Simon Cowell

1959 - Today

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Simon Phillip Cowell (; born 7 October 1959) is an English television personality, entrepreneur, and record executive. He has judged on the British television talent competition series Pop Idol (2001–2003), The X Factor UK (2004–2010, 2014–2018) and Britain's Got Talent (2007–present), and the American television talent competition series American Idol (2002–2010), The X Factor US (2011–2013), and America's Got Talent (2016–present). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Simon Cowell has received more than 16,385,855 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Simon Cowell is the 5th most popular producer (up from 10th in 2019), the 730th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,051st in 2019) and the most popular British Producer.

Simon Cowell is most famous for being a judge on the TV show American Idol.

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Among producers, Simon Cowell ranks 5 out of 89Before him are Walt Disney, Harvey Weinstein, Carlo Ponti, and Dino De Laurentiis. After him are Jerry Bruckheimer, Phil Spector, Rick Rubin, Aaron Spelling, David O. Selznick, Gene Roddenberry, and René Angélil.

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Among people born in 1959, Simon Cowell ranks 18Before him are Hugh Laurie, Robert Knepper, Sean Bean, János Áder, Bryan Adams, and Ken Watanabe. After him are Mike Pence, Sarah, Duchess of York, Bernd Schuster, Israel Kamakawiwoʻole, Gerhard Berger, and Val Kilmer.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Simon Cowell ranks 730 out of 6,924Before him are David J. Thouless (1934), Julian Barnes (1946), David Harvey (1935), Robert Graves (1895), John Dunstaple (1390), and James Hargreaves (1720). After him are Willibrord (658), Eleanor Marx (1855), Susan Boyle (1961), Terence Stamp (1938), John Paul Jones (1946), and Bernard Cornwell (1944).

Among PRODUCERS In United Kingdom

Among producers born in United Kingdom, Simon Cowell ranks 1After him are David Heyman (1961), Emma Thomas (1971), Mark Ronson (1975), and Eric Fellner (1959).

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