Carlos Gardel

1890 - 1935

Carlos Gardel

Carlos Gardel (born Charles Romuald Gardès; 11 December 1890 – 24 June 1935) was a French Argentine singer, songwriter, composer and actor, and the most prominent figure in the history of tango. Gardel's baritone voice and the dramatic phrasing of his lyrics made miniature masterpieces of his hundreds of three-minute tango recordings. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carlos Gardel has received more than 566,374 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 75th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 570k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 65.20

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 50

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.02

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.50

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Carlos Gardel ranks 75 out of 3,001Before him are Anna Magdalena Bach, Jennifer Lopez, The Notorious B.I.G., Paul Anka, Johnny Hallyday, and Shakira. After him are Jon Bon Jovi, Karel Gott, Kate Bush, Klaus Meine, Enrique Iglesias, and Ian Gillan.

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Among people born in 1890, Carlos Gardel ranks 24Before him are El Lissitzky, George II of Greece, Man Ray, Kurt Student, Robert Ley, and Maria Goretti. After him are Franz Werfel, Bohuslav Martinů, Michael Collins, Anthony Fokker, Giorgio Morandi, and Fanny Kaplan. Among people deceased in 1935, Carlos Gardel ranks 17Before him are Astrid of Sweden, Victor Grignard, Charles Richet, André Citroën, Auguste Escoffier, and Henri Barbusse. After him are Paul Dukas, Hugo Junkers, Hugo de Vries, Max Liebermann, Ivan Vladimirovich Michurin, and John Macleod.

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In France

Among people born in France, Carlos Gardel ranks 603 out of 4,109Before him are Johnny Hallyday (1943), Henri Barbusse (1873), Prince Charles Alexander of Lorraine (1712), Joseph Joffre (1852), Syagrius (430), and Charles, Duke of Orléans (1394). After him are Bernard Arnault (1949), Darius Milhaud (1892), Maurice Jarre (1924), Lucien Febvre (1878), François Jacob (1920), and Louis Renault (1843).

Among SINGERS In France

Among singers born in France, Carlos Gardel ranks 6Before him are Édith Piaf (1915), Charles Aznavour (1924), Serge Gainsbourg (1928), Mireille Mathieu (1946), and Johnny Hallyday (1943). After him are France Gall (1947), Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo (1974), Françoise Hardy (1944), Gilbert Bécaud (1927), Georges Brassens (1921), and Manu Chao (1961).

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