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Simon Cowell

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Simon Phillip Cowell (; born 7 October 1959) is an English television personality, entrepreneur and record executive. He is the creator of The X Factor and Got Talent franchises and is the founder and sole owner of the British entertainment company Syco. 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 20,631,262 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia. Simon Cowell is the 10th most popular producer (down from 5th in 2019), the 945th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 730th 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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  • 45

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  • 5.21

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  • 4.24

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among producers, Simon Cowell ranks 10 out of 89Before him are Dino De Laurentiis, Phil Spector, René Angélil, Rick Rubin, Jerry Bruckheimer, and David O. Selznick. After him are Louis B. Mayer, Albert R. Broccoli, Joel Silver, Gene Roddenberry, Aaron Spelling, and William Fox.

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Among people born in 1959, Simon Cowell ranks 31Before him are John McEnroe, Boris Nemtsov, Mike Pence, Sam Raimi, Florence Griffith Joyner, and Inger Nilsson. After him are Ahmet Davutoğlu, Milorad Dodik, Frank Darabont, Vincent D'Onofrio, Gerhard Berger, and Ramón Díaz.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Simon Cowell ranks 945 out of 7,765Before him are John Tenniel (1820), Orlando Bloom (1977), Arthur Hailey (1920), Desmond Morris (1928), Susan Boyle (1961), and Charles Scott Sherrington (1952). After him are Thomas De Quincey (1785), Anne Hyde (1637), Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (1982), John Berger (1926), John Hawkwood (1320), and Michael Palin (1943).

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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