Bruce Dickinson

1958 - Today

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Paul Bruce Dickinson (born 7 August 1958) is an English musician who has been the lead singer of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden since 1981. He is known for his wide-ranging operatic vocal style and energetic stage presence. Dickinson began his career in music fronting small pub bands in the 1970s while attending school in Sheffield and university in London. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bruce Dickinson has received more than 5,209,685 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Bruce Dickinson is the 129th most popular singer (down from 124th in 2019), the 635th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 586th in 2019) and the 17th most popular British Singer.

Bruce Dickinson is most famous for being the lead singer of Iron Maiden.

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  • 5.2M

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  • 71.48

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 57

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  • 7.63

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.66

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Bruce Dickinson ranks 129 out of 3,541Before him are Renata Tebaldi, Celia Cruz, Annie Lennox, Lola Flores, Kris Kristofferson, and Dieter Bohlen. After him are Birgit Nilsson, Jon Bon Jovi, Maria Malibran, Gilbert Bécaud, Grace Jones, and Ibrahim Ferrer.

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Among people born in 1958, Bruce Dickinson ranks 20Before him are Kate Bush, Ice-T, Alec Baldwin, Marie Fredriksson, Quique Setién, and Tim Robbins. After him are Jamie Lee Curtis, Keith Haring, Ellen DeGeneres, Anna Politkovskaya, Jamal Khashoggi, and Kevin Bacon.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Bruce Dickinson ranks 635 out of 6,924Before him are Henry the Young King (1155), David Irving (1938), Jacqueline du Pré (1945), Martin Ryle (1918), John Buchan (1875), and John Fowles (1926). After him are Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1862), Robert Robinson (1886), Ann Radcliffe (1764), Æthelberht, King of Wessex (836), Henry Hallett Dale (1875), and Philippa of Lancaster (1360).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Bruce Dickinson ranks 17Before him are Bonnie Tyler (1951), Robert Plant (1948), Morrissey (1959), Kate Bush (1958), Peter Gabriel (1950), and Annie Lennox (1954). After him are Tom Jones (1940), Eric Burdon (1941), Susan Boyle (1961), Bryan Ferry (1945), David Coverdale (1951), and Vera Lynn (1917).