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Marianne Faithfull

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Marianne Evelyn Gabriel Faithfull (born 29 December 1946) is an English rock singer. She achieved popularity in the 1960s with the release of her hit single "As Tears Go By" and became one of the lead female artists during the British Invasion in the United States. Born in Hampstead, London, Faithfull began her career in 1964 after attending a Rolling Stones party, where she was discovered by Andrew Loog Oldham. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marianne Faithfull has received more than 4,776,146 page views. Her biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. Marianne Faithfull is the 72nd most popular singer (down from 62nd in 2019), the 367th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 332nd in 2019) and the 11th most popular British Singer.

Marianne Faithfull is most famous for her song "As Tears Go By" and her relationship with Rolling Stones singer Mick Jagger.

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  • 35

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  • 9.65

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  • 1.97

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Among singers, Marianne Faithfull ranks 72 out of 3,528Before her are The Notorious B.I.G., Ian Gillan, Klaus Meine, Diana Ross, Johnny Hallyday, and Kate Bush. After her are Karel Gott, Glen Campbell, Prince, Bonnie Tyler, Florence Foster Jenkins, and Anna Magdalena Bach.

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Among people born in 1946, Marianne Faithfull ranks 42Before her are Dianne Wiest, Marina Abramović, Syd Barrett, Oliver Stone, Hassanal Bolkiah, and Nicos Anastasiades. After her are Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo, Barry Gibb, Liza Minnelli, Robert Fripp, Masoud Barzani, and Charles Dance.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Marianne Faithfull ranks 367 out of 7,765Before her are George Paget Thomson (1892), John Ruskin (1819), John Boyd Dunlop (1840), Thomas Cromwell (1485), Boudica (33), and Kate Bush (1958). After her are Edward the Confessor (1003), Ralph Fiennes (1962), D. H. Lawrence (1885), Harold Pinter (1930), Pelagius (360), and Sam Neill (1947).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Marianne Faithfull ranks 11Before her are Joe Cocker (1944), George Michael (1963), Phil Collins (1951), Rod Stewart (1945), Ian Gillan (1945), and Kate Bush (1958). After her are Bonnie Tyler (1951), Morrissey (1959), Robert Plant (1948), Annie Lennox (1954), Eric Burdon (1941), and Peter Gabriel (1950).

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