Ewan MacColl

1915 - 1989

Ewan MacColl

James Henry Miller (25 January 1915 – 22 October 1989), better known by his stage name Ewan MacColl, was a British folk singer, songwriter, labour activist and actor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ewan MacColl has received more than 588,969 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,474th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 590k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 40.12

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.41

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Ewan MacColl ranks 1,481 out of 3,001Before her are Marc Lavoine, Anita Ward, Roy Clark, Glen Hansard, Lee Seung-gi, and Caro Emerald. After her are Seo In-guk, Roger Pontare, Skin, Dulce María, Don Dokken, and Geoff Tate.

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Among people born in 1915, Ewan MacColl ranks 187Before her are Billy Strayhorn, Helmut Niedermayr, John Woodruff, William Hopper, Khushwant Singh, and Anita Louise. After her are Dan Dailey, Magda Gabor, David "Honeyboy" Edwards, Arthur Lowe, Godfrey Brown, and Joe Mantell. Among people deceased in 1989, Ewan MacColl ranks 182Before her are Edward Abbey, C. L. R. James, Wally Ris, Jim Backus, Hemanta Mukherjee, and Lennox Berkeley. After her are Chris Gueffroy, Amanda Blake, Woody Shaw, S. David Griggs, Stella Gibbons, and Lynn Bari.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Ewan MacColl ranks 3,703 out of 5,347Before her are Susan Haack (1945), David Owen (1938), Chris Coleman (1970), Joe Wright (1972), Nicholas Hooper (1952), and Sonya Walger (1974). After her are David Hobbs (1939), Paul Ince (1967), Freddie Bartholomew (1924), Ron Flowers (1934), Hannah Murray (1989), and Juliet Mills (1941).