Kai Hansen

1963 - Today

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Kai Michael Hansen (born 17 January 1963) is a German heavy metal guitarist and vocalist. Hansen is the founder, lead guitarist, and vocalist of power metal band Gamma Ray. He is also one of the co-founders of German metal band Helloween, which he rejoined in 2016. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kai Hansen has received more than 445,658 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Kai Hansen is the 534th most popular musician (up from 566th in 2019), the 2,226th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,080th in 2019) and the 28th most popular German Musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 450k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.87

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.53

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Kai Hansen ranks 534 out of 2,675Before him are Tommy Bolin, Martin Birch, Christoph Schneider, Chris Martin, Ace Frehley, and Annie Fischer. After him are Artie Shaw, Benny Golson, András Schiff, Âşık Veysel, DJ BoBo, and Ewa Demarczyk.

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Among people born in 1963, Kai Hansen ranks 78Before him are Andrej Kiska, Eddie the Eagle, Félix Tshisekedi, Ludovic Orban, Mikael Persbrandt, and Rob Schneider. After him are Stevo Pendarovski, May-Britt Moser, Michel Gondry, Liu Cixin, Carlos Kaiser, and David Yates.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Kai Hansen ranks 2,226 out of 5,289Before him are Christoph Schneider (1966), Princess Maria Anna of Anhalt-Dessau (1837), Jan Assmann (1938), Edmund Veesenmayer (1904), Hermann von Oppeln-Bronikowski (1899), and Fritz Wepper (1941). After him are Wolfgang Iser (1926), John George II, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau (1627), Princess Adelheid of Hohenlohe-Langenburg (1835), Fritz Müller (1822), William VIII, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel (1682), and Johannes Agricola (1494).

Among MUSICIANS In Germany

Among musicians born in Germany, Kai Hansen ranks 28Before him are Wolfgang Sawallisch (1923), Anne-Sophie Mutter (1963), Klaus Voormann (1938), Johann Friedrich Fasch (1688), Christian Lorenz (1966), and Christoph Schneider (1966). After him are Uli Jon Roth (1954), Gottfried Heinrich Bach (1724), Rudolf Kempe (1910), Axel Rudi Pell (1960), Matthias Jabs (1955), and Fritz Busch (1890).