Andy Summers

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Andrew James Summers (born 31 December 1942), known professionally as Andy Summers, is an English guitarist who was a member of the rock band the Police. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a band member in 2003. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andy Summers has received more than 1,639,596 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Andy Summers is the 385th most popular musician (down from 331st in 2019), the 1,320th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,156th in 2019) and the 76th most popular British Musician.

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Among musicians, Andy Summers ranks 385 out of 2,675Before him are Bebo Valdés, Alicia de Larrocha, Phil Rudd, Maurice White, Philly Joe Jones, and King Oliver. After him are Cannonball Adderley, Stig Anderson, Eric Carr, Joe Perry, Alexis Weissenberg, and Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach.

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Among people born in 1942, Andy Summers ranks 138Before him are Karen Uhlenbeck, Mirjana Marković, Vladimir Bukovsky, Linda Evans, Vasily Alekseyev, and Kang Kek Iew. After him are Milan Milutinović, Robert Ballard, Christine Keeler, Michael Jackson, David Bradley, and Rei Kawakubo.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Andy Summers ranks 1,320 out of 6,924Before him are Albert Hammond (1944), Ricky Gervais (1961), Dave Evans (1953), John Ball (1338), John Graunt (1620), and John Charles (1931). After him are John Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury (1384), John Boorman (1933), Andrew Lincoln (1973), Idris Elba (1972), John Boyd Orr (1880), and Josiah Wedgwood (1730).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Andy Summers ranks 76Before him are Dave Murray (1956), Bill Ward (1948), Jack Bruce (1943), Adrian Smith (1957), Mick Taylor (1949), and Ian Anderson (1947). After him are Martin Gore (1961), Bernie Taupin (1950), George Young (1946), Greg Lake (1947), Janick Gers (1957), and Julian Bream (1933).

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