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Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter ( (listen) bee-ON-say; born September 4, 1981) is an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. Given the nickname "Queen Bey", and noted for her boundary-pushing artistry and vocal ability, critics regard Beyoncé as a cultural icon.Beyoncé performed in various singing and dancing competitions as a child. She rose to fame in the late 1990s as a member of the R&B girl group Destiny's Child, one of the best-selling girl groups of all time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Beyoncé has received more than 44,940,435 page views. Her biography is available in 119 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 115 in 2019). Beyoncé is the 237th most popular singer (up from 283rd in 2019), the 1,532nd most popular biography from United States (up from 1,864th in 2019) and the 76th most popular American Singer.

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  • 45M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.26

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 119

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.14

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.48

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Beyoncé ranks 237 out of 3,528Before her are Robbie Williams, Gianni Morandi, Chris Cornell, Anthony Kiedis, Jacqueline Boyer, and Zucchero Fornaciari. After her are Kim Carnes, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Bessie Smith, Van Morrison, Eazy-E, and Marian Gold.

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Among people born in 1981, Beyoncé ranks 11Before her are Fernando Alonso, Alicia Keys, Iker Casillas, Samuel Eto'o, David Villa, and Serena Williams. After her are Rami Malek, Chris Evans, Xabi Alonso, Justin Timberlake, Tom Hiddleston, and Jessica Alba.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Beyoncé ranks 1,532 out of 18,182Before her are William Westmoreland (1914), Steve Ditko (1927), Peter Weller (1947), Fats Domino (1928), Richard Jordan Gatling (1818), and Husband E. Kimmel (1882). After her are Janet Yellen (1946), Dorothy Malone (1924), Carson McCullers (1917), Richard F. Heck (1931), Robert B. Wilson (1937), and Brad Dourif (1950).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Beyoncé ranks 76Before her are Mario Lanza (1921), Mariah Carey (1969), Debbie Harry (1945), Lil Wayne (1982), Chris Cornell (1964), and Anthony Kiedis (1962). After her are Kim Carnes (1945), Bessie Smith (1894), Eazy-E (1964), John Fogerty (1945), Sonny Bono (1935), and Hank Williams (1923).

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