1969 - Today


Tijs Michiel Verwest OON (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈtɛis miˈxil vərˈʋɛst]; born 17 January 1969), known professionally as Tiësto ( tee-ES-toh; Dutch: [ˈcɛstoː]), is a Dutch DJ and record producer from Breda, North Brabant. He was named "the Greatest DJ of All Time" by Mix magazine in a poll voted by the fans. In 2013, he was voted by DJ Mag readers as the "best DJ of the last 20 years". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tiësto has received more than 2,719,661 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 273rd most popular musician.

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  • 58.00

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 52

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.06

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Tiësto ranks 273 out of 2,258Before him are Johann Friedrich Franz Burgmüller, Ken Hensley, Joe Zawinul, Leslie Cheung, Scott McKenzie, and Narciso Yepes. After him are Maria João Pires, Henryk Szeryng, Sonny Rollins, Fela Kuti, Keith Moon, and Richard Z. Kruspe.

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Among people born in 1969, Tiësto ranks 22Before him are Dana International, Gerard Butler, Dennis Bergkamp, Marilyn Manson, Felix Baumgartner, and Antonio Conte. After him are Alexander McQueen, Jack Black, Leonardo Araújo, Matthew Perry, Norman Reedus, and Simon Baker.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Tiësto ranks 172 out of 908Before him are Ferdinand Bol (1616), Pim Fortuyn (1948), Hendrik Petrus Berlage (1856), Gerard 't Hooft (1946), L. E. J. Brouwer (1881), and Samuel Dirksz van Hoogstraten (1627). After him are Frans Timmermans (1961), Rodolphus Agricola (1443), Mariska Veres (1947), Jan Davidsz. de Heem (1606), Hans Vredeman de Vries (1527), and Piet Keizer (1943).

Among MUSICIANS In Netherlands

Among musicians born in Netherlands, Tiësto ranks 3Before him are André Rieu (1949) and Bernard Haitink (1929). After him are Armin van Buuren (1976), Eddie Van Halen (1955), Ton Koopman (1944), Eduard van Beinum (1900), Jan Akkerman (1946), Candy Dulfer (1969), Martin Garrix (1996), Bart Berman (1938), and Alex Van Halen (1953).