Baden Powell

1937 - 2000

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Baden Powell de Aquino (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈbadẽ ˈpaw]; 6 August 1937 – 26 September 2000), known professionally as Baden Powell, was a Brazilian guitarist. He combined classical techniques with popular harmony and swing. He performed in many styles, including bossa nova, samba, Brazilian jazz, Latin jazz and MPB. He performed on stage during most of his lifetime. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Baden Powell has received more than 130,299 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Baden Powell is the 373rd most popular musician (down from 334th in 2019), the 116th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 104th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Brazilian Musician.

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  • 66.76

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  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.37

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.86

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Among musicians, Baden Powell ranks 373 out of 2,675Before him are Peter Criss, Ralf Hütter, Dexter Gordon, Agustín Barrios, Rezső Seress, and Wes Montgomery. After him are Chet Atkins, Ian Anderson, Jelly Roll Morton, Artur Schnabel, Wojciech Żywny, and Bebo Valdés.

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Among people born in 1937, Baden Powell ranks 101Before him are Bruce McCandless II, Robert Gallo, Ryutaro Hashimoto, Billy Meier, Hibari Misora, and Boris Pugo. After him are Rifaat al-Assad, Steven Berkoff, Jean-Pierre Beltoise, Prince Max, Duke in Bavaria, Roberta Flack, and Petros Markaris. Among people deceased in 2000, Baden Powell ranks 66Before him are Richard Farnsworth, Ion Gheorghe Maurer, Ivan Stambolić, Pierre Plantard, Giorgio Bassani, and Noboru Takeshita. After him are Phạm Văn Đồng, Kemal Sunal, Jacques Chaban-Delmas, Maurice Richard, Jean-Pierre Rampal, and Patrick O'Brian.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Baden Powell ranks 116 out of 1,947Before him are Juninho Pernambucano (1975), Adriano (1982), Deco (1977), Robinho (1984), Chico Xavier (1910), and Augusto Boal (1931). After him are Loalwa Braz (1953), Leovegildo Lins da Gama Júnior (1954), Wilson Fittipaldi Júnior (1943), Fernando Meirelles (1955), Chico Mendes (1944), and Émerson Leão (1949).

Among MUSICIANS In Brazil

Among musicians born in Brazil, Baden Powell ranks 7Before him are Antônio Carlos Jobim (1927), João Gilberto (1931), Gilberto Gil (1942), Caetano Veloso (1942), Chico Buarque (1944), and Sérgio Mendes (1941). After him are Milton Nascimento (1942), Toquinho (1946), Hermeto Pascoal (1936), Nelson Freire (1944), Zequinha de Abreu (1880), and Luiz Bonfá (1922).