Jean Ferrat

1930 - 2010

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Jean Ferrat (born Jean Tenenbaum; 26 December 1930 – 13 March 2010) was a French singer-songwriter and poet. He specialized in singing poetry, particularly that of Louis Aragon. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Ferrat has received more than 118,357 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Jean Ferrat is the 425th most popular singer (up from 509th in 2019), the 2,240th most popular biography from France (up from 2,369th in 2019) and the 27th most popular French Singer.

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  • 120k

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  • 65.24

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  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.45

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Jean Ferrat ranks 425 out of 3,541Before him are Lara Fabian, Francis Rossi, Linda Ronstadt, Teddy Scholten, Darío Moreno, and Lepa Brena. After him are Gary Glitter, Randy Newman, Siw Malmkvist, Ronnie Biggs, Mia Martini, and Howlin' Wolf.

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Among people born in 1930, Jean Ferrat ranks 148Before him are Rudolf E. Kálmán, Clifford Brown, Miljan Miljanić, Ilon Wikland, Rahmon Nabiyev, and Manuel Marulanda. After him are Frank McCourt, Dick Sargent, Jordi Pujol, Hédi Baccouche, Georgiy Daneliya, and James Baker. Among people deceased in 2010, Jean Ferrat ranks 93Before him are Captain Beefheart, Alexander Haig, Vladislav Ardzinba, Bella Akhmadulina, Luis Molowny, and Teddy Scholten. After him are Alan Sillitoe, Raimon Panikkar, André Kolingba, Giulietta Simionato, Fess Parker, and Richard Holbrooke.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean Ferrat ranks 2,240 out of 5,234Before him are Edward, Count of Savoy (1284), Joan of France, Duchess of Brittany (1391), Pierre Dupont de l'Étang (1765), Peter Bartholomew (1100), Francis Jammes (1868), and Marcellin Champagnat (1789). After him are Henri Pescarolo (1942), Bernadette Lafont (1938), Paul Morand (1888), Nicolas Sanson (1600), William of Conches (1080), and Antoine Coysevox (1640).

Among SINGERS In France

Among singers born in France, Jean Ferrat ranks 27Before him are Christophe (1945), Sacha Distel (1933), Warda Al-Jazairia (1939), André Claveau (1911), Tino Rossi (1907), and Alizée (1984). After him are Séverine (1948), Aristide Bruant (1851), Isabelle Aubret (1938), Line Renaud (1928), Patrick Hernandez (1949), and Alexis Korner (1928).