Teddy Pendergrass

1950 - 2010

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Theodore DeReese Pendergrass (March 26, 1950 – January 13, 2010) was an American singer. Born in Philadelphia at Thomas Jefferson Hospital. Pendergrass was raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Teddy Pendergrass has received more than 3,058,917 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Teddy Pendergrass is the 1,312th most popular singer (up from 1,630th in 2019), the 7,143rd most popular biography from United States (up from 8,141st in 2019) and the 361st most popular American Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 3.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.58

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Teddy Pendergrass ranks 1,312 out of 3,541. Before him are Urszula Dudziak, Andy Bell, Conny Vandenbos, Hansi Kürsch, Hadise, and Carlos Marín. After him are Oliver Sykes, Ben Harper, Duffy, Yesung, Ezio Pinza, and Paloma San Basilio.

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Among people born in 1950, Teddy Pendergrass ranks 347Before him are Ulf Ekman, Mark Blum, George Thorogood, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Nikos Kotzias, and Peter Jurasik. After him are Shota Chochishvili, Paloma San Basilio, Miloslava Rezková, Knut Knudsen, Peter Gould, and Charles Fleischer. Among people deceased in 2010, Teddy Pendergrass ranks 283Before him are James MacArthur, Daisuke Gōri, Kazimir Hnatow, Nujabes, Ferdinand Oyono, and Abel Muzorewa. After him are Christopher Cazenove, Maury Chaykin, Bohumil Němeček, Hédi Annabi, José Joaquín Trejos Fernández, and Guru.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Teddy Pendergrass ranks 7,143 out of 15,968. Before him are Sean Lennon (1975), June Lockhart (1925), Utada Hikaru (1983), Jerry O'Connell (1974), Omar Epps (1973), and John L. Hennessy (1952). After him are Bert Stern (1929), Celia Weston (1951), Frank Buckles (1901), Judith O'Dea (1945), Ben Harper (1969), and Phil Harris (1904).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Teddy Pendergrass ranks 361Before him are 6ix9ine (1996), Missy Elliott (1971), Jessica Simpson (1980), Jenni Rivera (1969), Randy Meisner (1946), and Barbara Bonney (1956). After him are Ben Harper (1969), Jeff Scott Soto (1965), Jo Stafford (1917), Edwin Starr (1942), Bobby Vee (1943), and Richard Tucker (1913).