Mitch Miller

1911 - 2010

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Mitchell William Miller (July 4, 1911 – July 31, 2010) was an American oboist, conductor, record producer and record industry executive. He was involved in almost all aspects of the industry, particularly as a conductor and artist and repertoire (A&R) man. Miller was one of the most influential people in American popular music during the 1950s and early 1960s, both as the head of A&R at Columbia Records and as a best-selling recording artist with an NBC television series, Sing Along with Mitch. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mitch Miller has received more than 505,683 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Mitch Miller is the 1,670th most popular singer (down from 1,497th in 2019), the 9,194th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,553rd in 2019) and the 488th most popular American Singer.

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  • 20

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  • 1.78

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  • 3.76

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Among singers, Mitch Miller ranks 1,670 out of 3,541Before him are Macklemore, June Christy, Bade Ghulam Ali Khan, Alessia Cara, Amina Annabi, and SZA. After him are Roza Rymbayeva, Cho Kyu-hyun, Bebel Gilberto, Kevin DuBrow, Roy Brown, and Darren Hayes.

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Among people born in 1911, Mitch Miller ranks 281Before him are Ruth Hussey, Ellsworth Vines, John Gorton, Stephen McNally, Ann Doran, and Näcip Cihanov. After him are Clare Hollingworth, Harry Golombek, Hank Greenberg, Sidney Wood, George Borg Olivier, and Phil Silvers. Among people deceased in 2010, Mitch Miller ranks 329Before him are Dorothy Janis, Christoph Schlingensief, Ted Stevens, Vicki Draves, Jimmy Dean, and Zbigniew Gut. After him are Dorothy Provine, Art Clokey, Lionel Cox, Doris Eaton Travis, Joseph Kruskal, and Jerzy Szmajdziński.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mitch Miller ranks 9,194 out of 15,968Before him are Genevieve Tobin (1899), Adam Scott (1973), Loudon Wainwright III (1946), Lila Lee (1905), Robert Jay Lifton (1926), and Reginald Arvizu (1969). After him are Annabeth Gish (1971), Marie Wilson (1916), Michael D. Griffin (1949), Al Pitrelli (1962), Mike Bryan (1978), and Nathaniel P. Banks (1816).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Mitch Miller ranks 488Before him are Ellie Greenwich (1940), Jimmy Dean (1928), Ja Rule (1976), Macklemore (1983), June Christy (1925), and SZA (1990). After him are Bebel Gilberto (1966), Kevin DuBrow (1955), Roy Brown (1925), R. L. Burnside (1926), Malvina Reynolds (1900), and Kate Smith (1907).