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Wayne Newton

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Carson Wayne Newton (born April 3, 1942) is an American singer and actor. One of the most popular singers in the United States from the mid-to-late 20th century, Newton remains one of the best-known entertainers in Las Vegas and has performed there since 1963. He is known by the nicknames "The Midnight Idol", "Mr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wayne Newton has received more than 6,795,739 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Wayne Newton is the 1,263rd most popular singer (down from 996th in 2019), the 6,784th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,595th in 2019) and the 334th most popular American Singer.

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  • 6.8M

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  • 46.28

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  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.60

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Wayne Newton ranks 1,263 out of 3,528Before him are Måns Zelmerlöw, Edmundo Ros, Mario Trevi, Tonina Torrielli, Eva Nansen, and Alannah Myles. After him are Johnny Mathis, Birgit Brüel, Tomas Ledin, Ali Akbar Khan, Corona Schröter, and Sebastian Bach.

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Among people born in 1942, Wayne Newton ranks 449Before him are Terenci Moix, Klaus-Dieter Sieloff, Bruce Johnston, Charmian Carr, Bernard Lietaer, and Anita Roddick. After him are Gideon Toury, Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul, Quentin Bryce, Mamoni Raisom Goswami, Kenneth Lay, and Mimis Domazos.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Wayne Newton ranks 6,784 out of 18,182Before him are Daniel Quillen (1940), Leo Kadanoff (1937), Charles Reisner (1887), Buddy DeFranco (1923), Randall Wallace (1949), and David Peoples (1940). After him are Johnny Mathis (1935), David Selby (1941), Kane Hodder (1955), Dan Hartman (1950), Khandi Alexander (1957), and Jacqueline Logan (1904).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Wayne Newton ranks 334Before him are Brian Hyland (1943), Tom Verlaine (1949), Beverly Sills (1929), Shirley Horn (1934), SZA (1990), and Missy Elliott (1971). After him are Johnny Mathis (1935), Telma Hopkins (1948), Marilyn Miller (1898), Jello Biafra (1958), Tina Weymouth (1950), and Kvitka Cisyk (1953).