Antônio Carlos Jobim

1927 - 1994

Antônio Carlos Jobim

Antônio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim (January 25, 1927 – December 8, 1994), also known as Tom Jobim (Portuguese pronunciation: [tõ ʒoˈbĩ]), was a Brazilian composer, pianist, songwriter, arranger and singer. Widely considered as one of the great exponents of Brazilian music, Jobim internationalized bossa nova and, with the help of important American artists, merged it with jazz in the 1960s to create a new sound with remarkable popular success. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Antônio Carlos Jobim has received more than 899,653 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 45th most popular musician.

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  • 52

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  • 3.07

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Among musicians, Antônio Carlos Jobim ranks 46 out of 2,258Before him are André Rieu, Maria Anna Mozart, John Deacon, Brian Wilson, Scatman John, and Chet Baker. After him are Martha Argerich, Bruce Springsteen, Jimmy Page, Marilyn Manson, Pablo de Sarasate, and Keith Richards.

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Among people born in 1927, Antônio Carlos Jobim ranks 12Before him are Olof Palme, Gina Lollobrigida, Roger Moore, Peter Falk, Turgut Özal, and Samuel P. Huntington. After him are Mstislav Rostropovich, László Kubala, Vladimir Komarov, Lawrence Kohlberg, Kim Young-sam, and Niklas Luhmann. Among people deceased in 1994, Antônio Carlos Jobim ranks 13Before him are Erich Honecker, Elias Canetti, Erik Erikson, Eugène Ionesco, Ayrton Senna, and Andrei Chikatilo. After him are Burt Lancaster, Kurt Cobain, Melina Mercouri, Giulietta Masina, Léon Degrelle, and Paul Feyerabend.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Antônio Carlos Jobim ranks 10 out of 1,296Before him are Oscar Niemeyer (1907), Ayrton Senna (1960), João Gilberto (1931), Dilma Rousseff (1947), Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (1945), and Michel Temer (1940). After him are Didi (1928), Pedro II of Brazil (1825), Zico (1953), Sócrates (1954), Jorge Amado (1912), and Jair Bolsonaro (1955).

Among MUSICIANS In Brazil

Among musicians born in Brazil, Antônio Carlos Jobim ranks 2Before him are João Gilberto (1931). After him are Gilberto Gil (1942), Caetano Veloso (1942), Chico Buarque (1944), Baden Powell (1937), Sérgio Mendes (1941), Milton Nascimento (1942), Hermeto Pascoal (1936), Toquinho (1946), Luiz Bonfá (1922), and Max Cavalera (1969).

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