Dr. John

1941 - 2019

Dr. John

Malcolm John Rebennack Jr. (November 20, 1941 – June 6, 2019), better known by his stage name Dr. John, was an American singer and songwriter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dr. John has received more than 2,158,345 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 361st most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.86

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.71

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.25

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Dr. John ranks 362 out of 3,001Before him are Adelina Patti, Serge Reggiani, Carlo Bergonzi, Tarja Turunen, Cecilia Bartoli, and Warda Al-Jazairia. After him are Joey Tempest, Kanye West, Marc Bolan, Janet Jackson, Youssou N'Dour, and Evert Taube.

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Among people born in 1941, Dr. John ranks 122Before him are Bakili Muluzi, Lynne Cheney, George Lakoff, Cass Elliot, Gunpei Yokoi, and Adrian Lyne. After him are Beau Bridges, Sérgio Mendes, Karl Barry Sharpless, Chubby Checker, Maurice White, and Maaouya Ould Sid'Ahmed Taya. Among people deceased in 2019, Dr. John ranks 108Before him are Vladimir Etush, Bayram Şit, Mohamed Mahmoud Ould Louly, Sylvia Miles, Dimitar Dobrev, and Larry Cohen. After him are Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino, Charlie Whiting, Johnny Clegg, Claude Goretta, Chelo Alonso, and Isacio Calleja.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dr. John ranks 2,078 out of 12,171Before him are John G. Thompson (1932), Bridget Fonda (1964), Sarah Wayne Callies (1977), Warren Christopher (1925), Richard Bull (1924), and Spiro Agnew (1918). After him are Dave Bautista (1969), Hilary Swank (1974), Pat Metheny (1954), Ray Harryhausen (1920), William Petersen (1953), and Archibald Gracie IV (1858).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Dr. John ranks 109Before him are Solomon Burke (1936), Cass Elliot (1941), Mariah Carey (1969), Carl Perkins (1932), Kim Carnes (1945), and Eazy-E (1964). After him are Kanye West (1977), Janet Jackson (1966), Karen Carpenter (1950), Howlin' Wolf (1910), Chubby Checker (1941), and Barry Manilow (1943).