Stig Anderson

1931 - 1997

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Stig Erik Leopold Anderson (25 January 1931 – 12 September 1997), better known as Stikkan Anderson, 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 250,144 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Stig Anderson is the 387th most popular musician (down from 375th in 2019), the 246th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 251st in 2019) and the 8th most popular Swedish Musician.

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  • 250k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 66.58

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.83

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Stig Anderson ranks 387 out of 2,675Before him are Phil Rudd, Maurice White, Philly Joe Jones, King Oliver, Andy Summers, and Cannonball Adderley. After him are Eric Carr, Joe Perry, Alexis Weissenberg, Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach, Isao Tomita, and Mischa Maisky.

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Among people born in 1931, Stig Anderson ranks 104Before him are Kakuichi Mimura, Larry Silverstein, Ivan Klíma, Masaaki Hatsumi, Hirokazu Kanazawa, and John Charles. After him are Claire Bloom, Nikolai Chernykh, Robert Morris, Daniel Ellsberg, Rip Torn, and Ermanno Olmi. Among people deceased in 1997, Stig Anderson ranks 80Before him are Virgilio Barco Vargas, Alparslan Türkeş, Manfred von Ardenne, Bo Widerberg, François Furet, and Ernst Wilimowski. After him are Giuseppe De Santis, Walter Gotell, Gunpei Yokoi, Samuel Fuller, Michael Hutchence, and Edward Mulhare.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Stig Anderson ranks 246 out of 1,296Before him are Olaus Petri (1493), Richeza of Poland, Queen of Sweden (1116), Henrik Larsson (1971), Lennart Bernadotte (1909), Maria Gripe (1923), and Catherine Vasa of Sweden (1539). After him are Karin Boye (1900), Eva Ekeblad (1724), Georg Brandt (1694), Catherine Stenbock (1535), Johan Vilhelm Snellman (1806), and Wilhelm Stenhammar (1871).

Among MUSICIANS In Sweden

Among musicians born in Sweden, Stig Anderson ranks 8Before him are Björn Ulvaeus (1945), Carl Michael Bellman (1740), Franz Berwald (1796), Yngwie Malmsteen (1963), Avicii (1989), and Per Gessle (1959). After him are Mikkey Dee (1963), Jan Johansson (1931), Eric Ericson (1918), Åse Kleveland (1949), Peter Tägtgren (1970), and Max Martin (1971).