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Tom Verlaine

1949 - 2023

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Thomas Joseph Miller (December 13, 1949 – January 28, 2023), known professionally as Tom Verlaine, was an American singer, guitarist, and songwriter, 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 1,182,134 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Tom Verlaine is the 1,233rd most popular singer (up from 1,274th in 2019), the 6,622nd most popular biography from United States (up from 6,971st in 2019) and the 329th most popular American Singer.

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  • 46.53

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  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.47

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Tom Verlaine ranks 1,233 out of 3,528Before him are Günther, Zack de la Rocha, Brian Hyland, Natasha Korolyova, Mick Jones, and Ishtar. After him are Beverly Sills, Agathonas Iakovidis, Cilla Black, Dima Bilan, Oleg Bryjak, and Olavi Virta.

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Among people born in 1949, Tom Verlaine ranks 392Before him are Hugo Sotil, Helena Fibingerová, James Michael Harvey, Franz Josef Jung, Rudy Hartono, and Loretta Devine. After him are Michael Beck, Ann Druyan, Bill O'Reilly, Gyude Bryant, Richard Russo, and Randall Wallace. Among people deceased in 2023, Tom Verlaine ranks 241Before him are Klas Lestander, Eugenio Calabi, Fiona Graham, Murat Karayılan, Melinda Dillon, and Julie Garwood. After him are John Warnock, Russell Banks, Jacques Gaillot, Alfredo Rojas, Aleksandar Matanović, and Osvaldo Héctor Cruz.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tom Verlaine ranks 6,622 out of 18,182Before him are Timothy Pickering (1745), Joe E. Brown (1891), Steve Wynn (1942), Julie Garwood (1946), Patrick Rothfuss (1973), and America Ferrera (1984). After him are Beverly Sills (1929), Steve Allen (1921), Cyril M. Kornbluth (1923), John Warnock (1940), Robert F. Kennedy Jr. (1954), and Medgar Evers (1925).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Tom Verlaine ranks 329Before him are Vikki Carr (1941), Nick Carter (1980), Kim Gordon (1953), Travis Scott (1991), Zack de la Rocha (1970), and Brian Hyland (1943). After him are Beverly Sills (1929), Shirley Horn (1934), SZA (1990), Missy Elliott (1971), Wayne Newton (1942), and Johnny Mathis (1935).