Twyla Tharp

1941 - Today

Twyla Tharp

Twyla Tharp (; born July 1, 1941) is an American dancer, choreographer, and author who lives and works in New York City. In 1966 she formed the company Twyla Tharp Dance. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Twyla Tharp has received more than 550,846 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 63rd most popular dancer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 550k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 36.78

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.55

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among dancers, Twyla Tharp ranks 63 out of 66Before her are Joaquín Cortés, Svetlana Zakharova, Rukmini Devi Arundale, Katherine Dunham, Mrinalini Sarabhai, and Jin Xing. After her are Sergei Polunin, Saroj Khan, Wade Robson, and Melody Thornton.

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Among people born in 1941, Twyla Tharp ranks 370Before her are Kenneth O. Hall, Adoor Gopalakrishnan, Max Baucus, Sadhana Shivdasani, Frederick Hauck, and Tony Dunne. After her are Trent Lott, Reg Presley, Alan Mullery, Guy Clark, David Ruffin, and Michael Mukasey.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Twyla Tharp ranks 8,671 out of 12,171Before her are Michael Trevino (1985), Alexi Lalas (1970), John O. Brennan (1955), Fairuza Balk (1974), Dolph Ziggler (1980), and Cheryl Hines (1965). After her are Tom Everett Scott (1970), Julia Mancuso (1984), Christa Miller (1964), Larry Evans (1932), Sheri Moon Zombie (1970), and Ben Moody (1981).

Among DANCERS In United States

Among dancers born in United States, Twyla Tharp ranks 9Before her are Martha Graham (1894), Merce Cunningham (1919), Alvin Ailey (1931), Maria Tallchief (1925), Adam Darius (1930), and Katherine Dunham (1909). After her are Melody Thornton (1984).