1989 - 2018

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Tim Bergling (Swedish: [ˈtɪmː ˈbæ̂rjlɪŋ] ; 8 September 1989 – 20 April 2018), known professionally as Avicii ( ə-VEE-chee, Swedish: [aˈvɪ̌tːɕɪ]), was a Swedish DJ, remixer, and record producer. At age 16, he began posting his remixes on electronic music forums, which led to his first record deal. He rose to prominence in 2011 with his single "Levels". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Avicii has received more than 32,701,768 page views. His biography is available in 85 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 81 in 2019). Avicii is the 723rd most popular musician (down from 545th in 2019), the 405th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 319th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Swedish Musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 33M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.25

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 85

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.97

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.08

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among musicians, Avicii ranks 723 out of 3,175Before him are Max Roach, Max Cavalera, Enrico Toselli, Brian Molko, Giovanni Battista Guadagnini, and Chucho Valdés. After him are John Illsley, Herb Alpert, Willie Dixon, Horace Silver, Rick Astley, and Ivan Mládek.

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Among people born in 1989, Avicii ranks 16Before him are Alexandre Pato, Jordi Alba, Ivan Perišić, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Tyga, and Gabriel Attal. After him are Nina Dobrev, Axel Witsel, Úrsula Corberó, Marko Arnautović, Dakota Johnson, and Elizabeth Olsen. Among people deceased in 2018, Avicii ranks 166Before him are David Ogden Stiers, Ara Güler, Vitaliy Masol, Robert Indiana, Roger Bannister, and Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha. After him are Serge Dassault, Antonio Valentín Angelillo, Lewis Gilbert, Nicolas Roeg, Karl Lehmann, and Kim Larsen.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Avicii ranks 405 out of 1,879Before him are Malena Ernman (1970), Peter Haber (1952), Sigrid of Sweden (1566), Olof Rudbeck the Younger (1660), Dead (1969), and Bengt Gustavsson (1928). After him are Pia Sundhage (1960), Slim Borgudd (1946), Johan Gunnar Andersson (1874), Peter Artedi (1705), Bernhard Karlgren (1889), and Sven Tumba (1931).

Among MUSICIANS In Sweden

Among musicians born in Sweden, Avicii ranks 9Before him are Franz Berwald (1796), Carl Michael Bellman (1740), Per Gessle (1959), Yngwie Malmsteen (1963), Stig Anderson (1931), and Mikkey Dee (1963). After him are Jan Johansson (1931), Tor Aulin (1866), Eric Ericson (1918), Åse Kleveland (1949), Peter Tägtgren (1970), and Max Martin (1971).