Bing Crosby

1903 - 1977

Bing Crosby

Harry Lillis "Bing" Crosby Jr. (; May 3, 1903 – October 14, 1977) was an American singer, comedian and actor. The first multimedia star, Crosby was a leader in record sales, radio ratings, and motion picture grosses from 1930 to 1954. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bing Crosby has received more than 9,188,692 page views. His biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 96th most popular singer.

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  • 9.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 63.92

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 68

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.57

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Bing Crosby ranks 96 out of 3,001Before him are Roy Orbison, Domenico Modugno, Celine Dion, Rihanna, Mercedes Sosa, and John Lee Hooker. After him are Dolly Parton, Donna Summer, Fairuz, Peter Gabriel, Astrud Gilberto, and Georges Moustaki.

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Among people born in 1903, Bing Crosby ranks 27Before him are Anaïs Nin, Hans Jonas, José Antonio Primo de Rivera, Fahri Korutürk, Karl Hanke, and Igor Kurchatov. After him are Rudolf Abel, Nikolai Podgorny, Georg Elser, Irène Némirovsky, Raymond Queneau, and Matthias Sindelar. Among people deceased in 1977, Bing Crosby ranks 20Before him are Makarios III, Kurt Schuschnigg, Ernst Bloch, Anaïs Nin, Joan Crawford, and Howard Hawks. After him are Francis Gary Powers, Alexander Luria, Andreas Baader, Clarice Lispector, Groucho Marx, and Peter Finch.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bing Crosby ranks 613 out of 12,171Before him are Robert Downey Jr. (1965), Caitlyn Jenner (1949), Theodore Dreiser (1871), Ed Wood (1924), John Deere (1804), and Frank Herbert (1920). After him are George E. Smith (1930), Dashiell Hammett (1894), William P. Murphy (1892), Bill Murray (1950), Robert Altman (1925), and Robert Venturi (1925).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Bing Crosby ranks 37Before him are Prince (1958), Gwen Stefani (1969), Steven Tyler (1948), Harry Belafonte (1927), Roy Orbison (1936), and John Lee Hooker (1917). After him are Dolly Parton (1946), Donna Summer (1948), Nancy Sinatra (1940), Diana Ross (1944), Ben E. King (1938), and Little Richard (1932).