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 1,120,276 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Ed King is the 1,805th most popular musician (down from 1,549th in 2019), the 9,253rd most popular biography from United States (down from 7,504th in 2019) and the 769th most popular American Musician.

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  • 1.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.80

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Ed King ranks 1,805 out of 2,675Before him are Andy Timmons, Robert Gordon, Khatia Buniatishvili, Booker Ervin, Terry Callier, and Bill Laswell. After him are Brian Welch, Fito Páez, William Orbit, DJ Ashba, Dave Mason, and Howard Donald.

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Among people born in 1949, Ed King ranks 507Before him are Boy Hayje, György Gedó, Zbigniew Gut, Anne-Marie Lizin, Rod Temperton, and Michael D. Griffin. After him are Ian Livingstone, Percy Rojas, Alex Miller, Richard Price, Suthep Thaugsuban, and Bobby Clarke. Among people deceased in 2018, Ed King ranks 398Before him are Carlo Vanzina, Juris Silovs, Reg E. Cathey, Randy Weston, John Perry Barlow, and Piotr Szulkin. After him are Joseph Polchinski, Peter G. Peterson, Jim Neidhart, Katie Boyle, Ennio Fantastichini, and Yelena Shushunova.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ed King ranks 9,253 out of 15,968Before him are Gloria DeHaven (1925), Bill Laswell (1955), Malvina Reynolds (1900), Fredric Lehne (1959), Fred M. Vinson (1890), and Lewis H. Brereton (1890). After him are Jelena Jensen (1981), Kevin Conroy (1955), Moira Kelly (1968), Bronson Pinchot (1959), Stephen Vincent Benét (1898), and Greg Abbott (1957).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Ed King ranks 769Before him are Al Pitrelli (1962), Andy Timmons (1963), Robert Gordon (1947), Booker Ervin (1930), Terry Callier (1945), and Bill Laswell (1955). After him are Brian Welch (1970), DJ Ashba (1972), Kristen Pfaff (1967), Lucky Thompson (1924), Kim Fowley (1939), and Dennis Chambers (1959).