Dean Martin

1917 - 1995

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Dean Martin (born Dino Paul Crocetti; June 7, 1917 – December 25, 1995) was an American singer, actor and comedian of Italian descent. One of the most popular and enduring American entertainers of the mid-20th century, Martin was nicknamed "The King of Cool." Martin gained his career breakthrough together with comedian Jerry Lewis, billed as Martin & Lewis, in 1946. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dean Martin has received more than 13,897,727 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 58 in 2019). Dean Martin is the 70th most popular musician (up from 75th in 2019), the 426th most popular biography from United States (up from 431st in 2019) and the 20th most popular American Musician.

Dean Martin is most famous for his singing and acting career. He was a member of the Rat Pack, which was a group of actors that included Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., and Peter Lawford.

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  • 61

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  • 4.23

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  • 5.27

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Among musicians, Dean Martin ranks 70 out of 2,675Before him are Antônio Carlos Jobim, Iggy Pop, Chet Baker, Alexander Glazunov, Sviatoslav Richter, and Goran Bregović. After him are Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, John Coltrane, Duke Ellington, Cliff Burton, and Yehudi Menuhin.

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Among people born in 1917, Dean Martin ranks 10Before him are Park Chung-hee, Arthur C. Clarke, Joan Fontaine, Ella Fitzgerald, Eric Hobsbawm, and Ilya Prigogine. After him are Ernest Borgnine, Louis Zamperini, Frederica of Hanover, Sidney Sheldon, I. M. Pei, and Kenan Evren. Among people deceased in 1995, Dean Martin ranks 12Before him are Michael Ende, Emmanuel Levinas, Konrad Zuse, Mikhail Botvinnik, Anatoly Dyatlov, and Gunnar Nordahl. After him are Eugene Wigner, Alec Douglas-Home, Adolf Butenandt, Edward Bernays, Louis Malle, and Donald Pleasence.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dean Martin ranks 426 out of 15,968Before him are Bernie Madoff (1938), Katherine Johnson (1918), Kurt Vonnegut (1922), James Caan (1940), Nicole Kidman (1967), and Julia Roberts (1967). After him are Ernest Borgnine (1917), Bryan Cranston (1956), Jack Lemmon (1925), Glen Campbell (1936), Black Dahlia (1924), and Crazy Horse (1840).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Dean Martin ranks 20Before him are Brian Wilson (1942), Paul Simon (1941), Charlie Parker (1920), Robert Johnson (1911), Iggy Pop (1947), and Chet Baker (1929). After him are John Coltrane (1926), Duke Ellington (1899), Cliff Burton (1962), Yehudi Menuhin (1916), Nat King Cole (1919), and Lou Reed (1942).