Floyd Westerman

1936 - 2007

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Floyd Westerman, also known as Kanghi Duta ("Red Crow" in Dakota) (August 17, 1936 – December 13, 2007), was a Dakota Sioux musician, political activist, and actor. After establishing a career as a country music singer, later in his life he became an actor, usually depicting Native American elders in American films and television. He is also credited as Floyd Red Crow Westerman. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Floyd Westerman has received more than 246,736 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Floyd Westerman is the 1,082nd most popular musician (up from 1,091st in 2019), the 5,395th most popular biography from United States and the 410th most popular American Musician.

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  • 250k

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  • 60.08

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.95

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  • 2.64

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Floyd Westerman ranks 1,082 out of 2,675Before him are James Jamerson, Desmond Child, Pat Martino, Hank Marvin, Bobby Timmons, and Magne Furuholmen. After him are Moe Tucker, Vinnie Paul, Peter Tägtgren, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Timbaland, and Abraham Laboriel.

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Among people born in 1936, Floyd Westerman ranks 290Before him are Betty Curtis, Natalya Gorbanevskaya, Clive Swift, Larry Cohen, James Jamerson, and Susan Kohner. After him are Alfredo Zitarrosa, Mike Spence, David Suzuki, Jurij Koch, Brian Hart, and Julio Terrazas Sandoval. Among people deceased in 2007, Floyd Westerman ranks 204Before him are Helmut Senekowitsch, Antonio Puerta, Henry L. Giclas, Lloyd Alexander, Awad Hamed al-Bandar, and Paulinho de Almeida. After him are Stephen Fumio Hamao, Huang Ju, Teoctist Arăpașu, Édouard Gagnon, Zara Dolukhanova, and Carlo Clerici.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Floyd Westerman ranks 5,395 out of 15,968Before him are Pat Martino (1944), Nolan Ryan (1947), Roger Sessions (1896), Jonah Hill (1983), Bobby Timmons (1935), and John Krasinski (1979). After him are Pia Zadora (1953), Moe Tucker (1944), Hubert Dreyfus (1929), Jack Oakie (1903), Wilson Bentley (1865), and Debra Jo Rupp (1951).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Floyd Westerman ranks 410Before him are Lee Ritenour (1952), Chester Thompson (1948), James Jamerson (1936), Desmond Child (1953), Pat Martino (1944), and Bobby Timmons (1935). After him are Moe Tucker (1944), Vinnie Paul (1964), Timbaland (1972), Sonny Stitt (1924), Dave Alexander (1947), and Vinnie Colaiuta (1956).