Siw Malmkvist

1936 - Today

Siw Malmkvist

Siw Gunnel Margareta Malmkvist (born 31 December 1936) is a Swedish singer and actor popular in Scandinavia and West Germany. She had a number one hit in West Germany in 1964 with "Liebeskummer lohnt sich nicht" ("Lovesickness Is Not Worthwhile"), and on 18 July 1964 she became the first Swede to have a hit on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, when "Sole Sole Sole", a duet with Italian singer Umberto Marcato, entered the chart, peaking at No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Siw Malmkvist has received more than 91,198 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 379th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 91k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.42

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.08

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Siw Malmkvist ranks 380 out of 3,001Before her are Muslim Magomayev, Sabah, Barry Manilow, King Diamond, Thalía, and Tino Rossi. After her are Agnes Baltsa, Raina Kabaivanska, Rod Evans, Bill Withers, Iva Zanicchi, and Ahmet Kaya.

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Among people born in 1936, Siw Malmkvist ranks 125Before her are Claude Brasseur, Horst Mahler, Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino, Masashi Watanabe, Andrew Grove, and Isacio Calleja. After her are Amr Moussa, Lee "Scratch" Perry, Alejandra Pizarnik, Raimonds Pauls, Frances Shand Kydd, and Jill Ireland.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Siw Malmkvist ranks 277 out of 935Before her are Eva Ekeblad (1724), Malena Ernman (1970), Oskar Klein (1894), Johan Vilhelm Snellman (1806), Eva Dahlbeck (1920), and Sixten Jernberg (1929). After her are Estrid of the Obotrites (979), Johan August Brinell (1849), Bo Widerberg (1930), Eric Lemming (1880), Prince Gustaf, Duke of Uppland (1827), and Ludvig Nobel (1831).

Among SINGERS In Sweden

Among singers born in Sweden, Siw Malmkvist ranks 14Before her are Basshunter (1984), Lill-Babs (1938), Monica Zetterlund (1937), Joey Tempest (1963), Evert Taube (1890), and Malena Ernman (1970). After her are Alice Babs (1924), Anette Olzon (1971), Anne Sofie von Otter (1955), Carola Häggkvist (1966), Loreen (1983), and E-Type (1965).

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