Dave Gahan

1962 - Today

Dave Gahan

Dave Gahan (; born David Callcott; 9 May 1962) is an English singer-songwriter, best known as the lead singer of the electronic band Depeche Mode since their debut in 1980. Q magazine ranked Gahan No. 73 on its list of the "100 Greatest Singers" and No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dave Gahan has received more than 2,541,658 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 267th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.5M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 56.85

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.28

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.64

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Dave Gahan ranks 267 out of 3,001Before him are Zucchero Fornaciari, Rashid Behbudov, Basshunter, DJ Khaled, Dusty Springfield, and Lill-Babs. After him are Giuseppina Strepponi, Sarah Brightman, Galina Vishnevskaya, Ubol Ratana, Joey Ramone, and Heino.

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Among people born in 1962, Dave Gahan ranks 24Before him are Wesley Snipes, Axl Rose, Izzy Stradlin, Manuel Valls, Jordan Belfort, and Stephen Chow. After him are Anthony Kiedis, Carlos Sainz, Mohammed Omar, Thomas Kretschmann, Milo Đukanović, and Marcia Cross.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Dave Gahan ranks 1,082 out of 5,347Before him are George Canning (1770), Æthelbald, King of Wessex (831), Adam Ferguson (1723), Margaret of York (1446), Edward Frankland (1825), and Dusty Springfield (1939). After him are Thomas Lawrence (1769), Nicko McBrain (1952), Victor Turner (1920), Norman Lockyer (1836), Sarah Brightman (1960), and John William Polidori (1795).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Dave Gahan ranks 32Before him are Rob Halford (1951), Robbie Williams (1974), Van Morrison (1945), Glenn Hughes (1951), Susan Boyle (1961), and Dusty Springfield (1939). After him are Sarah Brightman (1960), Dave Evans (1953), Victoria Beckham (1974), John Lydon (1956), Vera Lynn (1917), and Keith Flint (1969).