Mary Quant

1930 - Today

Mary Quant

Dame Barbara Mary Quant, Mrs Plunket Greene, DBE, FCSD, RDI (born 11 February 1930) is an English fashion designer and fashion icon, who is of Welsh heritage.She became an instrumental figure in the 1960s London-based Mod and youth fashion movements. She was one of the designers who took credit for the miniskirt and hotpants, and by promoting these and other fun fashions she encouraged young people to dress to please themselves and to treat fashion as a game. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Quant has received more than 793,701 page views. Her biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 18th most popular fashion designer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 790k

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  • 56.25

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.90

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.44

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among fashion designers, Mary Quant ranks 18 out of 33Before her are Roberto Cavalli, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Donatella Versace, Elsa Schiaparelli, Yohji Yamamoto, and Oscar de la Renta. After her are John Galliano, Gianfranco Ferré, Christian Lacroix, Charles Frederick Worth, Donna Karan, and Tom Ford.

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Among people born in 1930, Mary Quant ranks 120Before her are Viktor Tikhonov, Barbara, Rod Taylor, Tadao Kobayashi, Mauro Ramos, and Irinej, Serbian Patriarch. After her are Ahmad Shah of Pahang, Dick Sargent, Nguyễn Cao Kỳ, Son Sen, Michel Rocard, and Jan Olszewski.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Mary Quant ranks 1,158 out of 5,347Before her are Prince John of the United Kingdom (1905), Edith Cavell (1865), John Fisher (1469), Michael York (1942), Andy Summers (1942), and Joseph Needham (1900). After her are Vidal Sassoon (1928), William Caxton (1422), Colin Wilson (1931), Robert Faurisson (1929), Henry Thomas Buckle (1821), and Prince Philippe, Duke of Orléans (1869).

Among FASHION DESIGNERS In United Kingdom

Among fashion designers born in United Kingdom, Mary Quant ranks 2Before her are Vivienne Westwood (1941). After her are Charles Frederick Worth (1825) and Lucy, Lady Duff-Gordon (1863).

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