Dr. John

1941 - 2019

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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 2,712,500 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Dr. John is the 811th most popular singer (down from 363rd in 2019), the 4,537th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,078th in 2019) and the 234th most popular American Singer.

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  • 2.7M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 61.42

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.36

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Dr. John ranks 811 out of 3,541Before him are Travis Scott, Camillo Felgen, Ingvar Wixell, Vanilla Ice, Sami Yusuf, and Riccardo Fogli. After him are Gregg Allman, Michael Bublé, The Weeknd, Phil Anselmo, Dennis Frederiksen, and Lightnin' Hopkins.

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Among people born in 1941, Dr. John ranks 271Before him are Ana Maria Machado, Lucien Aimar, Neelie Kroes, Alfred Aho, Hipólito Mejía, and Tomaž Šalamun. After him are Gabriel Zubeir Wako, Jaan Kaplinski, Robert McKee, Tony Dunne, Carla Gravina, and Sally Kirkland. Among people deceased in 2019, Dr. John ranks 224Before him are Ivan Dimitrov, Charlie Whiting, Ric Ocasek, Achille Silvestrini, Momir Bulatović, and Lydia Wideman. After him are Krishna Sobti, Vilhjálmur Einarsson, Jan Olszewski, Vojtěch Jasný, Reinhard Bonnke, and Piero Tosi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dr. John ranks 4,537 out of 15,968Before him are Doug Clifford (1945), Vanilla Ice (1967), James Redfield (1950), Jerry Lucas (1940), William D. Leahy (1875), and Ed O'Ross (1949). After him are Gregg Allman (1947), Jeffrey Sachs (1954), Martha Hyer (1924), Roy Rogers (1911), Gordon Matta-Clark (1943), and Floyd Gottfredson (1905).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Dr. John ranks 234Before him are Jimmie Rodgers (1897), Richard Carpenter (1946), Johnny "Guitar" Watson (1935), Tammi Terrell (1945), Travis Scott (1991), and Vanilla Ice (1967). After him are Gregg Allman (1947), Phil Anselmo (1968), Dennis Frederiksen (1951), Lightnin' Hopkins (1912), Bill Medley (1940), and Adam Lambert (1982).

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