Virginia Dare

Virginia Dare

Virginia Dare (born August 18, 1587 in Roanoke Colony, date of death unknown) was the first English child born in a New World English possession.What became of Virginia and the other colonists remains a mystery. The fact of her birth is known because John White, Virginia's grandfather and the governor of the colony, returned to England in 1587 to seek fresh supplies. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Virginia Dare has received more than 973,193 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 59th most popular celebrity.

Memorability Metrics

  • 970k

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  • 49.14

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.25

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among celebrities, Virginia Dare ranks 64 out of 140Before her are Christine Keeler, Manuel Uribe, Hana Brady, Kourtney Kardashian, Natascha Kampusch, and Jon Brower Minnoch. After her are Sally Hemings, Ota Benga, Afghan Girl, Anarkali, Genie, and Kiki Håkansson.

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Among people born in United States, Virginia Dare ranks 3,828 out of 12,171Before her are Manny Ayulo (1921), Paul Wesley (1982), Richard Estes (1932), John C. McGinley (1959), Hedda Hopper (1885), and Charley Paddock (1900). After her are Scott Bradley (1891), Pat Boone (1934), Taylor Lautner (1992), Yogi Berra (1925), Paul Reiser (1957), and George Andrew Reisner (1867).