Jimmie Rodgers

1897 - 1933

Jimmie Rodgers

James Charles Rodgers (September 8, 1897 – May 26, 1933) was an American singer-songwriter and musician who rose to popularity in the late 1920s. Widely regarded as "the Father of Country Music", he is best known for his distinctive rhythmic yodeling. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jimmie Rodgers has received more than 27,584 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 840th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 28k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.28

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.30

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.92

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Jimmie Rodgers ranks 844 out of 3,001Before him are Eydie Gormé, Dua Lipa, Billie Eilish, Jennifer Warnes, Giovanni Martinelli, and Vanilla Ice. After him are Angela Gossow, Eric Carmen, Guy Béart, Bhimsen Joshi, Lena Katina, and Garou.

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Among people born in 1897, Jimmie Rodgers ranks 154Before him are Pierre Fresnay, Walter Pidgeon, Henry Cowell, Ardito Desio, Levon Mirzoyan, and André Marie. After him are Gene Tunney, Marion Davies, Fletcher Henderson, Pixinguinha, Johannes Winkler, and Pavel Batov. Among people deceased in 1933, Jimmie Rodgers ranks 77Before him are Apollinary Vasnetsov, Sara Teasdale, Olaf Bull, Chen Jiongming, James J. Corbett, and Andrey Lyapchev. After him are Renée Adorée, Franz Nopcsa von Felső-Szilvás, Steponas Darius, Antonín Švehla, Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh, and Prince Aribert of Anhalt.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jimmie Rodgers ranks 4,529 out of 12,171Before him are Margaret Dumont (1882), Eugene Parker (1927), Gary Gygax (1938), Willie Mays (1931), John Wesley Shipp (1955), and Thomas Sowell (1930). After him are Gus Hall (1910), Gilbert Gottfried (1955), Larry Coryell (1943), Victor Buono (1938), James Stafford (1932), and Eric Carmen (1949).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Jimmie Rodgers ranks 241Before him are B. J. Thomas (1942), Gladys Knight (1944), Nate Dogg (1969), Eydie Gormé (1928), Jennifer Warnes (1947), and Vanilla Ice (1967). After him are Eric Carmen (1949), Carmen McRae (1922), LL Cool J (1968), Conway Twitty (1933), Xzibit (1974), and Melanie (1947).