Frankie Lymon

1942 - 1968

Frankie Lymon

Franklin Joseph Lymon (September 30, 1942 – February 27, 1968) was an American rock and roll/rhythm and blues singer and songwriter, best known as the boy soprano lead singer of the New York City-based early rock and roll group The Teenagers. The group was composed of five boys, all in their early to mid-teens. The original lineup of the Teenagers, an integrated group, included three African-American members, Frankie Lymon, Jimmy Merchant, and Sherman Garnes; and two Puerto Rican members, Joe Negroni and Herman Santiago. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frankie Lymon has received more than 2,052,787 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,669th most popular singer.

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  • 17

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  • 1.33

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  • 3.80

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Among singers, Frankie Lymon ranks 1,676 out of 3,001Before him are Koda Kumi, Chuck D, Joyce DiDonato, French Montana, Marta Sánchez, and Betty Everett. After him are Valeriya, Lisa Ekdahl, Yael Naim, Nina Åström, Noel Harrison, and Ray Gillen.

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Among people born in 1942, Frankie Lymon ranks 440Before him are Nathan Deal, Paul Churchland, Glyn Johns, Ama Ata Aidoo, Butch Otter, and Bob Love. After him are Karen Hantze Susman, Jejomar Binay, Dick Butkus, Walter Lini, Tommy Roe, and Joe Boyd. Among people deceased in 1968, Frankie Lymon ranks 166Before him are Øystein Ore, Kay Francis, Wendell Corey, Horace Gould, Little Willie John, and Dennis O'Keefe. After him are Virginia Weidler, Lee Tracy, and Bea Benaderet.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Frankie Lymon ranks 8,320 out of 12,171Before him are Pat Flaherty (null), Khary Payton (1972), Janine Turner (1962), Dana Vollmer (1987), Rory Cochrane (1972), and Kevin Connolly (1974). After him are Roger Bart (1962), Anson Mount (1973), Bob Seagren (1946), Bobby Lashley (1976), Rufus King (1755), and Scooter Libby (1950).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Frankie Lymon ranks 466Before him are SZA (1990), B-Real (1970), Tiffany Darwish (1971), Black Francis (1965), Faith Hill (1967), and Chuck D (1960). After him are Ray Gillen (1959), Andrew Wood (1966), Arabian Prince (null), Lil Jon (1971), Ernestine Anderson (null), and Harry Connick Jr. (1967).