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Bülent Ersoy

1952 - Today

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Bülent Ersoy (Turkish pronunciation: [byˈlænt ˈæɾsoj]; born 9 June 1952) is a Turkish singer and actress. A trans woman, she is known as one of the most popular singers of Turkish music, nicknamed Diva by her fans. Ersoy has many famous hits such as "Geceler" (Nights), "Beddua" (Curse), "Maaşallah", "Biz Ayrılamayız" (We Cannot Break Up), "Sefam olsun" (I Enjoy Myself), and "Bir Tanrıyı bir de beni sakın unutma" (Never Ever Forget God and Me). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bülent Ersoy has received more than 316,973 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Bülent Ersoy is the 274th most popular singer (down from 253rd in 2019), the 485th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 444th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Turkish Singer.

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  • 320k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 67.62

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Bülent Ersoy ranks 274 out of 3,541Before her are Christa Ludwig, Jussi Björling, Cass Elliot, Hank Williams, F. R. David, and Kirsten Flagstad. After her are Tereza Kesovija, DJ Khaled, Kanye West, Christina Aguilera, Rod Evans, and Selena Gomez.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1952, Bülent Ersoy ranks 71Before her are Umberto Tozzi, Didier Pironi, Charles Scott Sherrington, David Icke, Teófilo Stevenson, and Ari Vatanen. After her are Álvaro Uribe, Joe Strummer, Mahamadou Issoufou, Mandy Patinkin, Terry O'Quinn, and Eric Adams.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Bülent Ersoy ranks 485 out of 1,128Before her are Autolycus of Pitane (-360), Joscelin III, Count of Edessa (1135), Jovan Vladimir (990), Nicholas Mystikos (852), Theodore Metochites (1270), and Henri Verneuil (1920). After her are Piri Mehmed Pasha (1458), George Kedrenos (1100), Cüneyt Arkın (1937), Stratonice of Syria (-317), Diogenes of Oenoanda (200), and Mehmet Akif Ersoy (1873).

Among SINGERS In Turkey

Among singers born in Turkey, Bülent Ersoy ranks 4Before her are İbrahim Tatlıses (1952), Ajda Pekkan (1946), and Sezen Aksu (1954). After her are Darío Moreno (1921), Leyla Gencer (1928), Ahmet Kaya (1957), Roza Eskenazi (1895), Sertab Erener (1964), Hande Yener (1973), Mustafa Sandal (1970), and Şivan Perwer (1955).