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Kim Wilde

1960 - Today

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Kim Wilde (born Kim Smith, 18 November 1960) is an English pop singer, DJ and television presenter. She first saw success in 1981 with her debut single "Kids in America", which reached number two in the UK. In 1983, she received the Brit Award for Best British Female solo artist. In 1986, she had a UK number two hit with a reworked version of the Supremes' song "You Keep Me Hangin' On", which also topped the US Billboard Hot 100 in 1987. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kim Wilde has received more than 2,597,788 page views. Her biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Kim Wilde is the 380th most popular singer (down from 333rd in 2019), the 1,462nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,269th in 2019) and the 46th most popular British Singer.

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  • 2.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 65.98

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 41

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.68

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Kim Wilde ranks 380 out of 3,541Before her are Chris Brown, Pinetop Perkins, Alizée, Fritz Wunderlich, Frankie Valli, and Zeca Afonso. After her are Neda Ukraden, Šaban Šaulić, Denny Doherty, Lee Hazlewood, Anette Olzon, and Henri Salvador.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1960, Kim Wilde ranks 63Before her are Gary Lineker, Gia Carangi, Damon Wayans, Jorge Sampaoli, Walter Zenga, and Reza Pahlavi, Crown Prince of Iran. After her are John Galliano, Michael Hutchence, Abdullah Abdullah, Hideaki Anno, Igor Belanov, and Željko Obradović.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Kim Wilde ranks 1,462 out of 6,924Before her are Angus Deaton (1945), Leonard Woolley (1880), Robert Darwin (1766), Reginald Pole (1500), Glenda Jackson (1936), and Michael Morris, 3rd Baron Killanin (1914). After her are Guy Pearce (1967), Simon Rattle (1955), Ian Rush (1961), David Garrick (1717), Jeremiah Clarke (1674), and Roland Joffé (1945).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Kim Wilde ranks 46Before her are Tim Staffell (1948), Sarah Brightman (1960), Jon Anderson (1944), Marc Bolan (1947), Albert Hammond (1944), and Dave Evans (1953). After her are Seal (1963), Malcolm McLaren (1946), Francis Rossi (1949), Gary Glitter (1944), Ronnie Biggs (1929), and Limahl (1958).

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