Ringo Starr

1940 - Today

Ringo Starr

Sir Richard Starkey (born 7 July 1940), known professionally as Ringo Starr, is an English musician, singer, songwriter and actor who achieved international fame during the 1960s as the drummer for the Beatles. He occasionally sang lead vocals with the group, usually for one song on each album, including "Yellow Submarine", "With a Little Help from My Friends" and their cover of "Act Naturally". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ringo Starr has received more than 12,956,392 page views. His biography is available in 87 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 17th most popular musician.

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  • 13M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 73.07

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 87

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.03

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.49

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Ringo Starr ranks 18 out of 2,258Before him are Leonard Cohen, Leopold Mozart, Elton John, Ray Charles, Arcangelo Corelli, and George Harrison. After him are Clara Schumann, Brian May, Naruhito, Mark Knopfler, Chuck Berry, and B.B. King.

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Among people born in 1940, Ringo Starr ranks 7Before him are Pelé, Bruce Lee, John Lennon, Al Pacino, Margrethe II of Denmark, and Chuck Norris. After him are Nursultan Nazarbayev, Carlos Slim, Muhammad Yunus, Constantine II of Greece, Frank Zappa, and Qaboos bin Said al Said.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ringo Starr ranks 115 out of 5,347Before him are Saint Patrick (385), Geoffrey Chaucer (1343), Diana, Princess of Wales (1961), Howard Carter (1874), George Harrison (1943), and Edward II of England (1284). After him are Ian McKellen (1939), Michael Caine (1933), Henry Purcell (1659), Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom (1857), Brian May (1947), and James II of England (1633).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Ringo Starr ranks 5Before him are John Lennon (1940), Paul McCartney (1942), Elton John (1947), and George Harrison (1943). After him are Brian May (1947), Mark Knopfler (1949), Eric Clapton (1945), Cat Stevens (1948), Bon Scott (1946), Jeff Beck (1944), and Sting (1951).