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Freddy Quinn

1931 - Today

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Freddy Quinn (born Franz Eugen Helmut Manfred Nidl; 27 September 1931) is an Austrian singer and actor whose popularity in the German-speaking world soared in the late 1950s and 1960s. As Hans Albers had done two generations before him, Quinn adopted the persona of the rootless wanderer who goes to sea but longs for a home, family and friends. Quinn's Irish family name comes from his Irish-born salesman father, Johann Quinn. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Freddy Quinn has received more than 217,416 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Freddy Quinn is the 422nd most popular singer (down from 416th in 2019), the 458th most popular biography from Austria (down from 443rd in 2019) and the 4th most popular Austrian Singer.

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  • 220k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.23

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Freddy Quinn ranks 422 out of 3,528Before him are Taylor Swift, Don McLean, Isabella Colbran, Helena Vondráčková, Janet Jackson, and Cissy Houston. After him are Tino Rossi, Gal Costa, Dana International, Teddy Scholten, Andy Williams, and Jungkook.

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Among people born in 1931, Freddy Quinn ranks 131Before him are Alfred Schmidt, Barbara Bain, Magali Noël, Pascal Lissouba, Dries van Agt, and Rip Torn. After him are Paulias Matane, Claude Piron, Morris Chang, Lamberto Dini, Jan Troell, and Don Walsh.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Freddy Quinn ranks 458 out of 1,237Before him are Franz-Joseph Müller von Reichenstein (1740), Ernst Rüdiger von Starhemberg (1638), Martin Weinek (1964), Joy Adamson (1910), Josyf Slipyj (1892), and Joseph Anton Koch (1768). After him are Georg Alexander Pick (1859), Archduchess Magdalena of Austria (1532), Moritz von Schwind (1804), Solomiya Krushelnytska (1872), Hermann Gmeiner (1919), and Archduke Wilhelm Franz of Austria (1827).

Among SINGERS In Austria

Among singers born in Austria, Freddy Quinn ranks 4Before him are Mercédès Jellinek (1889), Falco (1957), and Udo Jürgens (1934). After him are Solomiya Krushelnytska (1872), Marianna Martines (1744), Conchita Wurst (1988), Walter Berry (1929), Johann Michael Vogl (1768), Anna von Mildenburg (1872), Hansi Hinterseer (1954), and Ferry Graf (1931).