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Steven Patrick Morrissey (; born 22 May 1959), known mononymously as Morrissey, is an English singer, songwriter, and author. He came to prominence as the frontman of rock band the Smiths, who were active from 1982 to 1987. Since then, he has pursued a successful solo career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Morrissey has received more than 6,813,336 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 87th most popular singer.

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  • 6.8M

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  • 64.31

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  • 46

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.63

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.10

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Morrissey ranks 87 out of 3,001Before him are Ian Gillan, Prince, Robert Plant, France Gall, Gwen Stefani, and Steven Tyler. After him are Anatoliy Solovianenko, Harry Belafonte, Roy Orbison, Domenico Modugno, Celine Dion, and Rihanna.

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Among people born in 1959, Morrissey ranks 5Before him are Carlo Ancelotti, Luc Besson, Kevin Spacey, and Jens Stoltenberg. After him are Evo Morales, Maurizio Sarri, Sean Bean, Israel Kamakawiwoʻole, Klaus Iohannis, Bryan Adams, and John McEnroe.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Morrissey ranks 436 out of 5,347Before him are William McMaster Murdoch (1873), Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Bohemia (1596), George Martin (1926), James IV of Scotland (1473), Isaac Barrow (1631), and Charles Lyell (1797). After him are Thomas Hardy (1840), John Hicks (1904), Anne, Princess Royal (1950), James I of Scotland (1394), Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester (1532), and Millvina Dean (1912).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Morrissey ranks 14Before him are Bonnie Tyler (1951), Marianne Faithfull (1946), George Michael (1963), Kate Bush (1958), Ian Gillan (1945), and Robert Plant (1948). After him are Peter Gabriel (1950), Tom Jones (1940), Bruce Dickinson (1958), Annie Lennox (1954), Eric Burdon (1941), and Chris Rea (1951).