Lucia Popp

1939 - 1993

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Lucia Popp (born Lucia Poppová; 12 November 1939 – 16 November 1993) was a Slovak operatic soprano. She began her career as a soubrette, and later moved into the light-lyric and lyric coloratura soprano repertoire and then the lighter Richard Strauss and Wagner operas. Her career included performances at Vienna State Opera, the Metropolitan Opera, Covent Garden, and La Scala. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lucia Popp has received more than 209,926 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Lucia Popp is the 257th most popular singer (down from 241st in 2019), the 35th most popular biography from Slovakia (up from 42nd in 2019) and the most popular Slovak Singer.

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  • 210k

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  • 67.98

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.49

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.93

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Lucia Popp ranks 257 out of 3,541Before her are Tarkan, Phil Ochs, Pérez Prado, Georg Ots, Umberto Tozzi, and Kiri Te Kanawa. After her are Connie Francis, Psy, John Lydon, Barbara, Anthony Kiedis, and Giuseppina Strepponi.

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Among people born in 1939, Lucia Popp ranks 86Before her are Carolina Herrera, Milva, Joaquim Chissano, Infanta Margarita, Duchess of Soria, Guntis Ulmanis, and Claudio Magris. After her are Karel Brückner, Eugene Fama, Kenzō Takada, George Hamilton, Daniel C. Tsui, and Marco Bellocchio. Among people deceased in 1993, Lucia Popp ranks 48Before her are Hans Baur, Dražen Petrović, Robert W. Holley, Stewart Granger, Hervé Villechaize, and Severo Ochoa. After her are György Sárosi, Arthur Ashe, Léo Ferré, Helen Hayes, Kakuei Tanaka, and Eddie Constantine.

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In Slovakia

Among people born in Slovakia, Lucia Popp ranks 35 out of 298Before her are Ján Kollár (1793), Ernst von Dohnányi (1877), Andrej Hlinka (1864), Matthew III Csák (1260), Joseph Petzval (1807), and Michal Kováč (1930). After her are Ernő Gerő (1898), Milan Hodža (1878), Gyula Andrássy the Younger (1860), Pál Maléter (1917), Lajos Batthyány (1807), and Edita Gruberová (1946).

Among SINGERS In Slovakia

Among singers born in Slovakia, Lucia Popp ranks 1After her are Edita Gruberová (1946), Kristína (1987), Kamil Mikulčík (1977), Max Jason Mai (1988), and Nela Pocisková (1990).