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Eddy Arnold

1918 - 2008

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Richard Edward Arnold (May 15, 1918 – May 8, 2008) was an American country music singer. He was a Nashville sound (country/popular music) innovator of the late 1950s, and scored 147 songs on the Billboard country music charts, second only to George Jones. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eddy Arnold has received more than 1,080,930 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 21 in 2019). Eddy Arnold is the 1,982nd most popular singer (down from 1,580th in 2019), the 10,755th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,777th in 2019) and the 559th most popular American Singer.

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  • 20

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  • 1.56

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  • 3.91

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Among singers, Eddy Arnold ranks 1,982 out of 3,528Before him are Han Geng, José Vélez, Birdy, Nina Stemme, Elisa, and R. L. Burnside. After him are Becky G, Tom Angelripper, Jan Peerce, Dave Williams, Mary Costa, and Lotta Engberg.

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Among people born in 1918, Eddy Arnold ranks 273Before him are Avery Dulles, Evelyn Ankers, Dave Bartholomew, Ben Klassen, Albertina Sisulu, and Helen Wagner. After him are Peter Poreku Dery, Adolph Kiefer, Marian McPartland, Fedor Samokhin, Gerald Wilson, and Walt Faulkner. Among people deceased in 2008, Eddy Arnold ranks 311Before him are Beatrice Ohanessian, Heinz Wewers, Vlado Taneski, Benoît Lamy, Sam Bottoms, and Alexander Courage. After him are Bjørn Paulson, Peter Poreku Dery, Joseph Pevney, Beverly Garland, Yodrak Salakjai, and Abby Mann.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eddy Arnold ranks 10,755 out of 18,182Before him are Elizabeth Marvel (1969), Christine Darden (1942), Matt Lanter (1983), Linda Woolverton (1952), Daniel Handler (1970), and Kari Byron (1974). After him are Richard A. Falk (1930), Otis Blackwell (1931), Bam Margera (1979), Kathlyn Williams (1879), Foy Draper (1911), and Chester Morris (1901).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Eddy Arnold ranks 559Before him are Jimmy Dean (1928), Barrett Strong (1941), Porter Wagoner (1927), Derrick Green (1971), Harry Connick Jr. (1967), and R. L. Burnside (1926). After him are Becky G (1997), Jan Peerce (1904), Dave Williams (1972), Mary Costa (1930), Fred Schneider (1951), and Melanie Martinez (1995).