Elaine Paige

1948 - Today

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Elaine Jill Paige (née Bickerstaff; born 5 March 1948) is an English singer and actress, best known for her work in musical theatre. Raised in Barnet, Hertfordshire, Paige attended the Aida Foster Theatre School, making her first professional appearance on stage in 1964, at the age of 16. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elaine Paige has received more than 2,204,140 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Elaine Paige is the 819th most popular singer (up from 959th in 2019), the 2,557th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,786th in 2019) and the 90th most popular British Singer.

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  • 2.2M

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  • 61.35

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  • 30

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  • 2.75

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.30

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Elaine Paige ranks 819 out of 3,541Before her are Michael Bublé, The Weeknd, Phil Anselmo, Dennis Frederiksen, Lightnin' Hopkins, and Guy Béart. After her are Angelica Catalani, Midge Ure, Pyotr Leshchenko, Roy Black, Bill Medley, and María Dolores Pradera.

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Among people born in 1948, Elaine Paige ranks 253Before her are Anatoly Solovyev, Perry King, Viktor Afanasyev, Baldwin Lonsdale, Erik Schinegger, and Winfried Kretschmann. After her are Eddy Grant, Berry Berenson, Philip Jackson, Robert Hübner, Todd Rundgren, and Pascal Bruckner.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Elaine Paige ranks 2,557 out of 6,924Before her are Harry Andrews (1911), George Gissing (1857), James Guillaume (1844), Cuthred of Wessex (750), Henry Dudeney (1857), and Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon (1609). After her are Henry Scott Tuke (1858), Gillian Rubinstein (1942), Henry Taylor (1885), Andrew V. McLaglen (1920), Sue Townsend (1946), and Würzel (1949).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Elaine Paige ranks 90Before her are Paul Young (1956), Kevin Ayers (1944), Fish (1958), Graham Nash (1942), Blaze Bayley (1963), and Dave Davies (1947). After her are Midge Ure (1953), Shakin' Stevens (1948), Paul Weller (1958), Nicky Hopkins (1944), Ice MC (1965), and Charli XCX (1992).