Violetta Villas

1938 - 2011

Violetta Villas

Czesława Gospodarek (née Cieślak; 10 June 1938 – 5 December 2011), known by her stage name Violetta Villas, was a Polish and international cabaret star, singer, actress, composer and songwriter. Her voice was characterized as coloratura soprano, which spanned over four octaves. She could play the piano, violin, and trombone and had absolute pitch. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Violetta Villas has received more than 88,658 page views. Her biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 410th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 89k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.80

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 40

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.90

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.24

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Violetta Villas ranks 412 out of 3,001Before her are Percy Sledge, Noel Gallagher, Stevie Nicks, Umberto Tozzi, Viktor Tsoi, and Alice Babs. After her are Dinah Washington, Freddy Quinn, Alizée, Senesino, Manolo Escobar, and Facundo Cabral.

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Among people born in 1938, Violetta Villas ranks 139Before her are Arsen Dedić, Grethe Ingmann, Nabih Berri, Klaus Voormann, Per Kirkeby, and Sergei Novikov. After her are Daniel Buren, Mohammed Gammoudi, Deniz Baykal, Moshoeshoe II of Lesotho, Ahmed Qurei, and Ronny Cox. Among people deceased in 2011, Violetta Villas ranks 96Before her are Eugene Nida, Sergei Bagapsh, Ange-Félix Patassé, Lyudmila Gurchenko, Raúl Ruiz, and Pinetop Perkins. After her are Peter Yates, Facundo Cabral, Hidemaro Watanabe, Charles Napier, Anne McCaffrey, and Andy Whitfield.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Violetta Villas ranks 244 out of 658Before her are Michel de Ghelderode (1898), Robert Waseige (1939), Gaston Eyskens (1905), Claude Piron (1931), Peter Snayers (1592), and Odile Defraye (1888). After her are Lucien Van Impe (1946), Eugène Joseph Delporte (1882), Denis Calvaert (1540), Désiré-Joseph Mercier (1851), Victor Boin (1886), and Princess Anne, Duchess of Calabria (1938).

Among SINGERS In Belgium

Among singers born in Belgium, Violetta Villas ranks 4Before her are Jacques Brel (1929), Lara Fabian (1970), and The Singing Nun (1933). After her are Stromae (1985), José van Dam (1940), Edgar P. Jacobs (1904), René Jacobs (1946), Kate Ryan (1980), Sandra Kim (1972), Bob Benny (1926), and Natacha Atlas (1964).