Cesária Évora

1941 - 2011

Cesária Évora

Cesária Évora GCIH (Portuguese pronunciation: [sɨˈzaɾiɐ ˈɛvuɾɐ]; 27 August 1941 – 17 December 2011), more commonly known as Cize, was a Cape Verdean singer-songwriter. She received a Grammy Award in 2004 for her album Voz d'Amor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cesária Évora has received more than 701,578 page views. Her biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 28th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 700k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 70.72

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 59

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.02

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.60

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Cesária Évora ranks 28 out of 3,001Before her are James Brown, Farinelli, Patti Smith, Jacques Brel, Barbra Streisand, and Phil Collins. After her are Andrea Bocelli, Mick Jagger, Umm Kulthum, Serge Gainsbourg, Brian Johnson, and Ella Fitzgerald.

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Among people born in 1941, Cesária Évora ranks 13Before her are Dick Cheney, Bruno Ganz, Plácido Domingo, Bernardo Bertolucci, Sergio Mattarella, and Richard Dawkins. After her are Krzysztof Kieślowski, Fethullah Gülen, Martha Argerich, Lee Myung-bak, Nick Nolte, and Tadao Ando. Among people deceased in 2011, Cesária Évora ranks 10Before her are Elizabeth Taylor, Václav Havel, Osama bin Laden, Sathya Sai Baba, Peter Falk, and Otto von Habsburg. After her are Wangari Maathai, Svetlana Alliluyeva, Sócrates, Ramiz Alia, Ágota Kristóf, and Simon van der Meer.

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In Cape Verde

Among people born in Cape Verde, Cesária Évora ranks 1 out of 12After her are Pedro Pires (1934), Aristides Pereira (1923), Jorge Carlos Fonseca (1950), António Mascarenhas Monteiro (1944), José Maria Neves (1960), Carlos Veiga (1949), Gualberto do Rosário (1950), Rolando (1985), Gelson Fernandes (1986), Djaniny (1991), and Ryan Mendes (1990).

Among SINGERS In Cape Verde

Among singers born in Cape Verde, Cesária Évora ranks 1