Chester Bennington

1976 - 2017

Chester Bennington

Chester Charles Bennington (March 20, 1976 – July 20, 2017) was an American singer, songwriter, musician, and actor. He was best known as the lead vocalist for Linkin Park and was also lead vocalist for the bands Grey Daze, Dead by Sunrise and, between 2013 and 2015, Stone Temple Pilots. Bennington has been credited by several publications as one of the greatest rock vocalists of his generation.Bennington first gained prominence as a vocalist following the release of Linkin Park's debut album Hybrid Theory (2000), which was a worldwide commercial success. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chester Bennington has received more than 17,700,789 page views. His biography is available in 78 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 155th most popular singer.

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  • 18M

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  • 60.79

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 78

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.30

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.27

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Chester Bennington ranks 155 out of 3,001Before him are Sylvie Vartan, Bob Geldof, Dieter Bohlen, Renata Tebaldi, Kris Kristofferson, and Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau. After him are Eric Burdon, Mina, Billy Joel, Mario Del Monaco, Sofia Rotaru, and Dana International.

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Among people born in 1976, Chester Bennington ranks 5Before him are Ronaldo, Reese Witherspoon, Francesco Totti, and Andriy Shevchenko. After him are Benedict Cumberbatch, Clarence Seedorf, Ryan Reynolds, Michael Ballack, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Armin van Buuren, and Cillian Murphy. Among people deceased in 2017, Chester Bennington ranks 54Before him are Emma Morano, Abdul Halim of Kedah, Adam West, Harry Dean Stanton, Jacque Fresco, and Mauno Koivisto. After him are Powers Boothe, Jake LaMotta, Yevgeny Yevtushenko, Adnan Khashoggi, Konstantinos Mitsotakis, and Sam Shepard.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Chester Bennington ranks 974 out of 12,171Before him are Butch Cassidy (1866), Courteney Cox (1964), Irwin Shaw (1913), Don King (1931), Alan J. Heeger (1936), and Kris Kristofferson (1936). After him are Kevin Kline (1947), Chris Isaak (1956), Bubba Smith (1945), Dred Scott (1795), Cornelius Vanderbilt (1794), and Wallace Carothers (1896).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Chester Bennington ranks 52Before him are Art Garfunkel (1941), Gloria Gaynor (1947), Etta James (1938), Suzi Quatro (1950), Tony Bennett (1926), and Kris Kristofferson (1936). After him are Billy Joel (1949), Kenny Rogers (1938), Mario Lanza (1921), Dr. Dre (1965), Britney Spears (1981), and Otis Redding (1941).