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Ed King

1949 - 2018

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Edward Calhoun King (September 14, 1949 – August 22, 2018) was an American musician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ed King has received more than 1,715,297 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Ed King is the 2,024th most popular musician (down from 1,802nd in 2019), the 10,511th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,235th in 2019) and the 827th most popular American Musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.7M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 40.64

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.66

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.93

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Ed King ranks 2,024 out of 2,662Before him are Angela Hewitt, Roine Stolt, William Orbit, Tim Renwick, Hank Snow, and James Williamson. After him are Josh White, Peter Erskine, Jack Johnson, Kai Winding, Duke Pearson, and Alex Gaudino.

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Among people born in 1949, Ed King ranks 591Before him are Ryohei Suzuki, Ian Livingstone, Paul Collier, Elena Salgado, Tim Renwick, and James Williamson. After him are Charles Rocket, Paul Manafort, Wenceslao Padilla, Brian Kidd, Peter Kern, and Simon Kirke. Among people deceased in 2018, Ed King ranks 441Before him are Alberto Dines, Aleksandr Kurlovich, Nicanor de Carvalho, Pierre Pincemaille, Bengt Nilsson, and Wendy Beckett. After him are Sabit Hadžić, Wenceslao Padilla, Kuldip Nayar, Matti Kassila, Andrzej Fischer, and Eric Bristow.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ed King ranks 10,511 out of 18,182Before him are Ernie Banks (1931), Daniel Kleppner (1932), Sydney Schanberg (1934), Stuart Pankin (1946), Christa Miller (1964), and Laurie Bird (1952). After him are Josh White (1914), Tom Courtney (1933), Stephen Vincent Benét (1898), Warren Frost (1925), Randy Matson (1945), and Jack Lew (1955).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Ed King ranks 827Before him are Tyler Bates (1965), Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal (1969), Billy Higgins (1936), Tim Commerford (1968), Debbi Peterson (1961), and James Williamson (1949). After him are Josh White (1914), Peter Erskine (1954), Jack Johnson (1975), Duke Pearson (1932), Muhal Richard Abrams (1930), and Hiro Yamamoto (1961).