Sandie Jones

1954 - 2019

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Margaret "Sandie" Jones (1951 – 19 September 2019) was an Irish singer. She represented Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest 1972 with the song "Ceol an Ghrá" (transl. "The Music of Love"), the only occasion in the history of the contest on which a song was performed in the Irish language. Jones died after a long illness on 19 September 2019, at the age of 68. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sandie Jones has received more than 54,323 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Sandie Jones is the 2,557th most popular singer (up from 2,710th in 2019), the 390th most popular biography from Ireland (up from 401st in 2019) and the 19th most popular Irish Singer.

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  • 54k

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  • 38.55

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.24

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.46

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Sandie Jones ranks 2,557 out of 4,381Before her are Diana Gurtskaya, Siedah Garrett, Freddy Cannon, Oliver Tree, Darja Švajger, and Helen O'Connell. After her are Pop Smoke, Yook Sung-jae, Redman, Lamont Dozier, Mălina Olinescu, and Basta.

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Among people born in 1954, Sandie Jones ranks 664Before her are Eberhard Rösch, Brad Cooper, Amy Heckerling, Alexander Melentyev, Willi Wülbeck, and Willy Telavi. After her are Aleksandr Tarkhanov, George Pérez, George Church, Pete Souza, Huda Zoghbi, and Zoltán Sztanity. Among people deceased in 2019, Sandie Jones ranks 578Before her are James Frawley, Les Murray, Ted Burgin, John Carl Buechler, Manohar Parrikar, and Robert Hunter. After her are Viktor Manakov, Anthoine Hubert, D. C. Fontana, Thad Cochran, Dorothy Masuka, and Roberto Bailey.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Sandie Jones ranks 390 out of 549Before her are Elaine Cassidy (1979), Con Leahy (1876), Allen Leech (1981), Thomas MacDonagh (1878), Emma Donoghue (1969), and Padraic Colum (1881). After her are Steve Heighway (1947), Packie Bonner (1960), Pat Condell (1949), Sally Rooney (1991), Jim Corr (1964), and Michael Davitt (1846).

Among SINGERS In Ireland

Among singers born in Ireland, Sandie Jones ranks 19Before her are Paul Harrington (1960), Siobhan Fahey (1958), Shane Filan (1979), Andrea Corr (1974), Glen Hansard (1970), and Kian Egan (1980). After her are Niamh Kavanagh (1968), Hozier (1990), Mary Black (1955), Angela Farrell (1952), Niall Horan (1993), and Brian McFadden (1980).