Steve Strange

1959 - 2015

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Stephen John Harrington (28 May 1959 – 12 February 2015), better known by his stage name Steve Strange, was a Welsh pop singer. From the late 1970s he was a nightclub host and promoter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steve Strange has received more than 600,401 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Steve Strange is the 1,653rd most popular singer (down from 1,527th in 2019), the 4,380th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,777th in 2019) and the 177th most popular British Singer.

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  • 600k

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  • 55.02

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.42

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Steve Strange ranks 1,653 out of 3,541Before him are Liv Kristine, Aida Garifullina, Jeremy Camp, Chuck Billy, Lee Donghae, and AJ McLean. After him are Katy Garbi, Johnny Otis, Ellie Greenwich, Park Hyung-sik, Tomohisa Yamashita, and Graham Parker.

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Among people born in 1959, Steve Strange ranks 344Before him are Cherie Currie, John Lauridsen, Alan Taylor, Juan Barbas, Ali Bujsaim, and Rick Carlisle. After him are Andrzej Buncol, Alessandro Andrei, Waldemar Pawlak, Orlando Figes, Christa Luding-Rothenburger, and Satoshi Miyauchi. Among people deceased in 2015, Steve Strange ranks 349Before him are Alberto Cardaccio, Kenji Goto, Alberta Watson, Edward Brooke, Origa, and Donna Douglas. After him are Elsa Cayat, Jouko Törmänen, Joan Leslie, Sadhana Shivdasani, Oganes Zanazanyan, and Stephan Beckenbauer.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Steve Strange ranks 4,380 out of 6,924Before him are Tom Payne (1982), Jhumpa Lahiri (1967), Guy Berryman (1978), Jarvis Cocker (1963), Cuth Harrison (1906), and Mark Ronson (1975). After him are George Moorhouse (1901), Nick Leeson (1967), Andrea Riseborough (1981), Anne-Marie Duff (1970), Philip Massinger (1583), and Rupert Holmes (1947).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Steve Strange ranks 177Before him are Sam Brown (1964), Tricky (1968), Jessie J (1988), Billy Fury (1940), Alesha Dixon (1978), and Anne-Marie (1991). After him are Graham Parker (1950), Lynsey de Paul (1948), Dani Filth (1973), Rag'n'Bone Man (1985), Mark Owen (1972), and Jet Harris (1939).