Wendy O. Williams

1949 - 1998

Wendy O. Williams

Wendy Orlean Williams (May 28, 1949 – April 6, 1998) was an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Born in Webster, New York, she came to prominence as the lead singer of the punk rock band Plasmatics. Her onstage theatrics included partial nudity, exploding equipment, firing a shotgun, and chainsawing guitars. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wendy O. Williams has received more than 1,413,936 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 4,169th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 43.07

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.56

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Wendy O. Williams ranks 4,136 out of 8,832Before her are Shawn Weatherly, Margaret Avery, Anica Dobra, John McIntire, James MacArthur, and Haley Joel Osment. After her are Sylvie Testud, Elizabeth Spriggs, Lesley-Ann Brandt, Justin Long, Indira Varma, and Alice Davenport.

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Among people born in 1949, Wendy O. Williams ranks 368Before her are Hartmut Briesenick, Pamela Reed, John Farnham, Jahn Teigen, Hildegard Falck, and Alex Higgins. After her are Michael Bleekemolen, Helena Fibingerová, Jerzy Gorgoń, Tom Verlaine, Peter Ackroyd, and Volodymyr Onyshchenko. Among people deceased in 1998, Wendy O. Williams ranks 184Before her are Jack Rowley, Alice Faye, Jackie Blanchflower, Stokely Carmichael, Kamala Sohonie, and Francesc Xavier Bultó. After her are Mae Questel, Charles Lang, Richard Denning, Henry Spira, Jeanette Nolan, and Stu Ungar.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Wendy O. Williams ranks 6,318 out of 12,171Before her are Margaret Avery (1944), John Carmack (1970), John McIntire (1907), James MacArthur (1937), Lindsay Davenport (1976), and Haley Joel Osment (1988). After her are Josh Klinghoffer (1979), Bobby Unser (1934), Randy Pausch (1960), Justin Long (1978), Steve Forbes (1947), and Alice Davenport (1864).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Wendy O. Williams ranks 2,025Before her are Corey Feldman (1971), Shawn Weatherly (null), Margaret Avery (1944), John McIntire (1907), James MacArthur (1937), and Haley Joel Osment (1988). After her are Justin Long (1978), Alice Davenport (1864), Harry Reems (1947), Sophia Bush (1982), Noah Emmerich (1965), and Debra Mooney (1947).