Clifford Jordan

1931 - 1993

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Clifford Laconia Jordan (September 2, 1931 – March 27, 1993) was an American jazz tenor saxophone player. While in Chicago, he performed with Max Roach, Sonny Stitt, and some rhythm and blues groups. He moved to New York City in 1957, after which he recorded three albums for Blue Note. He recorded with Horace Silver, J.J. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Clifford Jordan has received more than 137,463 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Clifford Jordan is the 1,848th most popular musician, the 9,609th most popular biography from United States and the 796th most popular American Musician.

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Among musicians, Clifford Jordan ranks 1,848 out of 2,675Before him are Taiji, Pierre Pincemaille, Mike McCready, James Williamson, Hiro Yamamoto, and Luca Turilli. After him are Ellie Goulding, Anders Fridén, Mitch Lucker, Des'ree, Jesper Strömblad, and Marin Alsop.

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Among people born in 1931, Clifford Jordan ranks 409Before him are Andrija Fuderer, John Kerr, Ernie Banks, Martin Milner, Frank Gardner, and Clement Arrindell. After him are Mary L. Good, Ken Bates, Romila Thapar, Tom Wilson, Andrew Hill, and Karan Singh. Among people deceased in 1993, Clifford Jordan ranks 223Before him are Mia Zapata, Ben Klassen, Leon Ames, Wallace Stegner, Evelyne Hall, and Ray Gillen. After him are Karl Gordon Henize, Leslie Thorne, Hap Sharp, Glenn Corbett, Irene Sharaff, and Ruby Keeler.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Clifford Jordan ranks 9,609 out of 15,968Before him are Benjamin N. Cardozo (1870), Matt Lanter (1983), Hiro Yamamoto (1961), Michael Michele (1966), Darren Star (1961), and Dave Chappelle (1973). After him are Dale Robertson (1923), Joe Namath (1943), Virginia Valli (1895), Marjorie Rambeau (1889), Oscar Olson (1878), and Rebecca Solnit (1961).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Clifford Jordan ranks 796Before him are Billy Higgins (1936), Gar Samuelson (1958), Kevin Jonas (1987), Mike McCready (1966), James Williamson (1949), and Hiro Yamamoto (1961). After him are Mitch Lucker (1984), Marin Alsop (1956), Fred Ebb (1928), Michael Romeo (1968), Devendra Banhart (1981), and Eddie Harris (1934).