Perry Como

1912 - 2001

Perry Como

Pierino Ronald "Perry" Como (; May 18, 1912 – May 12, 2001) was an American singer, actor and television personality. During a career spanning more than half a century, he recorded exclusively for RCA Victor for 44 years, after signing with the label in 1943.. He recorded primarily vocal pop and was renowned for recording's in the intimate easy listening style genre, greatly pioneered by multi-media star Bing Crosby."Mr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Perry Como has received more than 2,403,382 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 438th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.43

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.72

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Perry Comos by language


Among singers, Perry Como ranks 440 out of 3,001Before him are Peppino di Capri, Solomiya Krushelnytska, Zaz, Mohammed Rafi, Marian Anderson, and Neda Ukraden. After him are Ricky Nelson, Sertab Erener, Nellie Melba, Ruslana, Isabelle Aubret, and LP.

Most Popular Singers in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1912, Perry Como ranks 107Before him are Fritz Fischer, Maria Montez, Gil Evans, Barbara Hutton, Igor Markevitch, and Aymoré Moreira. After him are Jean Françaix, Nancy Wake, Martha Scott, Princess Caroline-Mathilde of Denmark, Isidro Lángara, and Romain Maes. Among people deceased in 2001, Perry Como ranks 71Before him are Bill Hewlett, Liisi Oterma, Juan Bosch, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Nils-Aslak Valkeapää, and Birendra of Nepal. After him are Indro Montanelli, Ken Tyrrell, Paul Vanden Boeynants, Seishiro Shimatani, Jason Miller, and Stefan Heym.

Others Born in 1912

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 2001

Go to all Rankings

In United States

Among people born in United States, Perry Como ranks 2,468 out of 12,171Before him are Ben Webster (1909), Stephen Foster (1826), Ned Beatty (1937), Thomas Curtis (1873), Kobe Bryant (1978), and Tony Robbins (1960). After him are William Wallace Campbell (1862), John C. Reilly (1965), John Connally (1917), LeBron James (1984), Jerry Siegel (1914), and Wesley Clark (1944).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Perry Como ranks 130Before him are Marc Anthony (1968), Roberta Flack (1937), Selena (1971), Akon (1973), Tracy Chapman (1964), and Marian Anderson (1897). After him are Ricky Nelson (1940), Dusty Hill (1949), Taylor Swift (1989), Pink (1979), Daddy Yankee (1977), and Carly Simon (1945).