Stig Anderson

1931 - 1997

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Stig Erik Leopold "Stikkan" Anderson (25 January 1931 – 12 September 1997) was a Swedish music manager, lyricist and music publisher. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stig Anderson has received more than 375,378 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Stig Anderson is the 374th most popular musician (down from 294th in 2019), the 259th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 204th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Swedish Musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 380k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.58

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.61

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among musicians, Stig Anderson ranks 374 out of 3,175Before him are Ry Cooder, Liberace, Paul Wittgenstein, Wayne Shorter, Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre, and Oliver Dragojević. After him are Jermaine Jackson, Ornette Coleman, Alexander Siloti, Rocco Granata, Wilhelm Backhaus, and Artur Schnabel.

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Among people born in 1931, Stig Anderson ranks 111Before him are Gunnel Lindblom, Olympia Dukakis, Ivan Klíma, Larry Silverstein, Luís Cabral, and Pascal Lissouba. After him are Don Walsh, Yao Wenyuan, Leslie Caron, Reizo Fukuhara, Morris Chang, and James Tolkan. Among people deceased in 1997, Stig Anderson ranks 82Before him are Alparslan Türkeş, Gunpei Yokoi, Amado Carrillo Fuentes, Héctor Yazalde, Teiichi Matsumaru, and Manfred von Ardenne. After him are Samuel Fuller, Virgilio Barco Vargas, Hastings Banda, François Furet, Kunihiko Kodaira, and Giuseppe De Santis.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Stig Anderson ranks 259 out of 1,879Before him are Per Brahe the Younger (1602), Gunnel Lindblom (1931), Ludvig Nobel (1831), Agne Simonsson (1935), Elizabeth Stride (1843), and Göran Persson (1949). After him are Ove Kindvall (1943), Blot-Sweyn (1001), Stefan Edberg (1966), Jan-Ove Waldner (1965), Håkan Nesser (1950), and Björn Waldegård (1943).

Among MUSICIANS In Sweden

Among musicians born in Sweden, Stig Anderson ranks 7Before him are Benny Andersson (1946), Björn Ulvaeus (1945), Franz Berwald (1796), Carl Michael Bellman (1740), Per Gessle (1959), and Yngwie Malmsteen (1963). After him are Mikkey Dee (1963), Avicii (1989), Jan Johansson (1931), Tor Aulin (1866), Eric Ericson (1918), and Åse Kleveland (1949).