Mary Hopkin

1950 - Today

Mary Hopkin

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 1,305,355 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 573rd most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 50.83

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.96

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.52

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Mary Hopkin ranks 576 out of 3,001Before her are Massiel, Alexander Rybak, Billy Paul, Silvio Rodríguez, Mos Def, and Leo Nucci. After her are Lill Lindfors, Sergio Endrigo, George Dalaras, Black, José Alfredo Jiménez, and René Jacobs.

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Among people born in 1950, Mary Hopkin ranks 131Before her are Barbara Sukowa, Miki Manojlović, Andrzej Szarmach, David Duke, Francis Collins, and Alexander Lebed. After her are Paul Watson, Moshe Ya'alon, Joe Perry, Helen Clark, Steven Van Zandt, and Winfried Schäfer.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Mary Hopkin ranks 1,956 out of 5,347Before her are Eduardo Paolozzi (1924), Andy Gibb (1958), John Brunner (1934), John of Eltham, Earl of Cornwall (1316), William Blackstone (1723), and Bridget Riley (1931). After her are Peter James (1948), William Kingdon Clifford (1845), Freddie Jones (1927), Eglantyne Jebb (1876), W. W. Jacobs (1863), and Richard Addinsell (1904).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Mary Hopkin ranks 63Before her are John Wetton (1949), Graham Bonnet (1947), Sandie Shaw (1947), Kathleen Ferrier (1912), Adele (1988), and Julian Lennon (1963). After her are Black (1962), Limahl (1958), Graham Nash (1942), Jimmy Somerville (1961), Paul Young (1956), and Francis Rossi (1949).