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Doc Pomus

1925 - 1991

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Jerome Solon Felder (June 27, 1925 – March 14, 1991), known professionally as Doc Pomus, was an American blues singer and songwriter. He is best known as the co-writer of many rock and roll hits. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Doc Pomus has received more than 426,128 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Doc Pomus is the 1,574th most popular singer (down from 1,559th in 2019), the 8,443rd most popular biography from United States (up from 8,647th in 2019) and the 417th most popular American Singer.

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  • 430k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 43.67

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.42

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.28

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Doc Pomus ranks 1,574 out of 3,528Before him are Lu Han, Alma Gluck, Joe Arroyo, Alan Sorrenti, Lawrence Tibbett, and Khadja Nin. After him are Habib Koité, Ann Christy, Andre Matos, Carlos Mendes, Arsenie Todiraș, and Jintara Poonlarp.

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Among people born in 1925, Doc Pomus ranks 398Before him are Stepas Butautas, Simone Segouin, Guru Dutt, Marty Robbins, Aleksei Paramonov, and Ernst Benda. After him are Luigi Carpaneda, Cal Tjader, Charles Haughey, Axel Schandorff, Georges Stuber, and Finn Pedersen. Among people deceased in 1991, Doc Pomus ranks 210Before him are Tennessee Ernie Ford, Eva Bosáková, Eladio Rojas, Steve Clark, Ágnes Nemes Nagy, and Moshe Castel. After him are Cesare Merzagora, Howard Ashman, Fritz Riess, Eleanor Boardman, Carl-Erik Holmberg, and Lilian Bond.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Doc Pomus ranks 8,443 out of 18,182Before him are R. James Woolsey Jr. (1941), Abel P. Upshur (1790), George Nichols (1864), Lee Arenberg (1962), Crystal Reed (1985), and Desireé Cousteau (1956). After him are Betty Ong (1956), Francis Ford (1881), Daniel Kinsey (1902), Richard Shelby (1934), Kirk Cameron (1970), and Ernie Lively (1947).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Doc Pomus ranks 417Before him are Magic Sam (1937), Marty Robbins (1925), Sonny Terry (1911), Emma Abbott (1850), Mark Murphy (1932), and Lawrence Tibbett (1896). After him are Patti Austin (1950), Jeff Scott Soto (1965), Thelma Houston (1946), Arthur Alexander (1940), Lloyd Price (1933), and Chris Barnes (1967).