John Denver

1943 - 1997

John Denver

Henry John Deutschendorf Jr. (December 31, 1943 – October 12, 1997), known professionally as John Denver, was an American singer-songwriter, record producer, actor, activist, and humanitarian, whose greatest commercial success was as a solo singer. After traveling and living in numerous locations while growing up in his military family, Denver began his music career with folk music groups during the late 1960s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Denver has received more than 9,845,652 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 219th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 9.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.30

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 47

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.63

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.44

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, John Denver ranks 219 out of 3,001Before him are Axl Rose, Mohammed Abdel Wahab, Meat Loaf, Corry Brokken, Lola Flores, and Christina Aguilera. After him are Ricky Martin, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Milva, Rob Halford, Neil Diamond, and Nena.

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Among people born in 1943, John Denver ranks 74Before him are George Benson, Joni Mitchell, Ken Thompson, Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vint Cerf, and Eduard Limonov. After him are Lucio Dalla, Chantal Mouffe, Arturo Merzario, Paul Van Himst, Arthur Ashe, and Wolfgang Overath. Among people deceased in 1997, John Denver ranks 51Before him are Alexander R. Todd, Shoichi Yokoi, Gerda Christian, Friedrich Hund, Bulat Okudzhava, and Hastings Banda. After him are George Wald, Masaru Ibuka, Alparslan Türkeş, Prince Bertil, Duke of Halland, Narciso Yepes, and Clyde Tombaugh.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Denver ranks 1,366 out of 12,171Before him are Christina Aguilera (1980), Eva Marie Saint (1924), John R. Bolton (1948), Joe Satriani (1956), Robert Bloch (1917), and Rollo May (1909). After him are John Zorn (1953), George Wald (1906), Héctor Elizondo (1936), Mary Ainsworth (1913), Ray Liotta (1954), and Laurence Fishburne (1961).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, John Denver ranks 68Before him are Tom Morello (1964), Courtney Love (1964), John Fogerty (1945), Axl Rose (1962), Meat Loaf (1947), and Christina Aguilera (1980). After him are Ricky Martin (1971), Neil Diamond (1941), Dionne Warwick (1940), Sam Cooke (1931), Beyoncé (1981), and Chris Cornell (1964).