Dick Taylor

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Richard Clifford Taylor (born 28 January 1943) is an English musician, best known as the guitarist and founding member of the Pretty Things. Taylor was an early bassist for the Rolling Stones, but left the band to resume his studies at Sidcup Art College. While there he formed the Pretty Things in September 1963. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dick Taylor has received more than 318,536 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Dick Taylor is the 633rd most popular musician, the 1,938th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 115th most popular British Musician.

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  • 320k

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  • 63.80

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  • 16

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  • 5.53

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Dick Taylor ranks 633 out of 2,675Before him are Link Wray, Julian Fontana, Tim Buckley, Hermeto Pascoal, Charlie Christian, and Bob Sinclar. After him are İdil Biret, Claude Bolling, David A. Stewart, Vagif Mustafazadeh, Chucho Valdés, and Matthias Jabs.

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Among people born in 1943, Dick Taylor ranks 199Before him are Bernard Tapie, Boris Gromov, Larry Clark, Edward L. G. Bowell, Alan Wilson, and Walter Godefroot. After him are Georgi Asparuhov, Richard S. Hamilton, J. T. Walsh, Pak Doo-ik, Emile Ardolino, and Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Dick Taylor ranks 1,938 out of 6,924Before him are Harold Abrahams (1899), Duncan Haldane (1951), Sadiq Khan (1970), Chris Bristow (1937), Bobby Sands (1954), and Michael Dummett (1925). After him are Wilfred Owen (1893), Matthew Paris (1200), John A. Macdonald (1815), David A. Stewart (1952), William Bayliss (1860), and Richard Wilson (1714).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Dick Taylor ranks 115Before him are Chas Chandler (1938), Alan Wilder (1959), Tim Rice (1944), Liam Gallagher (1972), Bill Bruford (1949), and Alan Price (1942). After him are David A. Stewart (1952), Andy Fletcher (1961), K. K. Downing (1951), David Knopfler (1952), Eric Woolfson (1945), and Mike Rutherford (1950).