Manna Dey

1919 - 2013

Manna Dey

Prabodh Chandra Dey (1 May 1919 − 24 October 2013), known by his stage name Manna Dey, was an internationally acclaimed Indian playback singer, music director, musician and Indian classical vocalist. He is considered one of the most versatile and celebrated vocalists of the Hindi film industry. He was one of the playback singers credited with the success of Indian classical music in Hindi commercial movies. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Manna Dey has received more than 876,303 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 873rd most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 880k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.94

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.04

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Manna Dey ranks 877 out of 3,001Before him are James Arthur, Michel Delpech, Mísia, Sandro de América, Éva Marton, and Nicky Hopkins. After him are Andreas Vollenweider, Anneliese Rothenberger, Leontyne Price, Melanie C, Anna Maria Jopek, and Alexander Bard.

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Among people born in 1919, Manna Dey ranks 179Before him are Daniil Granin, Lance Macklin, Doris Miller, John Ljunggren, Alan Brown, and Carole Landis. After him are Franco Rossi, Richard Scarry, Eileen Heckart, Sam Wanamaker, Antonio Pietrangeli, and Grisha Filipov. Among people deceased in 2013, Manna Dey ranks 240Before him are Anca Petrescu, Peter Banks, Jim Kelly, Eydie Gormé, Giovanni Cheli, and Tommy Morrison. After him are Vivi Bach, Helen Thomas, Imants Ziedonis, Ramon Dekkers, Vincenzo Cerami, and Bobby Bland.

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In India

Among people born in India, Manna Dey ranks 358 out of 848Before him are Tyagaraja (1767), Bhimsen Joshi (1922), Jaimini (-390), Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy (1892), Mahinda (-285), and Tsutomu Seki (1930). After him are Nutan (1936), Suriya (1975), H. D. Deve Gowda (1933), Telesphore Toppo (1939), Kumar Sanu (1957), and Ramananda (1400).

Among SINGERS In India

Among singers born in India, Manna Dey ranks 8Before him are Engelbert Humperdinck (1936), Mohammed Rafi (1924), Asha Bhosle (1933), Kishore Kumar (1929), M. S. Subbulakshmi (1916), and Bhimsen Joshi (1922). After him are Kumar Sanu (1957), Girija Devi (1929), Peter Sarstedt (1941), Jagjit Singh (1941), Udit Narayan (1955), and S. P. Balasubrahmanyam (null).

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