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Conchita Wurst

1988 - Today

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Thomas Neuwirth (born 6 November 1988) is an Austrian singer and drag queen who is known for his stage persona Conchita Wurst (also known mononymously as Conchita). Neuwirth came to international attention after winning the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 as Austria's entrant with the song "Rise Like a Phoenix". Born in Gmunden, Neuwirth moved to Graz to do his matura exam with a focus on fashion, before embarking on a singing career through the 2007 casting show Starmania. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Conchita Wurst has received more than 2,805,917 page views. His biography is available in 77 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 74 in 2019). Conchita Wurst is the 663rd most popular singer (down from 317th in 2019), the 582nd most popular biography from Austria (down from 351st in 2019) and the 7th most popular Austrian Singer.

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  • 77

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  • 7.35

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  • 4.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Conchita Wurst ranks 663 out of 3,541Before him are Heidi Brühl, Peng Liyuan, Liam Payne, Jimmy Somerville, Keith Flint, and Julie London. After him are Rocío Jurado, Karl Davydov, Angelo Branduardi, Alfred Deller, George Clinton, and Fud Leclerc.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1988, Conchita Wurst ranks 21Before him are Alexis Sánchez, Alicia Vikander, Sasha Grey, Adele, Ángel Di María, and Diego Costa. After him are Khabib Nurmagomedov, Stephen Curry, Vanessa Hudgens, Mats Hummels, Park Seo-joon, and Kevin Durant.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Conchita Wurst ranks 582 out of 1,075Before him are Joseph Marx (1882), Alexandru Vaida-Voevod (1872), Alfons Maria Stickler (1910), Albert Apponyi (1846), Christopher Alexander (1936), and Otto Erich Deutsch (1883). After him are Joseph Weigl (1766), Otto Muehl (1925), Egon Friedell (1878), Károly Huszár (1882), Rudolf von Alt (1812), and Franz Schalk (1863).

Among SINGERS In Austria

Among singers born in Austria, Conchita Wurst ranks 7Before him are Falco (1957), Udo Jürgens (1934), Mercédès Jellinek (1889), Freddy Quinn (1931), Solomiya Krushelnytska (1872), and Marianna Martines (1744). After him are Walter Berry (1929), Hansi Hinterseer (1954), Anna von Mildenburg (1872), Amalie Materna (1844), DJ Ötzi (1971), and Wilfried (1950).

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