Isadora Duncan

1877 - 1927

Isadora Duncan

Angela Isadora Duncan (May 26, 1877 or May 27, 1878 – September 14, 1927) was an American dancer who performed to great acclaim throughout Europe. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Isadora Duncan has received more than 2,214,827 page views. Her biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2nd most popular dancer.

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  • 74.79

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 68

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.12

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.32

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among dancers, Isadora Duncan ranks 2 out of 66Before her are Mata Hari. After her are Anna Pavlova, Rudolf Nureyev, Vaslav Nijinsky, Josephine Baker, Pina Bausch, Marius Petipa, Maurice Béjart, Bobby Farrell, Margot Fonteyn, and Maya Plisetskaya.

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Among people born in 1877, Isadora Duncan ranks 2Before her is Hermann Hesse. After her are Hjalmar Schacht, Felix Dzerzhinsky, Wilhelm Frick, Charles Glover Barkla, G. H. Hardy, Joan Gamper, Frederick Soddy, Francis William Aston, Edgar Cayce, and Muhammad Iqbal. Among people deceased in 1927, Isadora Duncan ranks 2Before her is Willem Einthoven. After her are Svante Arrhenius, Juan Gris, Ryūnosuke Akutagawa, Ferdinand I of Romania, Carlota of Mexico, Gaston Leroux, Albrecht Kossel, Houston Stewart Chamberlain, Jerome K. Jerome, and Hugo Ball.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Isadora Duncan ranks 92 out of 12,171Before her are Robert Redford (1936), Robin Williams (1951), Edwin Hubble (1889), Tina Turner (1939), Meryl Streep (1949), and Jackson Pollock (1912). After her are Frank Lloyd Wright (1867), Bill Clinton (1946), Lyndon B. Johnson (1908), Dustin Hoffman (1937), Milton Friedman (1912), and Joan Baez (1941).

Among DANCERS In United States

Among dancers born in United States, Isadora Duncan ranks 1After her are Josephine Baker (1906), Martha Graham (1894), Merce Cunningham (1919), Alvin Ailey (1931), Maria Tallchief (1925), Adam Darius (1930), Katherine Dunham (1909), Twyla Tharp (1941), and Melody Thornton (1984).