Archie Shepp

1937 - Today

Archie Shepp

Archie Vernon Shepp (born May 24, 1937) is an American jazz saxophonist, educator and playwright who since the 1960s has played a central part in the development of avant-garde jazz. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Archie Shepp has received more than 228,403 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 367th most popular musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 230k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.47

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.38

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.47

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Archie Shepp ranks 367 out of 2,258Before him are Ginger Baker, Leonardo De Lorenzo, Steve Hackett, Richie Sambora, Isao Tomita, and Johnny Winter. After him are Wayne Shorter, Alan Menken, Marguerite Long, Âşık Veysel, Nathan Milstein, and Dave Murray.

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Among people born in 1937, Archie Shepp ranks 97Before him are Ryutaro Hashimoto, Peter Burke, Hibari Misora, Billy Dee Williams, Hélène Cixous, and Thomas Nagel. After him are Francis Veber, Boris Pugo, Edward Fox, Joseph Kobzon, Anatoly Sobchak, and Daniel McFadden.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Archie Shepp ranks 1,933 out of 12,171Before him are Merce Cunningham (1919), Josh Duhamel (1972), Johnny Winter (1944), Jeremy Rifkin (1945), Patrick Duffy (1949), and Vic Morrow (1929). After him are Michael Biehn (1956), Wayne Shorter (1933), Sterling Hayden (1916), J. C. R. Licklider (1915), Katy Perry (1984), and John Philip Sousa (1854).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Archie Shepp ranks 111Before him are Billy Ray Cyrus (1961), Art Tatum (1909), Lester Young (1909), Bobby McFerrin (1950), Richie Sambora (1959), and Johnny Winter (1944). After him are Wayne Shorter (1933), Alan Menken (1949), Tony Levin (1946), Wes Montgomery (1923), Johnny Ramone (1948), and Joey DeMaio (1954).