Jon Vickers

1926 - 2015

Jon Vickers

Jonathan Stewart Vickers, (October 29, 1926 – July 10, 2015), known professionally as Jon Vickers, was a Canadian heldentenor. Born in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, he was the sixth in a family of eight children. In 1950, he was awarded a scholarship to study opera at The Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jon Vickers has received more than 133,571 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 760th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 130k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 48.34

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.07

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.48

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Jon Vickers ranks 763 out of 3,001Before him are Ronnie Van Zant, Claudio Baglioni, Kulyash Baiseitova, Calvin Harris, Chiquito de la Calzada, and Randy Crawford. After him are Maryla Rodowicz, Inna, Dead, Max Raabe, Massimo Ranieri, and Kate Ryan.

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Among people born in 1926, Jon Vickers ranks 217Before him are Nikita Simonyan, Tadeusz Konwicki, Heinz Kwiatkowski, Georgi Lozanov, Edmund Purdom, and Otto Graf Lambsdorff. After him are Fred Gwynne, Pascual Pérez, Driss Chraïbi, Ibrahim Nasir, Kees Rijvers, and Lev Dyomin. Among people deceased in 2015, Jon Vickers ranks 191Before him are James Salter, Tadeusz Konwicki, Peter Gay, Dimitar Iliev Popov, James Aldridge, and Nicolae Rainea. After him are Veijo Meri, Ants Antson, Bülent Ulusu, Alex Rocco, Karl-Erik Palmér, and Jackie Collins.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Jon Vickers ranks 198 out of 840Before him are David Morrell (1943), Joseph-Armand Bombardier (1907), Norman L. Bowen (1887), Neve Campbell (1973), Bobby Hull (1939), and Louis Nirenberg (1925). After him are Gordon R. Dickson (1923), Walter Pidgeon (1897), Ian Hacking (1936), Gabrielle Roy (1909), David Suzuki (1936), and Allan Dwan (1885).

Among SINGERS In Canada

Among singers born in Canada, Jon Vickers ranks 12Before him are Mylène Farmer (1961), Shawn Mendes (1998), Denny Doherty (1940), Shania Twain (1965), Nelly Furtado (1978), and Alanis Morissette (1974). After him are Michael Bublé (1975), James LaBrie (1963), Garou (1972), Terry Jacks (1944), Gordon Lightfoot (1938), and Alissa White-Gluz (1985).

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