Vera Wang

1949 - Today

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Vera Ellen Wang (Chinese: 王薇薇; pinyin: Wáng Wēiwēi; born June 27, 1949) is an American fashion designer. Wang initially pursued a career in figure skating before transitioning to fashion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vera Wang has received more than 4,805,314 page views. Her biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Vera Wang is the 32nd most popular fashion designer (down from 23rd in 2019), the 2,437th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,913th in 2019) and the 6th most popular American Fashion Designer.

Vera Wang is a fashion designer who is most famous for her evening wear.

Memorability Metrics

  • 4.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 56.46

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.61

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Vera Wangs by language

Over the past year Vera Wang has had the most page views in the with 573,388 views, followed by Spanish (44,931), and Russian (41,492). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Turkish (1,331.02%), Serbian (519.43%), and Uzbek (103.65%)


Among fashion designers, Vera Wang ranks 32 out of 51Before her are Gianfranco Ferré, Donna Karan, Charles Frederick Worth, Halston, Christian Lacroix, and Emanuel Ungaro. After her are Madeleine Vionnet, Jil Sander, Sergio Rossi, Christian Louboutin, Jean Patou, and Marc Jacobs.

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Among people born in 1949, Vera Wang ranks 152Before her are David Strathairn, José Pékerman, Geezer Butler, Massimo D'Alema, Patrick Hernandez, and Eddie Money. After her are Hyon Yong-chol, Christopher Hitchens, Trevor Horn, Thierry Sabine, Aurelio De Laurentiis, and Pam Grier.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Vera Wang ranks 2,437 out of 20,380Before her are Kirsten Dunst (1982), Nile Rodgers (1952), Rip Torn (1931), Eddie Money (1949), Saul Bass (1920), and Michael Kamen (1948). After her are Ralph Boston (1939), James Bond (1900), Joe Dante (1946), Frances Arnold (1956), Jaclyn Smith (1945), and W. E. B. Du Bois (1868).

Among FASHION DESIGNERS In United States

Among fashion designers born in United States, Vera Wang ranks 6Before her are Calvin Klein (1942), Ralph Lauren (1939), Tommy Hilfiger (1951), Tom Ford (1961), and Donna Karan (1948). After her are Marc Jacobs (1963), Anna Sui (1952), Tina Knowles (1954), Irene Sharaff (1910), and Alexander Wang (1983).