Val Valentino

1956 - Today

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Val Valentino (born Leonard Montano, June 14, 1956) is an American magician. Valentino starred in a series of four television specials exposing the methods behind numerous classic magic tricks and illusions on the Fox network. In the specials, he used the stage name the Masked Magician and concealed his true identity by wearing a mask with a squid like design, being aware of the stigma amongst the magic community with publicly exposing tricks. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Val Valentino has received more than 1,444,859 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Val Valentino is the 760th most popular singer (up from 797th in 2019), the 4,261st most popular biography from United States (down from 4,242nd in 2019) and the 215th most popular American Singer.

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  • 61.84

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  • 17

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  • 5.16

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  • 1.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Val Valentino ranks 760 out of 3,541Before him are Stephen Stills, Pablo Milanés, Eva Nansen, Samira Said, Marinella, and Patachou. After him are Rebbie Jackson, Andreas Vollenweider, Dave Matthews, Blind Lemon Jefferson, Bob Martin, and Frank Sinatra Jr..

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Among people born in 1956, Val Valentino ranks 151Before him are Zlatko Kranjčar, Walter Salles, Artur Mas, Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf, Mikuláš Dzurinda, and Alejandro Giammattei. After him are Jamie Hyneman, Andrius Kubilius, Herbert Grönemeyer, Thomas Remengesau Jr., Elie Hobeika, and Nobuko Kondo.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Val Valentino ranks 4,261 out of 15,968Before him are Carey Lowell (1961), Daron Malakian (1975), Newt Gingrich (1943), Michael Brecker (1949), Brian Austin Green (1973), and A. Merritt (1884). After him are Jude Ciccolella (1947), James Rebhorn (1948), Alexis Bledel (1981), Leif Erickson (1911), Daniel McFadden (1937), and Aldo Leopold (1887).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Val Valentino ranks 215Before him are Toby Keith (1961), Jackie Wilson (1934), Carmen McRae (1922), Mike Love (1941), Peter Steele (1962), and Stephen Stills (1945). After him are Rebbie Jackson (1950), Blind Lemon Jefferson (1893), Frank Sinatra Jr. (1944), MC Hammer (1962), Loretta Lynn (1932), and Mississippi John Hurt (1892).