Kathleen Battle

1948 - Today

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Kathleen Deanna Battle (born August 13, 1948) is an American operatic soprano known for her distinctive vocal range and tone. Born in Portsmouth, Ohio, Battle initially became known for her work within the concert repertoire through performances with major orchestras during the early and mid-1970s. She made her opera debut in 1975. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kathleen Battle has received more than 488,784 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Kathleen Battle is the 1,232nd most popular singer (down from 1,163rd in 2019), the 6,751st most popular biography from United States (down from 5,976th in 2019) and the 343rd most popular American Singer.

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  • 490k

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  • 58.12

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.30

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.99

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Kathleen Battle ranks 1,232 out of 3,541Before her are Mick Hucknall, Shirley Horn, Richard Hell, Alexandra Stan, Nunzio Gallo, and Jeanette MacDonald. After her are Brian Hyland, Betty Carter, Alexander Kipnis, Sergei Lemeshev, Oleg Bryjak, and Chad Kroeger.

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Among people born in 1948, Kathleen Battle ranks 383Before her are Argentina Menis, Elliott Abrams, Marc Okrand, Colleen Atwood, Saul Rubinek, and Ken Foree. After her are Bernhard Russi, Hans Moravec, Giuseppe Petrocchi, Martin Suter, Sgt. Slaughter, and Yossi Beilin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kathleen Battle ranks 6,751 out of 15,968Before her are Samuel Eliot Morison (1887), Tera Patrick (1976), Dominique Dunne (1959), Horace Mann (1796), Jeanette MacDonald (1903), and Carl Laemmle Jr. (1908). After her are David Wayne (1914), Sereno Watson (1826), Arthur Laffer (1940), James Gray (1969), Lee Smolin (1955), and Yokozuna (1966).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Kathleen Battle ranks 343Before her are Little Eva (1943), Jello Biafra (1958), Zack de la Rocha (1970), Shirley Horn (1934), Richard Hell (1949), and Jeanette MacDonald (1903). After her are Brian Hyland (1943), Betty Carter (1929), Norman Greenbaum (1942), Gloria Jones (1945), Mary Ford (1924), and George Thorogood (1950).