Barbara Dex

1974 - Today

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Barbara Maria Karel Deckx (born 22 January 1974), better known by her stage name Barbara Dex, is a Belgian singer who represented her country in the Eurovision Song Contest 1993 with the song "Iemand als jij". Dex had qualified via the Belgian national heat, Eurosong 93, held at the Casino Knokke on 6 March. At the Eurovision in Millstreet, she performed seventh, after Greece's entry "Ellada, Hora Tou Fotos" and before Malta's song "This Time". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Barbara Dex has received more than 77,887 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Barbara Dex is the 2,239th most popular singer (down from 1,760th in 2019), the 717th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 520th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Belgian Singer.

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  • 78k

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  • 50.65

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  • 18

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  • 5.99

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  • 1.85

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Barbara Dex ranks 2,239 out of 3,541Before her are Pastora Soler, Kool G Rap, John Garcia, Elitsa Todorova, Nico, and Nadia Ali. After her are GZA, Gary Lux, Kavita Krishnamurthy, Kat DeLuna, Patrick Ouchène, and Jake Zyrus.

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Among people born in 1974, Barbara Dex ranks 420Before her are Stala, ICS Vortex, Juli Zeh, Denis Caniza, Karol Kučera, and Gabriela Duarte. After her are Madeleine Peyroux, Jennifer Lien, Sendhil Ramamurthy, Oleg Pashinin, Steve Marlet, and Henry Jackman.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Barbara Dex ranks 717 out of 899Before her are Thierry Neuville (1988), Rudi Smidts (1963), Anouk Grinberg (1963), Yves Vanderhaeghe (1970), Stijn Devolder (1979), and Kylian Hazard (1995). After her are Princess Elisabeth, Duchess of Brabant (2001), Patrick Ouchène (1966), Koen Casteels (1992), Andreas Pereira (1996), Sven Nys (1976), and Olivier Rochus (1981).

Among SINGERS In Belgium

Among singers born in Belgium, Barbara Dex ranks 21Before her are Hadise (1985), Maurane (1960), Philippe Lafontaine (1955), Axelle Red (1968), Danzel (1976), and Loïc Nottet (1996). After her are Patrick Ouchène (1966), Angèle (1995), Selah Sue (1989), Laura Tesoro (1996), Sennek (1990), and Blanche (1999).