Buffy Sainte-Marie

1941 - Today

Buffy Sainte-Marie

Buffy Sainte-Marie, (born Beverly Sainte-Marie, c. February 20, 1941) is an Indigenous Canadian-American singer-songwriter, musician, Oscar-winning composer, visual artist, educator, pacifist, and social activist. Throughout her career in all of these areas, her work has focused on issues facing Indigenous peoples of the Americas. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Buffy Sainte-Marie has received more than 1,263,321 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,090th most popular musician.

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  • 1.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.65

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.13

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.74

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Buffy Sainte-Marie ranks 1,093 out of 2,258Before her are Magne Furuholmen, Maynard James Keenan, Thad Jones, Don Felder, Al Jardine, and Billy Cox. After her are Sonny Stitt, Floyd Westerman, Bert Jansch, Albert Lee, Jóhann Jóhannsson, and Bob James.

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Among people born in 1941, Buffy Sainte-Marie ranks 303Before her are Tim Hardin, Mario Corso, Navi Pillay, Rosa Maria Sardà, Masoud Kimiai, and Martine Beswick. After her are John Nicholson, Aminata Sow Fall, James Hansen, Alberto Mario González, John Thomas, and Christopher Jones.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Buffy Sainte-Marie ranks 272 out of 840Before her are Edward Belcher (1799), Kim Campbell (1947), Alexander Knox (1907), Stephen Amell (1981), Jean-Claude Turcotte (1936), and Kenneth Welsh (1942). After her are Billy Bishop (1894), Terry Jacks (1944), Anna Paquin (1982), Tommy Burns (1881), Elias Koteas (1961), and Jack Kruschen (1922).

Among MUSICIANS In Canada

Among musicians born in Canada, Buffy Sainte-Marie ranks 15Before her are David Foster (1949), Diana Krall (1964), Maynard Ferguson (1928), Paul Bley (1932), Robbie Robertson (1943), and Neil Peart (1952). After her are Geddy Lee (1953), Bob Rock (1954), Bob Ezrin (1949), Alex Lifeson (1953), Daniel Lanois (1951), and Devin Townsend (1972).

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