Alvin Lee

1944 - 2013

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Alvin Lee (born Graham Anthony Barnes; 19 December 1944 – 6 March 2013) was an English singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alvin Lee has received more than 1,435,047 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Alvin Lee is the 481st most popular musician (up from 499th in 2019), the 1,578th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,572nd in 2019) and the 89th most popular British Musician.

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  • 3.02

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Among musicians, Alvin Lee ranks 481 out of 2,675Before him are Dennis Wilson, Riccardo Cocciante, Captain Beefheart, Wendy Carlos, Elvis Costello, and Jacques Loussier. After him are Rick Astley, Alan Walker, Klaus Voormann, Carla Bley, Igor Oistrakh, and Lionel Hampton.

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Among people born in 1944, Alvin Lee ranks 162Before him are Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester, Peter Lindbergh, John Newcombe, James Heckman, Christine Chubbuck, and Dennis Wilson. After him are Jon Kabat-Zinn, Norodom Ranariddh, Christian de Portzamparc, John Glover, Nana Akufo-Addo, and Bernard Tschumi. Among people deceased in 2013, Alvin Lee ranks 120Before him are Tony Sheridan, Tom Sharpe, Marta Eggerth, Luis Cubilla, Esther Williams, and Hilary Koprowski. After him are Mitja Ribičič, Colin Davis, Bernadette Lafont, Ronnie Biggs, Marie-Claire Alain, and Álvaro Mutis.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Alvin Lee ranks 1,578 out of 6,924Before him are Paul Scholes (1974), William Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland (1738), Elvis Costello (1954), Eileen Atkins (1934), Prince William, Duke of Gloucester (1689), and Kate Sheppard (1848). After him are Owain Glyndŵr (1359), Rick Astley (1966), Orlando Gibbons (1583), Alan Walker (1997), Bertram Ramsay (1883), and John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury (1834).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Alvin Lee ranks 89Before him are Stevie Young (1956), Donovan (1946), Glenn Tipton (1947), Steve Hackett (1950), Tony Sheridan (1940), and Elvis Costello (1954). After him are Rick Astley (1966), Alan Walker (1997), Jeff Lynne (1947), Rick Wakeman (1949), Robert Smith (1959), and Thom Yorke (1968).

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