Freddie Aguilar

1953 - Today

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Ferdinand Pascual Aguilar (born February 5, 1953), better known as Freddie Aguilar or Ka Freddie Aguilar, is a folk musician from the Philippines. He is best known for his rendition of Bayan Ko, which became the anthem of the opposition against the Marcos regime during the 1986 People Power Revolution, and for his song Anak, the best-selling Philippine music record of all time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Freddie Aguilar has received more than 410,837 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Freddie Aguilar is the 1,819th most popular singer (down from 1,777th in 2019), the 53rd most popular biography from Philippines (down from 46th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Filipino Singer.

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  • 410k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.81

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.94

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.69

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Freddie Aguilar ranks 1,819 out of 3,541Before him are Tijana Dapčević, Polina Gagarina, Kurt Nilsen, Fiona Apple, Black Francis, and Misia. After him are Doda, Tiken Jah Fakoly, Vladimir Romashkin, Ian Brown, Corey Hart, and David Allan Coe.

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Among people born in 1953, Freddie Aguilar ranks 433Before him are František Štambachr, Christine Ebersole, Walter Novellino, Lamberto Leoni, Manouchehr Mottaki, and Greg Evigan. After him are Miguel Ángel Guerra, Kay Lenz, Yang Jung-mo, Mazarópi, Sayan Sanya, and Ronald Worm.

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In Philippines

Among people born in Philippines, Freddie Aguilar ranks 53 out of 96Before him are Pedro Calungsod (1654), Jose Maria Sison (1939), Gaudencio Rosales (1932), Gregorio Aglipay (1860), Orlando Quevedo (1939), and Jose Tomas Sanchez (1920). After him are Francisco Guilledo (1901), Carlos P. Romulo (1899), Jejomar Binay (1942), Fernando Poe Jr. (1939), Lea Salonga (1971), and Miguel White (1909).

Among SINGERS In Philippines

Among singers born in Philippines, Freddie Aguilar ranks 3Before him are Luis Eduardo Aute (1943) and (1974). After him are Jake Zyrus (1992).