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Janet Jackson

1966 - Today

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Janet Damita Jo Jackson (born May 16, 1966) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and dancer. She is noted for her innovative, socially conscious and sexually provocative records, as well as elaborate stage shows. Her sound and choreography became a catalyst in the growth of MTV, enabling her to rise to prominence while breaking gender and racial barriers in the process. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Janet Jackson has received more than 18,307,894 page views. Her biography is available in 78 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 74 in 2019). Janet Jackson is the 420th most popular singer (down from 395th in 2019), the 2,564th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,417th in 2019) and the 133rd most popular American Singer.

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  • 18M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.27

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 78

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.04

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.86

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Janet Jackson ranks 420 out of 3,528Before her are Faustina Bordoni, Maggie Reilly, Taylor Swift, Don McLean, Isabella Colbran, and Helena Vondráčková. After her are Cissy Houston, Freddy Quinn, Tino Rossi, Gal Costa, Dana International, and Teddy Scholten.

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Among people born in 1966, Janet Jackson ranks 53Before her are Stephen Baldwin, Patricia Kaas, Max Richter, Cecilia Bartoli, Dean Cain, and Dejan Savićević. After her are Helle Thorning-Schmidt, J. J. Abrams, Alberto Tomba, Sean Harris, Jorge Campos, and Mika Salo.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Janet Jackson ranks 2,564 out of 18,182Before her are Charlie Wilson (1933), Frank Marshall (1877), Rip Torn (1931), Stephen Foster (1826), John Adams (1947), and Chuck Palahniuk (1962). After her are Bob Cousy (1928), Cissy Houston (1933), Robert Hansen (1939), Edward Herrmann (1943), Thomas Eakins (1844), and Melissa McCarthy (1970).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Janet Jackson ranks 133Before her are Percy Sledge (1941), Chubby Checker (1941), Ariana Grande (1993), Lana Del Rey (1985), Taylor Swift (1989), and Don McLean (1945). After her are Cissy Houston (1933), Andy Williams (1927), Barry Manilow (1943), Ronnie Spector (1943), Carly Simon (1945), and Coolio (1963).

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