Peter Sarstedt

1941 - 2017

Peter Sarstedt

Peter Eardley Sarstedt (10 December 1941 – 8 January 2017), briefly billed early in his career as Peter Lincoln, was a British singer-songwriter and instrumentalist. He was the brother of musicians Eden Kane and Clive Sarstedt. Although his music was classified as pop, it generally encompassed ballads derived from traditional folk music rather than traditional rock and roll. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Sarstedt has received more than 898,395 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,300th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 900k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 42.27

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.14

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.00

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Peter Sarstedt ranks 1,307 out of 3,001Before him are Marie Kraja, Hadise, Steve Lawrence, Hyuna, Bobby Vee, and Aaron Neville. After him are Mac Miller, Peter Murphy, Frederica von Stade, Maître Gims, Mark Murphy, and Arlo Guthrie.

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Among people born in 1941, Peter Sarstedt ranks 351Before him are Liese Prokop, Kaija Mustonen, Luigi Ferrando, Ileana Silai, Riaz Ahmed Gohar Shahi, and Aaron Neville. After him are Wasim Sajjad, Zalman King, Paddy Ashdown, Jagjit Singh, Dale Chihuly, and Mary Alice. Among people deceased in 2017, Peter Sarstedt ranks 356Before him are Rose Marie, Roy Dotrice, Józef Grudzień, Desmond Connell, Glenne Headly, and Cy Young. After him are Spartaco Landini, Aníbal Ruiz, Colin Groves, Egon Günther, Charlie Murphy, and Dina Merrill.

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In India

Among people born in India, Peter Sarstedt ranks 469 out of 848Before him are Jagdish Bhagwati (1934), Rukmini Devi Arundale (null), Zeenat Aman (1951), Kamal Haasan (1954), Lalu Prasad Yadav (1948), and Mahboob Ali Khan (1866). After him are Janaki Ammal (1897), Rambhadracharya (1950), Homi K. Bhabha (1949), Wasim Sajjad (1941), Manohar Parrikar (1955), and S. R. Srinivasa Varadhan (1940).

Among SINGERS In India

Among singers born in India, Peter Sarstedt ranks 11Before him are Kishore Kumar (1929), M. S. Subbulakshmi (1916), Bhimsen Joshi (1922), Manna Dey (1919), Kumar Sanu (1957), and Girija Devi (1929). After him are Jagjit Singh (1941), Udit Narayan (1955), S. P. Balasubrahmanyam (null), K. J. Yesudas (1940), Mahendra Kapoor (1934), and Anuradha Paudwal (1954).

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