Valery Leontiev

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Valery Yakovlevich Leontiev (Russian: Валерий Яковлевич Леонтьев; born 19 March 1949) is a Soviet and Russian pop singer, sometimes songwriter and actor whose popularity peaked in the early 1980s. He was titled a People's Artist of Russia in 1996. He is known as one of the most prominent artists of Soviet and Russian music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Valery Leontiev has received more than 165,647 page views. His biography is available in 134 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 129 in 2019). Valery Leontiev is the 233rd most popular singer (down from 205th in 2019), the 423rd most popular biography from Russia (down from 385th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Russian Singer.

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  • 170k

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  • 68.41

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 134

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.04

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 9.93

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Valery Leontiev ranks 233 out of 3,541Before him are Alessandro Moreschi, Teresa Berganza, John Fogerty, Robbie Williams, Carole King, and Muslim Magomayev. After him are Sezen Aksu, Dave Gahan, Sonny Bono, Milva, Fabrizio De André, and Johnny Logan.

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Among people born in 1949, Valery Leontiev ranks 71Before him are Hugh David Politzer, Teófilo Cubillas, Brigitte Bierlein, Philippe Starck, Cliff Williams, and Salif Keita. After him are Peter Shilton, Horst Ludwig Störmer, Carl Bildt, Morten Olsen, Kurmanbek Bakiyev, and Miuccia Prada.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Valery Leontiev ranks 423 out of 2,688Before him are Daniil Kharms (1905), Avvakum (1620), Edith Södergran (1892), Gavrila Derzhavin (1743), Olga Knipper (1868), and Vasily Dokuchaev (1846). After him are Mikhail Alekseyev (1857), Vladimir Bekhterev (1857), Natalia Pushkina (1812), Tsarevna Catherine Ivanovna of Russia (1691), Yuri Nikulin (1921), and Vasily Surikov (1848).

Among SINGERS In Russia

Among singers born in Russia, Valery Leontiev ranks 5Before him are Alla Pugacheva (1949), Anna Netrebko (1971), Feodor Chaliapin (1873), and Eduard Khil (1934). After him are Georg Ots (1920), Galina Vishnevskaya (1926), Dmitri Hvorostovsky (1962), Viktor Tsoi (1962), Elena Obraztsova (1939), Martti Talvela (1935), and Lyudmila Zykina (1929).