SINGER

Mary Hopkin

1950 - Today

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Mary Hopkin (born 3 May 1950), credited on some recordings as Mary Visconti (from her marriage to Tony Visconti), is a Welsh folk singer, best known for her 1968 UK number one single "Those Were the Days". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Hopkin has received more than 1,438,550 page views. Her biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Mary Hopkin is the 567th most popular singer (up from 576th in 2019), the 1,960th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,954th in 2019) and the 64th most popular British Singer.

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  • 1.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 63.69

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.76

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.88

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Mary Hopkin ranks 567 out of 3,541. Before her are Fiorenza Cossotto, Silvio Rodríguez, Ice Cube, David Lee Roth, Shania Twain, and Asha Bhosle. After her are Leonid Utyosov, Šaban Bajramović, Sonny Boy Williamson II, Afrika Bambaataa, Mady Mesplé, and Ed Sheeran.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1950, Mary Hopkin ranks 141Before her are Péter Esterházy, Megumi Ogawa, Roberto Bettega, Mari Miyamoto, Li Zhanshu, and Paul Watson. After her are Vassiliki Thanou-Christophilou, John Hughes, Vagit Alekperov, Peter Frampton, Loredana Bertè, and Mike Rutherford.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Mary Hopkin ranks 1,960 out of 6,924. Before her are John Vanbrugh (1664), Andrew Irvine (1902), William Hudson (1730), Charles Shaughnessy (1955), Dudley Moore (1935), and James Ferguson (1797). After her are Robert Fortune (1812), Ian Callaghan (1942), Anthony Quayle (1913), K. K. Downing (1951), Paul Gascoigne (1967), and Billy Wright (1924).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Mary Hopkin ranks 64Before her are Rick Parfitt (1948), Paul Di'Anno (1958), Kathleen Ferrier (1912), Julian Lennon (1963), Jeanette (1951), and Graham Bonnet (1947). After her are Ed Sheeran (1991), Peter Frampton (1950), Dua Lipa (1995), Geri Halliwell (1972), James Blunt (1974), and Neil Tennant (1954).