Lynsey de Paul

1948 - 2014

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Lynsey de Paul (born Lyndsey Monckton Rubin; 11 June 1948 – 1 October 2014) was an English singer-songwriter and producer. She had chart hits in the UK and Europe in the 1970s, starting with the UK top 10 single "Sugar Me", becoming the first British female artist to achieve a number one with a self-written song (in 1972 in Belgium, Spain and The Netherlands and in 1973 in Malaysia). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lynsey de Paul has received more than 1,004,230 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Lynsey de Paul is the 1,660th most popular singer (down from 1,367th in 2019), the 4,393rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,555th in 2019) and the 179th most popular British Singer.

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  • 54.95

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  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.82

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.71

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Lynsey de Paul ranks 1,660 out of 3,541Before her are Katy Garbi, Johnny Otis, Ellie Greenwich, Park Hyung-sik, Tomohisa Yamashita, and Graham Parker. After her are Jimmy Dean, Gary, Ja Rule, Macklemore, June Christy, and Bade Ghulam Ali Khan.

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Among people born in 1948, Lynsey de Paul ranks 493Before her are Meir Sheetrit, Marcia Strassman, Robert S. Langer, Annette Charles, Ștefan Birtalan, and Ben Burtt. After her are Ted Lange, Tipper Gore, Norair Nurikyan, Hans Binder, Edward Lachman, and Lesław Ćmikiewicz. Among people deceased in 2014, Lynsey de Paul ranks 374Before her are Franca Falcucci, Tony Settember, Marcia Strassman, A. N. R. Robinson, Dick Jones, and Iñaki Azkuna. After her are Albert Reynolds, Bill Mulliken, Edward Clancy, Iveta Bartošová, Ann B. Davis, and Howard Baker.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Lynsey de Paul ranks 4,393 out of 6,924Before her are Dominic Raab (1974), Laura Fraser (1976), Robert Peake the Elder (1551), Piers Morgan (1965), Phyllida Lloyd (1957), and Graham Parker (1950). After her are Scott Speedman (1975), Howard Jones (1955), Peter Chelsom (1956), John Ballance (1839), Anne McLaren (1927), and Paul Radmilovic (1886).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Lynsey de Paul ranks 179Before her are Jessie J (1988), Billy Fury (1940), Alesha Dixon (1978), Anne-Marie (1991), Steve Strange (1959), and Graham Parker (1950). After her are Dani Filth (1973), Rag'n'Bone Man (1985), Mark Owen (1972), Jet Harris (1939), Leona Lewis (1985), and Teddy Sinclair (1986).