SINGER

Jussi Björling

1911 - 1960

Jussi Björling

Johan Jonatan "Jussi" Björling (first name Finnish: [ˈjusːi], surname Swedish: [ˈbjœːrlɪŋ]; 5 February 1911 – 9 September 1960) was a Swedish tenor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jussi Björling has received more than 250,492 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 245th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 250k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.21

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.10

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.15

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Jussi Björling ranks 245 out of 3,001Before him are Gene Vincent, Lucia Popp, Teresa Berganza, Gianni Morandi, Glenn Hughes, and Psy. After him are Tito Gobbi, Phil Ochs, Kiri Te Kanawa, Cab Calloway, Rita Pavone, and Connie Francis.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1911, Jussi Björling ranks 63Before him are Nicholas Ray, Robert Taylor, Lee Yoo-hyung, Eduardo Frei Montalva, Danny Kaye, and Alfonso García Robles. After him are André Claveau, Elizabeth Bishop, Dieter Wisliceny, Princess Isabelle of Orléans-Braganza, Luis Walter Alvarez, and Mahalia Jackson. Among people deceased in 1960, Jussi Björling ranks 40Before him are Henri Guisan, Otoya Yamaguchi, Mack Sennett, Norodom Suramarit, Victor Klemperer, and Beno Gutenberg. After him are Paul Abraham, Archduchess Elisabeth Amalie of Austria, Jacques Becker, Vicki Baum, John D. Rockefeller Jr., and Yan Xishan.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Jussi Björling ranks 206 out of 935Before him are Carl Gustaf Mosander (1797), Carl Michael Bellman (1740), Elizabeth Stride (null), Stefan Edberg (1966), Salomon August Andrée (1854), and Árni Magnússon (1663). After him are Britt Ekland (1942), Roy Andersson (1943), Camilla Läckberg (1974), Ingemar Johansson (1932), Torsten Wiesel (1924), and Knut Wicksell (1851).

Among SINGERS In Sweden

Among singers born in Sweden, Jussi Björling ranks 7Before him are Agnetha Fältskog (1950), Jenny Lind (1820), Zarah Leander (1907), Marie Fredriksson (1958), Birgit Nilsson (1918), and Nicolai Gedda (1925). After him are Basshunter (1984), Lill-Babs (1938), Monica Zetterlund (1937), Joey Tempest (1963), Evert Taube (1890), and Malena Ernman (1970).

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