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Shirley Horn

1934 - 2005

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Shirley Valerie Horn (May 1, 1934 – October 20, 2005) was an American jazz singer and pianist. She collaborated with many jazz musicians including Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Toots Thielemans, Ron Carter, Carmen McRae, Wynton Marsalis and others. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shirley Horn has received more than 279,105 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Shirley Horn is the 1,241st most popular singer (down from 1,225th in 2019), the 6,679th most popular biography from United States (up from 6,715th in 2019) and the 331st most popular American Singer.

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  • 280k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.44

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.25

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Shirley Horn ranks 1,241 out of 3,528Before her are Agathonas Iakovidis, Cilla Black, Dima Bilan, Oleg Bryjak, Olavi Virta, and Marie Myriam. After her are Nina Persson, Jenny Berggren, Fred Bongusto, Nicole, Leo Sayer, and Feist.

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Among people born in 1934, Shirley Horn ranks 334Before her are Tomás Eloy Martínez, Johnny Haynes, Alketas Panagoulias, Wang Meng, Humberto Tozzi, and Robin Milner. After her are Barry Humphries, Ilaria Occhini, Tom Krause, Phil Ramone, Gotlib, and Tonina Torrielli. Among people deceased in 2005, Shirley Horn ranks 224Before her are Julián Marías, Brock Peters, Karen Lancaume, Pierre Daninos, Vladimir Toporov, and György Sándor. After her are Sverre Stenersen, José Beyaert, John Fiedler, Eugénio de Andrade, Stéphane Bruey, and Debra Hill.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Shirley Horn ranks 6,679 out of 18,182Before her are Henry Clay Frick (1849), Rush Limbaugh (1951), Steve Forrest (1925), Ann Druyan (1949), Rachel Chagall (1952), and Tessa Thompson (1983). After her are XXXTentacion (1998), Joey King (1999), Bruce Johnston (1942), Jeanne Eagels (1890), Jason Lee (1970), and Steve Jackson (1953).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Shirley Horn ranks 331Before her are Kim Gordon (1953), Travis Scott (1991), Zack de la Rocha (1970), Brian Hyland (1943), Tom Verlaine (1949), and Beverly Sills (1929). After her are SZA (1990), Missy Elliott (1971), Wayne Newton (1942), Johnny Mathis (1935), Telma Hopkins (1948), and Marilyn Miller (1898).