Arlo Guthrie

1947 - Today

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Arlo Davy Guthrie (born July 10, 1947) is an American retired folk singer-songwriter. He is known for singing songs of protest against social injustice, and storytelling while performing songs, following the tradition of his father Woody Guthrie. Guthrie's best-known work is his debut piece, "Alice's Restaurant Massacree", a satirical talking blues song about 18 minutes in length that has since become a Thanksgiving anthem. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arlo Guthrie has received more than 2,617,923 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Arlo Guthrie is the 1,427th most popular singer (down from 1,315th in 2019), the 7,770th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,694th in 2019) and the 400th most popular American Singer.

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  • 22

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  • 3.92

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Among singers, Arlo Guthrie ranks 1,427 out of 3,541Before him are Taeyeon, Jimmy Witherspoon, George Wassouf, Jimmy Carl Black, Reba McEntire, and Andy. After him are Álvaro Soler, Jaden Smith, Andre Matos, Jovanotti, Zeca Pagodinho, and Heather Harper.

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Among people born in 1947, Arlo Guthrie ranks 488Before him are Cyrille Guimard, Gregory Chaitin, Assata Shakur, Paulo de Carvalho, Ian Ashley, and Amos Biwott. After him are Chris Thomas, Randy Edelman, Ignazio La Russa, Laura Nyro, Shmuel Rosenthal, and Franghiz Ali-Zadeh.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Arlo Guthrie ranks 7,770 out of 15,968Before him are Donna Mills (1940), Laverne Cox (1984), Wendie Malick (1950), Jimmy Carl Black (1938), Reba McEntire (1955), and Taylor Schilling (1984). After him are William Zabka (1965), Frank Knox (1874), Tess Harper (1950), Herbert Friedman (1916), A Martinez (1948), and Mary Katharine Brandegee (1844).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Arlo Guthrie ranks 400Before him are Kelly Rowland (1981), Eddie Floyd (1937), Jack Teagarden (1905), Jimmy Witherspoon (1920), Jimmy Carl Black (1938), and Reba McEntire (1955). After him are Jaden Smith (1998), Rickie Lee Jones (1954), Kim Deal (1961), Ethel Waters (1896), Gerard Way (1977), and Mark Murphy (1932).