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Mary Wilson

1944 - 2021

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Mary Wilson (March 6, 1944 – February 8, 2021) was an American singer. She gained worldwide recognition as a founding member of The Supremes, the most successful Motown act of the 1960s and the best-charting female group in U.S. chart history, as well as one of the best-selling girl groups of all-time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Wilson has received more than 55,194 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Mary Wilson is the 1,289th most popular musician (up from 1,780th in 2019), the 6,415th most popular biography from United States (up from 9,124th in 2019) and the 487th most popular American Musician.

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  • 23

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  • 2.04

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  • 3.89

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Among musicians, Mary Wilson ranks 1,289 out of 2,662Before her are Brad Delson, Franco Luambo, Michael Sembello, Clifford Curzon, Phạm Duy, and D. J. Fontana. After her are Alan White, Liam Howlett, Johnny Mercer, John Mayhew, Roy Thomas Baker, and Anahit Tsitsikian.

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Among people born in 1944, Mary Wilson ranks 421Before her are Monty Alexander, Nelson Prudêncio, Jean-François Stévenin, Jon Hiseman, Nancy Chodorow, and James H. Clark. After her are Julio Montero Castillo, Víctor Espárrago, Terry Jacks, Joe Eszterhas, Susan Howard, and John Kay. Among people deceased in 2021, Mary Wilson ranks 448Before her are Markie Post, Ivo Trumbić, Jean-François Stévenin, John Richardson, Leslie Bricusse, and John Shelby Spong. After her are John Polkinghorne, Tatyana Tolstaya, Antón García Abril, Yevgeny Nesterenko, Goodwill Zwelithini, and Rildo da Costa Menezes.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mary Wilson ranks 6,415 out of 18,182Before her are Steve Kloves (1960), Kayden Kross (1985), Kevin MacLeod (1972), Michelle Akers (1966), William Larned (1872), and D. J. Fontana (1931). After her are Robert Nisbet (1913), Carol Ann Susi (1952), Bud Cort (1948), Miguel Sandoval (1951), Geraldine Ferraro (1935), and Sherrill Milnes (1935).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Mary Wilson ranks 487Before her are Randy Jackson (1961), Benjamin Orr (1947), Paul Gray (1972), Brad Delson (1977), Michael Sembello (1954), and D. J. Fontana (1931). After her are Johnny Mercer (1909), Lester Bowie (1941), Pat Torpey (1953), Mike Patton (1968), Kenny Drew (1928), and John Hammond (1910).

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