Porter Wagoner

1927 - 2007

Porter Wagoner

Porter Wayne Wagoner (August 12, 1927 – October 28, 2007) was an American country music singer known for his flashy Nudie and Manuel suits and blond pompadour. In 1967, he introduced singer Dolly Parton on his television show, The Porter Wagoner Show. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Porter Wagoner has received more than 1,367,722 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,627th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 38.31

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.37

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.66

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Porter Wagoner ranks 1,634 out of 3,001Before him are Birdy, Teddy Pendergrass, Karolina Gočeva, Eric Saade, Lena Philipsson, and Adam Ant. After him are Big L, 6ix9ine, Hindi Zahra, Jóhanna Guðrún Jónsdóttir, Jill Johnson, and Kate Smith.

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Among people born in 1927, Porter Wagoner ranks 293Before him are Malcolm Allison, John Dankworth, Boots Randolph, Anne McLaren, Bill Slater, and Guy Mitchell. After him are Anjali Devi, Dick Savitt, Krishan Kant, Paul Eddington, Sada Thompson, and Virginia Weidler. Among people deceased in 2007, Porter Wagoner ranks 264Before him are Ian Wallace, Grégory Lemarchal, Boots Randolph, Anne McLaren, Teresa Brewer, and Kenji Nagai. After him are Norifumi Abe, Charles Lane, Yelena Romanova, Kitty Carlisle, Janet Blair, and Craig L. Thomas.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Porter Wagoner ranks 8,180 out of 12,171Before him are Thomas Gomez (null), Max Baucus (1941), George Wendt (1948), Joe Hill (1972), Robert Horry (1970), and Jake Garn (1932). After him are Kim Rhodes (1969), Larry Johnson (1969), Flower Tucci (1978), Albert Pyun (1953), Greg Abbott (1957), and Chasey Lain (1971).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Porter Wagoner ranks 455Before him are Teresa Brewer (1931), Bobby Bare (1935), Brook Benton (null), Fred Schneider (1951), Kitty Wells (1919), and Teddy Pendergrass (1950). After him are Big L (1974), 6ix9ine (1996), Gary Jules (1969), Ronnie Hawkins (1935), SZA (1990), and B-Real (1970).