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Maria Ilva Biolcati, OMRI (Italian pronunciation: [maˈriːa ˈilva bjolˈkaːti]; born 17 July 1939), known as Milva [ˈmilva], is an Italian singer, stage and film actress, and television personality. She is also known as La Rossa (Italian for "The Redhead"), due to the characteristic colour of her hair, and additionally as La Pantera di Goro ("The Panther of Goro"), which stems from the Italian press having nicknamed the three most popular Italian female singers of the 1960s, combining the names of animals and the singers' birth places. The color also characterizes her leftist political beliefs, claimed in numerous statements. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Milva has received more than 196,611 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 222nd most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 200k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.20

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.72

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.58

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Milva ranks 222 out of 3,001Before her are Corry Brokken, Lola Flores, Christina Aguilera, John Denver, Ricky Martin, and Nicolai Ghiaurov. After her are Rob Halford, Neil Diamond, Nena, Desireless, Dionne Warwick, and Mariska Veres.

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Among people born in 1939, Milva ranks 73Before her are Ion Țiriac, Guntis Ulmanis, Peter Bogdanovich, Joaquim Chissano, Manuel Vázquez Montalbán, and Sidney Altman. After her are Fikret Abdić, Amarildo Tavares da Silveira, Beate Klarsfeld, Scott McKenzie, Ricardo Bofill, and Richard Serra.

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