Kristen Pfaff

1967 - 1994

Kristen Pfaff

Kristen Marie Pfaff (May 26, 1967 – June 16, 1994) was an American musician, best known as the bassist for alternative rock band Hole from 1993 to 1994. Prior to Hole, Pfaff was the bassist and backing vocalist for Minneapolis-based band Janitor Joe. Pfaff returned to Janitor Joe for a short tour in the weeks before her death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kristen Pfaff has received more than 720,027 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,652nd most popular musician.

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  • 720k

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  • 38.89

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.98

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.39

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Kristen Pfaff ranks 1,655 out of 2,258Before her are Boots Randolph, DJ Ashba, Macy Gray, Jamie Cullum, Daniel Johnston, and Mana. After her are Markus Schulz, Ed O'Brien, Alison Sudol, Nigel Olsson, Fito Páez, and Khatia Buniatishvili.

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Among people born in 1967, Kristen Pfaff ranks 293Before her are Pavlo Klimkin, Kazunori Yamauchi, Muhsin al-Ramli, Ranko Popović, Macy Gray, and Amanda Lepore. After her are DJ Yella, Emmanuelle Bercot, Boris Novković, Glen Benton, Francois Pienaar, and Pablo Laso. Among people deceased in 1994, Kristen Pfaff ranks 216Before her are Raymond Scott, Savannah, Barry Sullivan, Esther Ralston, Bill Hicks, and Arthur Porritt, Baron Porritt. After her are Martha Raye, Jimmy Miller, Jule Styne, Tip O'Neill, and Roberto Balado.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kristen Pfaff ranks 7,961 out of 12,171Before her are Taissa Farmiga (1994), Alison Lohman (1979), George Barnes (null), Ogden Nash (1902), Jam Master Jay (1965), and Gloria DeHaven (1925). After her are AnnaSophia Robb (1993), Rick Santorum (1958), Rosalind Chao (1957), Michaela Conlin (1978), Evelyn Boyd Granville (1924), and Maya Rudolph (1972).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Kristen Pfaff ranks 663Before her are Melody Gardot (1985), Christina Perri (1986), Jack Casady (1944), DJ Ashba (1972), Macy Gray (1967), and Daniel Johnston (1961). After her are Alison Sudol (1984), Al Pitrelli (1962), Glen Benton (1967), Jack Sherman (1956), Jimmy Buffett (1946), and James Iha (1968).