Poly Styrene

1957 - 2011

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Marianne Joan Elliott-Said (3 July 1957 – 25 April 2011), known by the stage name Poly Styrene, was a British musician, singer-songwriter, and frontwoman for the punk rock band X-Ray Spex. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Poly Styrene has received more than 620,031 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Poly Styrene is the 2,553rd most popular singer (down from 2,299th in 2019), the 5,480th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 240th most popular British Singer.

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  • 620k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 48.64

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.48

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Poly Styrene ranks 2,553 out of 3,541. Before her are Maria Haukaas Mittet, Jeon So-yeon, Samir Javadzadeh, Alice Merton, Jonida Maliqi, and Carmen Consoli. After her are Robin Bengtsson, Zaho, Jesse Hughes, Aya Matsuura, Elena Risteska, and Cher Lloyd.

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Among people born in 1957, Poly Styrene ranks 542Before her are Patrick G. Forrester, Luis Delís, Georgina Beyer, Chris Anderson, Kazuhito Mochizuki, and Connie Carpenter-Phinney. After her are Alexander Beilinson, Wendy Freedman, Nick Price, Steve Sampson, Vladimir Alikin, and Daniel W. Bursch. Among people deceased in 2011, Poly Styrene ranks 417Before her are Jimmy Adamson, Mark Hatfield, Laura Ziskin, Phoebe Snow, Alexander Galimov, and Heavy D. After her are Jan Marek, Saif al-Arab Gaddafi, Josef Vašíček, David Kato, John Dye, and Masanori Sanada.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Poly Styrene ranks 5,480 out of 6,924. Before her are Alex James (1968), Joanne Froggatt (1980), Josh Herdman (1987), Matthew Upson (1979), Andrea Levy (1956), and Colin Jackson (1967). After her are Prince Joseph Wenzel of Liechtenstein (1995), Aneurin Barnard (1987), Holliday Grainger (1988), Pete Trewavas (1959), Cher Lloyd (1993), and Warren Christie (1975).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Poly Styrene ranks 240Before her are Paul Banks (1978), Jess Glynne (1989), David Gray (1968), Gabrielle (1969), 21 Savage (1992), and MF Doom (1971). After her are Cher Lloyd (1993), Sarbel (1981), Ronnie Carroll (1934), Alison Goldfrapp (1966), Lucie Silvas (1977), and Peter Andre (1973).

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