Johnny Cash

1932 - 2003

Johnny Cash

John R. Cash (born J. R. Cash; February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was an American singer, songwriter, musician, actor, and author. He is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold more than 90 million records worldwide. His genre-spanning songs and sound embraced country, rock and roll, rockabilly, blues, folk, and gospel. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johnny Cash has received more than 22,665,543 page views. His biography is available in 102 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 15th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 23M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 74.40

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 102

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.42

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Johnny Cash ranks 15 out of 3,001Before him are David Bowie, Julio Iglesias, Tina Turner, Anni-Frid Lyngstad, Joan Baez, and Jim Morrison. After him are Montserrat Caballé, Demis Roussos, Enrico Caruso, Adriano Celentano, Tupac Shakur, and Plácido Domingo.

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Among people born in 1932, Johnny Cash ranks 4Before him are Umberto Eco, Elizabeth Taylor, and Debbie Reynolds. After him are Jacques Chirac, Omar Sharif, Andrei Tarkovsky, Miloš Forman, François Truffaut, John Williams, Cesare Maldini, and Abebe Bikila. Among people deceased in 2003, Johnny Cash ranks 1After him are Katharine Hepburn, Leni Riefenstahl, Idi Amin, Charles Bronson, Alija Izetbegović, Gregory Peck, Heydar Aliyev, Barry White, Nina Simone, Edward Teller, and Robert K. Merton.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Johnny Cash ranks 102 out of 12,171Before him are Dustin Hoffman (1937), Milton Friedman (1912), Joan Baez (1941), Jim Morrison (1943), Linus Pauling (1901), and H. P. Lovecraft (1890). After him are Michael Douglas (1944), Sitting Bull (1831), Grace Kelly (1929), Harrison Ford (1942), Steven Seagal (1952), and Francis Ford Coppola (1939).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Johnny Cash ranks 8Before him are Janis Joplin (1943), Maria Callas (1923), Frank Sinatra (1915), Tina Turner (1939), Joan Baez (1941), and Jim Morrison (1943). After him are Tupac Shakur (1971), James Brown (1933), Patti Smith (1946), Barbra Streisand (1942), Ella Fitzgerald (1917), and Whitney Houston (1963).