Johnny Burnette

1934 - 1964

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John Joseph Burnette (March 25, 1934 – August 14, 1964) was an American singer and songwriter of rockabilly and pop music. In 1952, Johnny and his brother, Dorsey Burnette, and their mutual friend Paul Burlison formed the band that became known as the Rock and Roll Trio. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johnny Burnette has received more than 456,702 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Johnny Burnette is the 1,180th most popular singer (down from 1,048th in 2019), the 6,468th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,605th in 2019) and the 333rd most popular American Singer.

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  • 58.52

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  • 17

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  • 2.72

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  • 3.06

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Johnny Burnette ranks 1,180 out of 3,541Before him are Peter Maffay, Lonnie Donegan, Kayahan, Jim Steinman, Katri Helena, and Kim Gordon. After him are Dragana Mirković, Lena Meyer-Landrut, Gerry Goffin, Helen Reddy, Marion Rung, and Alton Ellis.

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Among people born in 1934, Johnny Burnette ranks 321Before him are Michael Artin, Ulrich Plenzdorf, Roger Maris, Anne Osborn Krueger, Martin Bangemann, and Orrin Hatch. After him are Barry Humphries, Nikolai Slichenko, Roger Norrington, Gleb Panfilov, Harald Grønningen, and Tonina Torrielli. Among people deceased in 1964, Johnny Burnette ranks 133Before him are Luiz Gervazoni, Reg Parnell, Eddie Cantor, Edith Sitwell, Theodore Freeman, and Werner Bergengruen. After him are Axel Norling, Sakari Tuomioja, Hedwig Kohn, Ville Pörhölä, Adolf Šimperský, and Amrit Kaur.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Johnny Burnette ranks 6,468 out of 15,968Before him are Greg Louganis (1960), Amber Valletta (1974), Louis Sachar (1954), Mark Lenard (1924), Eugene Burton Ely (1886), and Denise Crosby (1957). After him are CM Punk (1978), Gerry Goffin (1939), Bill Holland (1874), Mae Jemison (1956), Walt Bellamy (1939), and Megyn Kelly (1970).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Johnny Burnette ranks 333Before him are Junior Wells (1934), Terence Trent D'Arby (1962), Tom Lehrer (1928), Sherrill Milnes (1935), Jim Steinman (1947), and Kim Gordon (1953). After him are Gerry Goffin (1939), Leonard Warren (1911), Nancy Wilson (1937), Anita Bryant (1940), Little Eva (1943), and Jello Biafra (1958).