New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Lynne Cox

1957 - Today

Photo of Lynne Cox

Icon of person Lynne Cox

Lynne Cox (born January 2, 1957) is an American long-distance open-water swimmer, writer and speaker. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lynne Cox has received more than 518,435 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Lynne Cox is the 5,519th most popular writer (down from 5,393rd in 2019), the 9,189th most popular biography from United States (up from 11,297th in 2019) and the 721st most popular American Writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 520k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 42.57

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.62

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

Page views of Lynne Coxes by language


Among writers, Lynne Cox ranks 5,519 out of 5,755Before her are Jacques de Lacretelle, David Seidler, Pratibha Ray, Miho Mosulishvili, Wadih Sa'adeh, and Susan Brownmiller. After her are Ralf König, Sigitas Geda, Frédérick Tristan, Irmtraud Morgner, Ian Buruma, and George William Russell.

Most Popular Writers in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1957, Lynne Cox ranks 382Before her are Othmar Karas, Martin Luther King III, Porfirio Armando Betancourt, José Reinaldo de Lima, Richard Florida, and Glenn Hoddle. After her are Harald Schmidt, Antonio Maceda, Pietro Paolo Virdis, Dido Havenaar, Phil Collen, and Mary Stävin.

Others Born in 1957

Go to all Rankings

In United States

Among people born in United States, Lynne Cox ranks 9,189 out of 18,182Before her are Stanley Jordan (1959), Alison Brie (1982), Brittany Andrews (1973), Karen Morley (1909), Jimmy Carl Black (1938), and Susan Brownmiller (1935). After her are Barry Mazur (1937), Frederick Muhlenberg (1750), Christopher Connelly (1941), Francis Johnson (1910), Edna May Oliver (1883), and Jermaine O'Neal (1978).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Lynne Cox ranks 721Before her are David Brown (1916), Alvah Bessie (1904), Kathryn Stockett (1969), Theodora Kroeber (1897), Tony Kushner (1956), and Susan Brownmiller (1935). After her are Robert Coover (1932), Michael Chabon (1963), Janet Evanovich (1943), Thomas Berger (1924), Marianne Williamson (1952), and P. C. Cast (1960).