Caterina Valente

1931 - Today

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Caterina Valente (born 14 January 1931) is a French-Italian multilingual singer, guitarist, dancer, and actress. Valente is a polyglot; she speaks six languages, and sings in eleven. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Caterina Valente has received more than 524,592 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Caterina Valente is the 154th most popular singer (up from 196th in 2019), the 1,028th most popular biography from France (up from 1,247th in 2019) and the 14th most popular French Singer.

Caterina Valente is most famous for her song "Torna a Sorriento" which was released in 1956.

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  • 520k

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  • 70.68

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  • 24

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  • 5.31

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.38

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Caterina Valente ranks 154 out of 3,541Before her are Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Eduard Khil, Charles Trenet, Ivan Rebroff, Georges Brassens, and Nina Hagen. After her are Billy Joel, Ben E. King, Shakira, Suzi Quatro, Manu Chao, and Otis Redding.

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Among people born in 1931, Caterina Valente ranks 53Before her are Faten Hamama, James Cronin, Ronald Dworkin, Arata Isozaki, Richard Rorty, and Ivan Rebroff. After her are Jacques Demy, Burton Richter, Sofia Gubaidulina, Clive Cussler, Anthony de Mello, and David Lee.

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In France

Among people born in France, Caterina Valente ranks 1,028 out of 5,234Before her are Jan Gossaert (1478), Jean-Pierre Léaud (1944), François Cluzet (1955), Michèle Morgan (1920), Eugène Scribe (1791), and Saint Remigius (437). After her are Claudette Colbert (1903), Walter Sans Avoir (1050), Philibert II, Duke of Savoy (1480), Jean Rochefort (1930), Henri, Prince of Condé (1552), and Jacques Demy (1931).

Among SINGERS In France

Among singers born in France, Caterina Valente ranks 14Before her are Françoise Hardy (1944), Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo (1974), Maria Malibran (1808), Gilbert Bécaud (1927), Charles Trenet (1913), and Georges Brassens (1921). After her are Manu Chao (1961), Marie-Louise O'Murphy (1737), Desireless (1952), Jacqueline Boyer (1941), Barbara (1930), and Anne-Marie David (1952).