Lesley Gore

1946 - 2015

Lesley Gore

Lesley Sue Goldstein (May 2, 1946 – February 16, 2015), known professionally as Lesley Gore, was an American singer, songwriter, actress, and activist. At the age of 16 (in 1963) she recorded the pop hit "It's My Party" (a US number one), and followed it up with other hits including "Judy's Turn to Cry", "She's a Fool", "You Don't Own Me", "Maybe I Know" and "California Nights". Gore also worked as an actress and composed songs with her brother, Michael Gore, for the 1980 film Fame, for which she was nominated for an Academy Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lesley Gore has received more than 1,893,548 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 3,223rd most popular actor.

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  • 1.9M

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  • 45.97

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.20

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Lesley Gore ranks 3,197 out of 8,832Before her are Amanda Tapping, Tom Wopat, William Katt, Patricia Velásquez, Larry Fine, and Edward Woodward. After her are Judge Reinhold, Irrfan Khan, Amparo Baró, Amy Brenneman, Taylor Kinney, and Jim Sturgess.

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Among people born in 1946, Lesley Gore ranks 339Before her are Álvaro Arzú, Caterina Caselli, Angéla Németh, Wubbo Ockels, Lars-Emil Johansen, and Ibn Warraq. After her are Erkki Tuomioja, Trevor Pinnock, Alan Dean Foster, George Robertson, Baron Robertson of Port Ellen, John Piper, and Colette Besson. Among people deceased in 2015, Lesley Gore ranks 242Before her are Pino Daniele, Gunnar Hansen, Vlastimil Bubník, Roddy Piper, Yvonne Craig, and Wayne Rogers. After her are Amparo Baró, Eric Arturo Delvalle, Claude Criquielion, James Best, Revaz Chkheidze, and Jean-Claude Turcotte.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lesley Gore ranks 5,106 out of 12,171Before her are Carter Burwell (1954), Gerard K. O'Neill (1927), Larry Fine (1902), Saul Alinsky (1909), Alfred Sturtevant (1891), and Marc Okrand (1948). After her are Judge Reinhold (1957), Mary J. Blige (1971), Amy Brenneman (1964), Taylor Kinney (1981), Maurice Hilleman (1919), and James Gunn (1966).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Lesley Gore ranks 1,559Before her are Wayne Rogers (1933), Debra Messing (1968), Adrienne Barbeau (1945), Ali Larter (1976), William Katt (1951), and Larry Fine (1902). After her are Judge Reinhold (1957), Amy Brenneman (1964), Taylor Kinney (1981), Kathryn Morris (1969), Jimmy Fallon (1974), and Sally Kellerman (1937).