Muslim Magomayev

1942 - 2008

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Muslim Muhammad oghlu Magomayev (Azerbaijani: Müslüm Məhəmməd oğlu Maqomayev / Мүслүм Мәһәммәд оғлу Магомајев) or Muslim Magometovich Magomayev (Russian: Муслим Магометович Магомаев; 17 August 1942 – 25 October 2008), known simply as Muslim Magomayev and dubbed the "Soviet Sinatra", was a Soviet, Azerbaijani and Russian opera and pop singer. He achieved iconic status in Russia and the post-Soviet countries for his vocal talent and charisma. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Muslim Magomayev has received more than 9,279 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Muslim Magomayev is the 232nd most popular singer (up from 375th in 2019), the 23rd most popular biography from Azerbaijan (up from 27th in 2019) and the most popular Azerbaijani Singer.

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  • 9.3k

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  • 68.41

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 37

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.46

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.44

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Muslim Magomayev ranks 232 out of 3,541Before him are Desireless, Alessandro Moreschi, Teresa Berganza, John Fogerty, Robbie Williams, and Carole King. After him are Valery Leontiev, Sezen Aksu, Dave Gahan, Sonny Bono, Milva, and Fabrizio De André.

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Among people born in 1942, Muslim Magomayev ranks 104Before him are Amine Gemayel, Margarethe von Trotta, Margaret Court, Carlos Monzón, Carole King, and László Sólyom. After him are Mike Newell, René Angélil, António Lobo Antunes, Isaac Hayes, Prince Michael of Kent, and Jim Rogers. Among people deceased in 2008, Muslim Magomayev ranks 52Before him are George Emil Palade, Phil Hill, Dino Risi, Chiara Lubich, Tassos Papadopoulos, and Jerry Reed. After him are Youssef Chahine, Mauricio Kagel, Lansana Conté, Hugo Claus, Bo Diddley, and Jean-Marie Balestre.

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In Azerbaijan

Among people born in Azerbaijan, Muslim Magomayev ranks 23 out of 159Before him are Mammad Amin Rasulzadeh (1884), Uzeyir Hajibeyov (1885), Artur Rasizade (1935), Mirza Fatali Akhundov (1812), Pavel Florensky (1882), and Khaqani (1126). After him are Garegin Nzhdeh (1886), Robert Kocharyan (1954), Tadj ol-Molouk (1896), Shirali Muslimov (1805), Fatali Khan Khoyski (1875), and Gara Garayev (1918).

Among SINGERS In Azerbaijan

Among singers born in Azerbaijan, Muslim Magomayev ranks 1After him are Zeynab Khanlarova (1936), Polad Bülbüloğlu (1945), Aygün Kazımova (1971), Larisa Dolina (1955), Nigar Jamal (1980), Sabina Babayeva (1979), Aysel Teymurzadeh (1989), Eldar Gasimov (1989), Emin Agalarov (1979), Dilara Kazimova (1984), and Safura Alizadeh (1992).