Margaret Whiting

1924 - 2011

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Margaret Eleanor Whiting (July 22, 1924 – January 10, 2011) was an American popular music and country music singer who gained popularity in the 1940s and 1950s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Margaret Whiting has received more than 422,271 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Margaret Whiting is the 2,342nd most popular singer (down from 2,158th in 2019), the 12,692nd most popular biography from United States (down from 11,725th in 2019) and the 638th most popular American Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 420k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 40.12

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.90

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Margaret Whiting ranks 2,342 out of 4,381Before her are Tanel Padar, Carlene Carter, Nina Stemme, Bob Crosby, Anohni, and Dennis Edwards. After her are Chiara Siracusa, Siriporn Ampaipong, Kristína, Eldar Gasimov, Anneli Saaristo, and Tommy Nilsson.

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Among people born in 1924, Margaret Whiting ranks 493Before her are Mary Warnock, Baroness Warnock, Mary Ellen Rudin, John Riseley-Prichard, Patricia Roberts Harris, Nikolai Sologubov, and Charlie Callas. After her are Ken Green, Joseph Campanella, Norvel Lee, Frank Lautenberg, Earl Palmer, and Vincent Canby. Among people deceased in 2011, Margaret Whiting ranks 467Before her are Fe del Mundo, Stefan Liv, Neil Young, Tomoko Kawakami, Carl Robie, and Charlie Callas. After her are Zbigniew Jaremski, Mika Myllylä, Samuel Wanjiru, Frank Kameny, Uche Okafor, and Varkey Vithayathil.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Margaret Whiting ranks 12,692 out of 20,380Before her are John Davis Lodge (1903), Travis Kelce (1989), Quinton Jackson (1978), Charles Murray (1943), Dennis Edwards (1943), and Tim Gunn (1953). After her are Stanley Kunitz (1905), Virginia Capers (1925), Brian Baumgartner (1972), Omar Benson Miller (1978), Richard Lerner (1938), and Esther M. Conwell (1922).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Margaret Whiting ranks 638Before her are David Allan Coe (1939), William DuVall (1967), Martha Tilton (1915), Carlene Carter (1955), Bob Crosby (1913), and Dennis Edwards (1943). After her are David Draiman (1973), Benny Blanco (1988), Gucci Mane (1980), Paul Stookey (1937), Future (1983), and Roxanne Seeman (1954).