70.70

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 37

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.23

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Amanda Lear ranks 38 out of 4,381Before her are Celine Dion, Mireille Mathieu, Nana Mouskouri, Nico, Barry White, and Albano Carrisi. After her are Barbra Streisand, Plácido Domingo, Joe Cocker, Miriam Makeba, James Brown, and 50 Cent.

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Among people born in 1939, Amanda Lear ranks 10Before her are Terence Hill, Ian McKellen, Francis Ford Coppola, Stanislav Petrov, Gro Harlem Brundtland, and Amos Oz. After her are Reuven Rivlin, Giovanni Falcone, Giovanni Trapattoni, Harvey Keitel, Ada Yonath, and Romano Prodi.

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In Vietnam

Among people born in Vietnam, Amanda Lear ranks 5 out of 136Before her are Ho Chi Minh (1890), Ngo Dinh Diem (1901), Võ Nguyên Giáp (1911), and Marguerite Duras (1914). After her are Lê Đức Thọ (1911), Thích Nhất Hạnh (1926), Thích Quảng Đức (1897), Nguyễn Phú Trọng (1944), Bảo Đại (1913), Ieng Sary (1925), and Lady Sun (192).

Among SINGERS In Vietnam

Among singers born in Vietnam, Amanda Lear ranks 1After her are Mỹ Tâm (1981), Sơn Tùng M-TP (1994), and Amee (2000).