SINGER

Paul Anka

1941 - Today

Paul Anka

Paul Albert Anka (born July 30, 1941) is a Canadian-American singer, songwriter and actor. Anka became famous with hit songs like "Diana", "Lonely Boy", "Put Your Head on My Shoulder", and "(You're) Having My Baby". He wrote such well-known music as the theme for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson and one of Tom Jones's biggest hits, "She's a Lady". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Anka has received more than 4,771,298 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 72nd most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 4.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 65.49

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 45

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.93

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.93

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Paul Anka ranks 72 out of 3,001Before him are 50 Cent, Stevie Wonder, Miriam Makeba, Anna Magdalena Bach, Jennifer Lopez, and The Notorious B.I.G.. After him are Johnny Hallyday, Shakira, Carlos Gardel, Jon Bon Jovi, Karel Gott, and Kate Bush.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1941, Paul Anka ranks 26Before him are Ahmet Necdet Sezer, Jon Lord, Václav Klaus, Franco Nero, Julia Kristeva, and Bernie Sanders. After him are Dennis Ritchie, Bobby Moore, Faye Dunaway, Vivienne Westwood, Ritchie Valens, and Fausto Cercignani.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Paul Anka ranks 19 out of 840Before him are Glenn Gould (1932), Eric Berne (1910), Margaret Atwood (1939), Saul Bellow (1915), Willard Boyle (1924), and Michael J. Fox (1961). After him are Frederick Banting (1891), Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874), James Naismith (1861), Gilles Villeneuve (1950), David Cronenberg (1943), and Neil Young (1945).

Among SINGERS In Canada

Among singers born in Canada, Paul Anka ranks 1After him are Celine Dion (1968), Bryan Adams (1959), Drake (1986), Justin Bieber (1994), Mylène Farmer (1961), Shawn Mendes (1998), Denny Doherty (1940), Shania Twain (1965), Nelly Furtado (1978), Alanis Morissette (1974), and Jon Vickers (1926).

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