Mylène Farmer

1961 - Today

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Mylène Jeanne Gautier (French: [milɛn ʒan ɡotje]; born 12 September 1961), known professionally as Mylène Farmer ([milɛn faʁmœʁ]), is a Canadian-born French singer, songwriter, occasional actress, writer, and entrepreneur. Having sold more than 30 million records in France, she is among the most successful recording artists of all time in that country. She holds the record for the most number one hit singles in the French charts, with twenty-one to date – eight of which were consecutive.Born in Pierrefonds, Quebec, Canada (a former city that is now part of the Montreal borough of Pierrefonds-Roxboro), to French parents, the family soon relocated to Chaville, near Paris, where Farmer pursued a career in modelling and acting. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mylène Farmer has received more than 1,084,130 page views. Her biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Mylène Farmer is the 312th most popular singer (down from 302nd in 2019), the 74th most popular biography from Canada (down from 73rd in 2019) and the 5th most popular Canadian Singer.

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  • 1.1M

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  • 66.92

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 47

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.61

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Mylène Farmer ranks 312 out of 3,541Before her are Boy George, Ornella Vanoni, Eric Adams, Sade, Mahalia Jackson, and Justin Timberlake. After her are Perry Como, Ariana Grande, Rita Pavone, Anne-Marie David, Atahualpa Yupanqui, and Justin Bieber.

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Among people born in 1961, Mylène Farmer ranks 45Before her are Erwin Koeman, Daniele Massaro, Andy Lau, Billy Ray Cyrus, Boy George, and Armin Meiwes. After her are Julia Gillard, Ricky Gervais, Arnaldur Indriðason, Jared Harris, Yanis Varoufakis, and Martin Gore.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Mylène Farmer ranks 74 out of 1,130Before her are William Vickrey (1914), Mike Myers (1963), Carrie-Anne Moss (1967), Geneviève Bujold (1942), Yvonne De Carlo (1922), and Rachel McAdams (1978). After her are Rudolph A. Marcus (1923), Edward Dmytryk (1908), Justin Bieber (1994), Lester B. Pearson (1897), Victor Garber (1949), and Norman Jewison (1926).

Among SINGERS In Canada

Among singers born in Canada, Mylène Farmer ranks 5Before her are Celine Dion (1968), Paul Anka (1941), Bryan Adams (1959), and Drake (1986). After her are Justin Bieber (1994), Denny Doherty (1940), Shawn Mendes (1998), Nelly Furtado (1978), Shania Twain (1965), Alanis Morissette (1974), and Jon Vickers (1926).

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