Pete Doherty

1979 - Today

Photo of Pete Doherty

Icon of person Pete Doherty

Peter Doherty (born 12 March 1979) is an English musician, songwriter, actor, poet, writer and artist. He is best known for being co-frontman of The Libertines, which he formed with Carl Barât in 1997. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pete Doherty has received more than 5,637,005 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia. Pete Doherty is the 1,827th most popular musician (down from 1,337th in 2019), the 4,660th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,518th in 2019) and the 295th most popular British Musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 5.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 44.57

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.95

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.70

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among musicians, Pete Doherty ranks 1,827 out of 3,175Before him are Emmanuel Pahud, Seasick Steve, Steve Gaines, Keith Levene, Barry Harris, and Micky Moody. After him are Terry Kath, Scott Gorham, George Adams, Herbert Stothart, Tadd Dameron, and Lynn Harrell.

Most Popular Musicians in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1979, Pete Doherty ranks 151Before him are Junichi Inamoto, Nazanin Boniadi, Nicolás Massú, Sergei Ignashevich, Lee Dong-gook, and Rachelle Lefevre. After him are Andy van der Meyde, Arpad Sterbik, Christian Lindner, Elizabeth Gutiérrez, Josh Klinghoffer, and Mickaël Landreau.

Others Born in 1979

Go to all Rankings

In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Pete Doherty ranks 4,660 out of 8,785Before him are Robert Morris (1734), Thomas Pennant (1726), Justin Fashanu (1961), John Wain (1925), Micky Moody (1950), and Alice Greene (1879). After him are Rik Mayall (1958), Dev Patel (1990), David Garnett (1892), Lynsey de Paul (1948), Major Ritchie (1870), and John Roebuck (1718).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Pete Doherty ranks 295Before him are Delia Derbyshire (1937), Stephen Morris (1957), Phil Collen (1957), Nick Rhodes (1962), Keith Levene (1957), and Micky Moody (1950). After him are Guy Chambers (1963), Hugh Hopper (1945), Doug Sampson (1957), Matt Bellamy (1978), Topper Headon (1955), and Dave Mason (1946).