New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Mildred Bailey

1907 - 1951

Photo of Mildred Bailey

Icon of person Mildred Bailey

Mildred Bailey (born Mildred Rinker; February 27, 1907 – December 12, 1951) was a Native American jazz singer during the 1930s, known as "The Queen of Swing", "The Rockin' Chair Lady" and "Mrs. Swing". She recorded the songs "For Sentimental Reasons", "It's So Peaceful in the Country", "Doin' The Uptown Lowdown", "Trust in Me", "Where Are You?", "I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart", "Small Fry", "Please Be Kind", "Darn That Dream", "Rockin' Chair", "Blame It on My Last Affair", and "Says My Heart". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mildred Bailey has received more than 297,408 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Mildred Bailey is the 1,811th most popular singer (down from 1,608th in 2019), the 9,802nd most popular biography from United States (down from 8,871st in 2019) and the 493rd most popular American Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 300k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 41.64

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.28

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Mildred Bailies by language


Among singers, Mildred Bailey ranks 1,811 out of 3,528Before her are Cheryl Studer, Natalie Horler, Thérèse Steinmetz, Teresa Salgueiro, Dero Goi, and Nelson Eddy. After her are Jack Jones, Soraya, K.d. lang, Sergey Lazarev, Barbara Hannigan, and T.I..

Most Popular Singers in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1907, Mildred Bailey ranks 331Before her are Gumercindo Gómez, Kalle Jalkanen, Les Clark, Rudolf Krause, Bill Holland, and Ethel Lackie. After her are Constantino Urbieta Sosa, László Rajcsányi, Arnie Oliver, Isabel Jewell, Kate Smith, and Adelaide Lambert. Among people deceased in 1951, Mildred Bailey ranks 152Before her are Urho Peltonen, Victor Johnson, Harry Blackstaffe, Lloyd C. Douglas, Frank Weston Benson, and Polydore Veirman. After her are Ben Chifley, Mady Christians, Ernie Collett, Gordon Hodgson, Thomas Blamey, and Tom Kiely.

Others Born in 1907

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1951

Go to all Rankings

In United States

Among people born in United States, Mildred Bailey ranks 9,802 out of 18,182Before her are Tony Cox (1958), Nelson Eddy (1901), Juli Ashton (1969), Scott Baio (1960), Shelley Morrison (1936), and Ward Kimball (1914). After her are Richard Blumenthal (1946), Nick de Firmian (1957), Les Baxter (1922), Ted Kaufman (1939), Jack Jones (1938), and Soraya (1969).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Mildred Bailey ranks 493Before her are LaVern Baker (1929), Ellie Greenwich (1940), Benji Madden (1979), Lindsey Stirling (1986), Cheryl Studer (1955), and Nelson Eddy (1901). After her are Jack Jones (1938), Soraya (1969), T.I. (1980), Nelly (1974), Playboi Carti (1996), and Little Willie John (1937).