Tom Verlaine

1949 - Today

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Tom Verlaine (born Thomas Miller, December 13, 1949) is an American singer, songwriter and guitarist, best known as the frontman of the New York City rock band Television. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tom Verlaine has received more than 498,535 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Tom Verlaine is the 1,278th most popular singer (down from 1,253rd in 2019), the 6,978th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,361st in 2019) and the 354th most popular American Singer.

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  • 500k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.83

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.25

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Tom Verlaine ranks 1,278 out of 3,541Before him are Hemanta Mukherjee, Yasmin Levy, Simone Simons, Arthur Alexander, Helmut Lotti, and Christina Milian. After him are Cilla Black, Lou Bega, Amy Macdonald, Alissa White-Gluz, Ray Wilson, and 6ix9ine.

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Among people born in 1949, Tom Verlaine ranks 396Before him are Dominic Sena, Geoff Pierson, Mohammed bin Hammam, Michel Roger, Peter Ackroyd, and Volodymyr Onyshchenko. After him are José Rodrigues Neto, Paul Nurse, Valeri Vasiliev, Nasser Hejazi, Jon Avnet, and Naseeruddin Shah.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tom Verlaine ranks 6,978 out of 15,968Before him are Lee Ranaldo (1956), Zach McGowan (1980), David Graeber (1961), Seymour Benzer (1921), Claudio Reyna (1973), and Sidney Franklin (1893). After him are Ken Curtis (1916), James Meredith (1933), Chad Hurley (1977), Booker T (1965), Mae Questel (1908), and Louis Wilkins (1882).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Tom Verlaine ranks 354Before him are Gloria Jones (1945), Mary Ford (1924), George Thorogood (1950), Kesha (1987), Arthur Alexander (1940), and Christina Milian (1981). After him are 6ix9ine (1996), Missy Elliott (1971), Jessica Simpson (1980), Jenni Rivera (1969), Randy Meisner (1946), and Barbara Bonney (1956).