Alexander Courage

1919 - 2008

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Alexander Mair "Sandy" Courage Jr. (December 10, 1919 – May 15, 2008) was an American orchestrator, arranger, and composer of music, primarily for television and film. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Courage has received more than 185,245 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Alexander Courage is the 1,958th most popular musician, the 10,278th most popular biography from United States and the 845th most popular American Musician.

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  • 15

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  • 2.04

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  • 2.99

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Among musicians, Alexander Courage ranks 1,958 out of 2,675Before him are Buzz Osborne, Peter Erskine, Mark Jansen, David Axelrod, Carita Holmström, and Show Lo. After him are Christina Perri, Dhafer Youssef, Mike Bordin, Randy Jackson, DJ Shadow, and M. Balamuralikrishna.

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Among people born in 1919, Alexander Courage ranks 267Before him are Jayachamarajendra Wadiyar, Mary Midgley, Betty Garrett, Kitty Wells, George Avakian, and Marie Windsor. After him are Alla Rakha, Tommy Lawton, Shamshad Begum, Johnny Carey, Pauline Betz, and Naushad. Among people deceased in 2008, Alexander Courage ranks 296Before him are Sam Bottoms, Beverly Garland, B. R. Chopra, Chicão, Forrest J Ackerman, and Mahendra Kapoor. After him are Yodrak Salakjai, Don LaFontaine, Studs Terkel, Hazel Court, John Rutsey, and Harkishan Singh Surjeet.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Alexander Courage ranks 10,278 out of 15,968Before him are Finn Wittrock (1984), Dani Daniels (1989), David McCullough (1933), David Gerrold (1944), Charles Lane (1905), and Chuck McKinley (1941). After him are Christina Perri (1986), John J. Sullivan (1959), Fred Allen (1894), Judith Barsi (1978), Barry Watson (1974), and Marguerite MacIntyre (1965).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Alexander Courage ranks 845Before him are Steve Coleman (1956), James LoMenzo (1959), Dan Fogelberg (1951), Buzz Osborne (1964), Peter Erskine (1954), and David Axelrod (1931). After him are Christina Perri (1986), Mike Bordin (1962), Randy Jackson (1956), DJ Shadow (1972), Jim Byrnes (1948), and Tim Commerford (1968).