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Cher (; born Cherilyn Sarkisian; May 20, 1946) is an American singer, actress and television personality. Often referred to by the media as the "Goddess of Pop", she has been described as embodying female autonomy in a male-dominated industry. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cher has received more than 27,749,751 page views. Her biography is available in 94 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 86 in 2019). Cher is the 3rd most popular singer, the 35th most popular biography from United States (down from 29th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular American Singer.

Cher is most famous for her music and her acting career.

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  • 28M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 85.50

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 94

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 15.25

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Cher ranks 3 out of 3,541Before her are Elvis Presley and Édith Piaf. After her are Luciano Pavarotti, Janis Joplin, Maria Callas, Frank Sinatra, Johnny Cash, Tina Turner, Anni-Frid Lyngstad, Joan Baez, and Charles Aznavour.

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Among people born in 1946, Cher ranks 5Before her are Donald Trump, Sylvester Stallone, Freddie Mercury, and Steven Spielberg. After her are George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, Ted Bundy, Alan Rickman, Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, Demis Roussos, and Patti Smith.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Cher ranks 35 out of 15,968Before her are Michael Jackson (1958), Clint Eastwood (1930), F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896), Charles Lindbergh (1902), Al Pacino (1940), and Bill Gates (1955). After her are Eleanor Roosevelt (1884), George Washington (1732), Howard Hughes (1905), Marlon Brando (1924), Charles Manson (1934), and Wallis Simpson (1896).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Cher ranks 2Before her are Elvis Presley (1935). After her are Janis Joplin (1943), Maria Callas (1923), Frank Sinatra (1915), Johnny Cash (1932), Tina Turner (1939), Joan Baez (1941), Jim Morrison (1943), Tupac Shakur (1971), James Brown (1933), and Barbra Streisand (1942).

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