Jahn Teigen

1949 - 2020

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Jahn Teigen (27 September 1949 – 24 February 2020) was a Norwegian singer, musician and comedian. He represented Norway in the Eurovision Song Contest three times, in 1978, 1982 and 1983, His given name was Jan; he added the silent H later. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jahn Teigen has received more than 110,186 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Jahn Teigen is the 682nd most popular singer (up from 1,225th in 2019), the 191st most popular biography from Norway (up from 271st in 2019) and the 7th most popular Norwegian Singer.

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  • 110k

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  • 62.60

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.86

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.79

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Jahn Teigen ranks 682 out of 3,541Before him are José Alfredo Jiménez, Leontyne Price, Julio Jaramillo, Maria Carta, Alan Lancaster, and Alan Tam. After him are George Dalaras, Luis Fonsi, Anna Vissi, Dado Topić, Mort Shuman, and Fréhel.

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Among people born in 1949, Jahn Teigen ranks 198Before him are Nancy Meyers, Jens Böhrnsen, John Madden, Ottavia Piccolo, Slavenka Drakulić, and Alan Lancaster. After him are George Dalaras, Dado Topić, Lindsey Buckingham, Michael Richards, Deep Roy, and Antônio Fagundes. Among people deceased in 2020, Jahn Teigen ranks 308Before him are Mike Resnick, Irm Hermann, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Manuel Serifo Nhamadjo, Ken Robinson, and Adrianus Johannes Simonis. After him are Michael Robinson, Tom Belsø, Zhaksylyk Ushkempirov, Fernando Solanas, Lyle Mays, and Tonie Marshall.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Jahn Teigen ranks 191 out of 735Before him are Eva Joly (1943), Erik Werenskiold (1855), Johan Herman Wessel (1742), Edvard Moser (1962), Anne-Cath. Vestly (1920), and Camilla Collett (1813). After him are Magnus Carlsen (1990), Johan Grøttumsbråten (1899), Hjalmar Andersen (1923), Johan Ludwig Mowinckel (1870), Harriet Backer (1845), and Dorothe Engelbretsdatter (1634).

Among SINGERS In Norway

Among singers born in Norway, Jahn Teigen ranks 7Before him are Anni-Frid Lyngstad (1945), Kirsten Flagstad (1895), Morten Harket (1959), Mari Boine (1956), Wenche Myhre (1947), and Nina Grieg (1845). After him are Eva Nansen (1858), Kirsti Sparboe (1946), Anita Hegerland (1961), Nora Brockstedt (1923), Sissel Kyrkjebø (1969), and Jørn Lande (1968).