Frank Sinatra

1915 - 1998

Frank Sinatra

Francis Albert Sinatra (; December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer, actor and producer who was one of the most popular and influential musical artists of the 20th century. He is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold more than 150 million records worldwide.Born to Italian immigrants in Hoboken, New Jersey, Sinatra began his musical career in the swing era with bandleaders Harry James and Tommy Dorsey. Sinatra found success as a solo artist after he signed with Columbia Records in 1943, becoming the idol of the "bobby soxers". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frank Sinatra has received more than 22,980,685 page views. His biography is available in 94 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 7th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 23M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 75.83

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 94

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.21

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.64

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Frank Sinatra ranks 7 out of 3,001Before him are Elvis Presley, Édith Piaf, Janis Joplin, Maria Callas, Luciano Pavarotti, and Dalida. After him are Charles Aznavour, David Bowie, Julio Iglesias, Tina Turner, Anni-Frid Lyngstad, and Joan Baez.

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Among people born in 1915, Frank Sinatra ranks 3Before him are Édith Piaf and Augusto Pinochet. After him are Ingrid Bergman, Anthony Quinn, Roland Barthes, Vasily Zaitsev, Moshe Dayan, David Rockefeller, Orson Welles, Arthur Miller, and Yitzhak Shamir. Among people deceased in 1998, Frank Sinatra ranks 3Before him are Pol Pot and Akira Kurosawa. After him are Halldór Laxness, Jean Marais, Carlos Castaneda, Ernst Jünger, Todor Zhivkov, Jean-François Lyotard, Niklas Luhmann, Octavio Paz, and Vladimir Prelog.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Frank Sinatra ranks 80 out of 12,171Before him are Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (1929), Louis Armstrong (1901), John D. Rockefeller (1839), James Dean (1931), Patrick Swayze (1952), and Woodrow Wilson (1856). After him are Debbie Reynolds (1932), Kirk Douglas (1916), Bhumibol Adulyadej (1927), Chuck Norris (1940), Rosa Parks (1913), and Robert Redford (1936).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Frank Sinatra ranks 4Before him are Elvis Presley (1935), Janis Joplin (1943), and Maria Callas (1923). After him are Tina Turner (1939), Joan Baez (1941), Jim Morrison (1943), Johnny Cash (1932), Tupac Shakur (1971), James Brown (1933), Patti Smith (1946), and Barbra Streisand (1942).