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Courtney Love

1964 - Today

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Courtney Michelle Love (née Harrison; born July 9, 1964) is an American singer, guitarist, songwriter, and actress. A figure in the alternative and grunge scenes of the 1990s, her career has spanned four decades. She rose to prominence as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of the alternative rock band Hole, which she formed in 1989. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Courtney Love has received more than 13,987,853 page views. Her biography is available in 66 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 64 in 2019). Courtney Love is the 211th most popular singer (down from 201st in 2019), the 1,351st most popular biography from United States (down from 1,266th in 2019) and the 68th most popular American Singer.

Courtney Love is most famous for being the widow of Kurt Cobain, the lead singer of Nirvana.

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  • 14M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 60.14

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 66

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.45

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Courtney Love ranks 211 out of 3,528Before her are Lola Flores, Kenny Rogers, Tom Morello, Dionne Warwick, Rob Halford, and Valery Leontiev. After her are Kylie Minogue, Dave Gahan, Dua Lipa, Sarah Brightman, Milva, and Ricky Martin.

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Among people born in 1964, Courtney Love ranks 35Before her are Lenny Kravitz, Marisa Tomei, Duff McKagan, Tom Morello, Andy Serkis, and Giuseppe Conte. After her are Edi Rama, Gitanas Nausėda, Chris Cornell, Eazy-E, Abedi Pele, and Mats Wilander.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Courtney Love ranks 1,351 out of 18,182Before her are William Standish Knowles (1917), Douglas Osheroff (1945), Robert Curl (1933), Virginia Henderson (1897), Ben Stiller (1965), and Clyde Drexler (1962). After her are Michael Connelly (1956), Stan Kroenke (1947), Viola Davis (1965), Oscar Robertson (1938), James Bond (1900), and Susan Hayward (1917).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Courtney Love ranks 68Before her are Etta James (1938), Sam Cooke (1931), Cass Elliot (1941), Kenny Rogers (1938), Tom Morello (1964), and Dionne Warwick (1940). After her are Connie Francis (1938), Mario Lanza (1921), Mariah Carey (1969), Debbie Harry (1945), Lil Wayne (1982), and Chris Cornell (1964).

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