Begum Akhtar

1914 - 1974

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Akhtari Bai Faizabadi (7 October 1914 – 30 October 1974), also known as Begum Akhtar, was an Indian singer and actress. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Begum Akhtar has received more than 565,608 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Begum Akhtar is the 1,837th most popular singer, the 700th most popular biography from India and the 21st most popular Indian Singer.

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  • 570k

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.90

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  • 3.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Begum Akhtar ranks 1,837 out of 3,541Before her are Miss Kittin, A-Mei, Róisín Murphy, Kate McGarrigle, Christy Moore, and Stephen Gately. After her are Kathy Kirby, Craig David, Svyatoslav Vakarchuk, Betty Everett, Soraya, and Cyrine Abdelnour.

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Among people born in 1914, Begum Akhtar ranks 314Before her are Jack Medica, Hans Theilig, Hank Snow, Hillary Brooke, B. R. Chopra, and Sam Hanks. After her are Hanna Neumann, Akhtar Hameed Khan, Ernest Tubb, Josh White, Larry Parks, and Randall Jarrell. Among people deceased in 1974, Begum Akhtar ranks 195Before her are Tex Ritter, Jayachamarajendra Wadiyar, Clive Brook, Tina Brooks, Edna Best, and Eric Linklater. After her are Frank Hussey, Jim Bausch, Dorothy Fields, and John Crowe Ransom.

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In India

Among people born in India, Begum Akhtar ranks 700 out of 1,227Before her are Reita Faria (1943), Sikandar Jah (1768), Basu Chatterjee (1930), Homai Vyarawalla (1913), Balram Jakhar (1923), and Mammootty (1951). After her are Yellapragada Subbarow (1895), Balasaraswati (1918), Baselios Cleemis (1959), Akhtar Hameed Khan (1914), Mahendra Kapoor (1934), and S. M. Krishna (1932).

Among SINGERS In India

Among singers born in India, Begum Akhtar ranks 21Before her are Gangubai Hangal (1913), S. P. Balasubrahmanyam (1946), Jasraj (1930), K. J. Yesudas (1940), Udit Narayan (1955), and Usha Mangeshkar (1935). After her are Mahendra Kapoor (1934), Anuradha Paudwal (1954), Daler Mehndi (1967), Kavita Krishnamurthy (1958), Vani Jairam (1945), and Usha Uthup (1947).