Wolf Biermann

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Karl Wolf Biermann (German pronunciation: [ˈvɔlf ˈbiːɐ̯ˌman] (listen); born 15 November 1936) is a German singer-songwriter, poet, and former East German dissident. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wolf Biermann has received more than 193,767 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Wolf Biermann is the 291st most popular singer (up from 340th in 2019), the 1,533rd most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,583rd in 2019) and the 15th most popular German Singer.

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  • 190k

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  • 67.30

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  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.39

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Wolf Biermann ranks 291 out of 3,541Before him are Dusty Springfield, Asmahan, Renata Scotto, Vicente Fernández, Cab Calloway, and Antonio Cesti. After him are Alfredo Kraus, Katy Perry, Victoria de los Ángeles, The Singing Nun, Glenn Hughes, and Galina Vishnevskaya.

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Among people born in 1936, Wolf Biermann ranks 99Before him are Al Oerter, Roger Whittaker, Yuan T. Lee, Jo Siffert, Hiroshi Saeki, and Jill Ireland. After him are Hideki Shirakawa, Omar Suleiman, Frank Stella, Roy Emerson, Didier Ratsiraka, and Jacques Mesrine.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Wolf Biermann ranks 1,533 out of 5,289Before him are William V, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel (1602), Albert III, Duke of Bavaria (1401), Christoph Scheiner (1575), Carl Loewe (1796), Franz Xaver Messerschmidt (1736), and Johann Nepomuk Maelzel (1772). After him are George, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach (1484), Karl Theodor Anton Maria von Dalberg (1744), William Dieterle (1893), John Cicero, Elector of Brandenburg (1455), Princess Elisabeth of Prussia (1815), and Charles Alexander, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1818).

Among SINGERS In Germany

Among singers born in Germany, Wolf Biermann ranks 15Before him are Nina Hagen (1955), Thomas Anders (1963), Nena (1960), Tarkan (1972), Franzl Lang (1930), and Christa Ludwig (1928). After him are Heino (1938), Fancy (1946), Udo Dirkschneider (1952), Fritz Wunderlich (1930), Marian Gold (1954), and Gundula Janowitz (1937).