MUSICIAN

Mary Wilson

1944 - Today

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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. The trio reached number one on Billboard's Hot 100 with 12 of their singles, ten of which feature Wilson on backing vocals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Wilson has received more than 49,305 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Mary Wilson is the 1,783rd most popular musician (down from 1,601st in 2019), the 9,142nd most popular biography from United States and the 758th most popular American Musician.

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  • 49k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.94

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.63

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.74

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Mary Wilson ranks 1,783 out of 2,675Before her are Mr. Oizo, Jack Casady, Leif Ove Andsnes, Jeff Young, Rupert Holmes, and Louie Bellson. After her are Vadim Repin, Stjepan Hauser, Howard Jones, Igor Presnyakov, Jim Gordon, and Rod Temperton.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1944, Mary Wilson ranks 483Before her are Simon Blackburn, Itzhak Vissoker, Yuriy Istomin, Gennady Yevryuzhikhin, Christine Goitschel, and Jack Casady. After her are Tom Seaver, Spartaco Landini, Guity Novin, Tim Reid, Igor Tselovalnikov, and Petra Roth.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mary Wilson ranks 9,142 out of 15,968Before her are Ted Lange (1948), Jimmy Dean (1928), Bobby Rahal (1953), Louie Bellson (1924), Babyface (1958), and Eric Holder (1951). After her are Roy Cochran (1919), Joan Leslie (1925), Andrew Bryniarski (1969), Carol Shields (1935), Ralph Bishop (1915), and Philip Schuyler (1733).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Mary Wilson ranks 758Before her are Jack Sherman (1956), Randy Weston (1926), Mia Zapata (1965), Jack Casady (1944), Jeff Young (1962), and Louie Bellson (1924). After her are Jim Gordon (1945), RZA (1969), Adam Schlesinger (1967), Reginald Arvizu (1969), Al Pitrelli (1962), and Andy Timmons (1963).