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Victor Young

1900 - 1956

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Albert Victor Young (August 8, 1899– November 10, 1956) was an American composer, arranger, violinist and conductor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Victor Young has received more than 316,374 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Victor Young is the 578th most popular musician (up from 582nd in 2019), the 3,044th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,035th in 2019) and the 176th most popular American Musician.

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  • 320k

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  • 53.83

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.62

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Victor Young ranks 578 out of 2,662Before him are Lev Oborin, Tico Torres, Rachid Taha, Eric Woolfson, Edgar Froese, and DJ BoBo. After him are Tim Rice, Paul Tortelier, Phil Lynott, Al Di Meola, Lee Morgan, and Ma Rainey.

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Among people born in 1900, Victor Young ranks 116Before him are René Crevel, Xavier Cugat, Evald Aav, Oskar Fischinger, Ibrahim Abboud, and Lidia Ruslanova. After him are Bluma Zeigarnik, Catherine Hessling, Luigi Longo, Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit, Santos Urdinarán, and Gustavo Rojas Pinilla. Among people deceased in 1956, Victor Young ranks 86Before him are Hermann Abendroth, Felix Bernstein, George Sarton, Jean Metzinger, Evelyn Beatrice Hall, and Vladimir Obruchev. After him are Walter Gieseking, Charles Joughin, Meghnad Saha, Heinrich Barkhausen, André Marty, and Carl Brockelmann.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Victor Young ranks 3,044 out of 18,182Before him are Patrick Wilson (1973), Dean Rusk (1909), Gregory Goodwin Pincus (1903), Bonnie Hunt (1961), Henry Hill (1943), and Johnston McCulley (1883). After him are Clark Gregg (1962), Randy Quaid (1950), Halsey (1994), Gina Gershon (1962), Anne Ramsey (1929), and Bob Pettit (1932).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Victor Young ranks 176Before him are Screamin' Jay Hawkins (1929), Murray Perahia (1947), Dee Dee Warwick (1942), Eddie Vedder (1964), Chad Smith (1961), and Tico Torres (1953). After him are Al Di Meola (1954), Lee Morgan (1938), Ma Rainey (1886), Nikki Sixx (1958), Curtis Mayfield (1942), and Willy DeVille (1950).