Patrick Hernandez

1949 - Today

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Patrick Pierre Hernandez (born 6 April 1949) is a French singer who had a worldwide hit with "Born to Be Alive" in 1979. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Patrick Hernandez has received more than 332,664 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Patrick Hernandez is the 517th most popular singer (down from 515th in 2019), the 2,535th most popular biography from France (down from 2,388th in 2019) and the 32nd most popular French Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 330k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.22

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.62

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.07

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Patrick Hernandez ranks 517 out of 3,541. Before her are Sharon den Adel, Kaliopi, Cristina Deutekom, KRS-One, Cesare Siepi, and Mongo Santamaría. After her are Paul Di'Anno, Stromae, Mohammad-Reza Shajarian, Lana Del Rey, Kathleen Ferrier, and Alexis Korner.

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Among people born in 1949, Patrick Hernandez ranks 154Before her are Gregg Popovich, Shing-Tung Yau, Valentin Inzko, Judith Resnik, Manuel Marín, and Hans-Hermann Hoppe. After her are Nebojša Radmanović, Svetislav Pešić, Philip Michael Thomas, Josephine Chaplin, Bill Bruford, and Michio Yasuda.

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In France

Among people born in France, Patrick Hernandez ranks 2,535 out of 5,234. Before her are Nadine Trintignant (1934), Jacques Laffitte (1767), François Joseph Paul de Grasse (1722), Johannes de Muris (1290), Charles Lavigerie (1825), and Louis Lavelle (1883). After her are Alexandre Ribot (1842), François Hotman (1524), Jean-Baptiste van Loo (1684), Daniel Gélin (1921), Joseph Ducreux (1735), and Henri Alekan (1909).

Among SINGERS In France

Among singers born in France, Patrick Hernandez ranks 32Before her are Alizée (1984), Jean Ferrat (1930), Séverine (1948), Aristide Bruant (1851), Isabelle Aubret (1938), and Line Renaud (1928). After her are Alexis Korner (1928), Alan Stivell (1944), Zaz (1980), Michel Sardou (1947), Mady Mesplé (1931), and Jean-Jacques Goldman (1951).