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 396,912 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Doc Pomus is the 1,563rd most popular singer (down from 1,432nd in 2019), the 8,662nd most popular biography from United States (down from 7,286th in 2019) and the 443rd most popular American Singer.

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  • 400k

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  • 55.58

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.19

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Doc Pomus ranks 1,563 out of 3,541Before him are LaVern Baker, Jackie DeShannon, Seo In-guk, Fabio Lione, Alejandro Fernández, and Andrea Corr. After him are Tony Kakko, Joji, Martin Solveig, Garth Brooks, Dulce María, and Chris Barnes.

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Among people born in 1925, Doc Pomus ranks 384Before him are Charles Haughey, Yuriy Lituyev, Toivo Hyytiäinen, Gene Ammons, Margaret Oakley Dayhoff, and D. A. Pennebaker. After him are Robert Cormier, Ted Lindsay, Curt Lowens, Joan Leslie, June Christy, and Ruth First. Among people deceased in 1991, Doc Pomus ranks 199Before him are Mildred Dunnock, Tennessee Ernie Ford, Meindert DeJong, Eleanor Boardman, Gordon Pirie, and Ismat Chughtai. After him are Howard Ashman, Forrest Towns, Adrian Quist, Grete Mostny, Harriet Bland, and John Hoyt.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Doc Pomus ranks 8,662 out of 15,968Before him are Stanton T. Friedman (1934), James Juvenal (1874), Norman Fell (1924), Susan Kare (1954), Rose Cleveland (1846), and Brett Kavanaugh (1965). After him are Ruth Hussey (1911), Jeff Ament (1963), Roy Estrada (1943), Tyler Bates (1965), Fyvush Finkel (1922), and Kenneth Lonergan (1962).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Doc Pomus ranks 443Before him are Lloyd Price (1933), Ellen Greene (1951), P. P. Arnold (1946), David Miller (1973), LaVern Baker (1929), and Jackie DeShannon (1941). After him are Garth Brooks (1962), Chris Barnes (1967), Jonathan Richman (1951), Kendrick Lamar (1987), Porter Wagoner (1927), and Mississippi Fred McDowell (1906).