Pete Ham

1947 - 1975

Pete Ham

Peter William Ham (27 April 1947 – 24 April 1975) was a Welsh singer, songwriter and guitarist, best known as a lead vocalist of and composer for the 1970s rock band Badfinger, whose hit songs include "No Matter What", "Day After Day" and "Baby Blue". He also co-wrote the ballad "Without You", a worldwide number-one hit for Harry Nilsson that has become a standard covered by hundreds of artists. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pete Ham has received more than 851,418 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,264th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 850k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 42.70

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Pete Ham ranks 1,271 out of 3,001Before him are Mary Ford, Finn Kalvik, Natalie Dessay, Eddie Floyd, Richard Hell, and Habib Koité. After him are Fiorella Mannoia, Andy Bell, Bebe Rexha, Lyle Lovett, Edwin Starr, and Rickie Lee Jones.

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Among people born in 1947, Pete Ham ranks 413Before him are Charles Rabemananjara, Louise Arbour, Ruhakana Rugunda, Finn Kalvik, Moses Blah, and Ephraïm Inoni. After him are Theodore Long, Rodney Williams, Heide Rosendahl, David Patterson, René Desaeyere, and Mike Krzyzewski. Among people deceased in 1975, Pete Ham ranks 159Before him are Thomas Hart Benton, James Blish, Jacob Bjerknes, Boris Babochkin, Frank Shields, and Morgan Taylor. After him are Steve Prefontaine, Minta Durfee, Glenn Hardin, Lionel Tertis, Lancelot Hogben, and Evelyn Brent.

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