Janet Jackson

1966 - Today

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Janet Damita Jo Jackson (born May 16, 1966) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, dancer and record producer. A prominent figure in popular culture, she is noted for her sonically innovative, socially conscious and sexually provocative records, and elaborate stage shows. The tenth and youngest child of the Jackson family, she began her career with the variety television series The Jacksons in 1976 and went on to appear in other television shows throughout the 1970s and early 1980s, including Good Times, Diff'rent Strokes, and Fame. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Janet Jackson has received more than 12,976,110 page views. Her biography is available in 74 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 69 in 2019). Janet Jackson is the 396th most popular singer (down from 367th in 2019), the 2,418th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,100th in 2019) and the 126th most popular American Singer.

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  • 13M

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  • 65.77

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 74

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.99

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.07

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Janet Jackson ranks 396 out of 3,541Before her are Adelina Patti, Marc Anthony, Arsen Dedić, Dino Merlin, Anggun, and Natalia Oreiro. After her are Sabah, Seal, Googoosh, Cecilia Bartoli, Percy Sledge, and Lill-Babs.

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Among people born in 1966, Janet Jackson ranks 44Before her are John Cusack, J. J. Abrams, Dean Cain, Erdoğan Atalay, Paulo Futre, and Gianluca Pagliuca. After her are Yoshihiro Togashi, Cecilia Bartoli, Dejan Savićević, Alex Zanardi, Rick Astley, and Téa Leoni.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Janet Jackson ranks 2,418 out of 15,968Before her are Will Sampson (1933), Wilbur Scoville (1865), Donald P. Bellisario (1935), Clarissa Pinkola Estés (1945), Theodore Sturgeon (1918), and Rex Tillerson (1952). After her are Sugar Ray Leonard (1956), Coretta Scott King (1927), Kristen Stewart (1990), Henrietta Lacks (1920), Warner Baxter (1889), and Bruno Mars (1985).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Janet Jackson ranks 126Before her are Eazy-E (1964), Chris Brown (1989), Pinetop Perkins (1913), Frankie Valli (1934), Lee Hazlewood (1929), and Marc Anthony (1968). After her are Percy Sledge (1941), Harry Nilsson (1941), Tracy Chapman (1964), Paul Robeson (1898), Billy Preston (1946), and Natalie Cole (1950).

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