MUSICIAN

Eddie Harris

1934 - 1996

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Eddie Harris (October 20, 1934 – November 5, 1996) was an American jazz musician, best known for playing tenor saxophone and for introducing the electrically amplified saxophone. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eddie Harris has received more than 248,929 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Eddie Harris is the 1,858th most popular musician, the 9,655th most popular biography from United States and the 802nd most popular American Musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 250k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.08

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.84

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Eddie Harris ranks 1,858 out of 2,675Before him are Des'ree, Jesper Strömblad, Marin Alsop, Fred Ebb, Michael Romeo, and Devendra Banhart. After him are Steve Albini, Mauro Maur, Woody Shaw, Jason Orange, Gem Archer, and David Marks.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1934, Eddie Harris ranks 399Before him are John N. Bahcall, Paddy Driver, David Halberstam, Shyam Benegal, Ruskin Bond, and George Follmer. After him are Peter McParland, Charles Jenkins Sr., Norma Croker, Noel Harrison, Peter Arnett, and Ron Flowers. Among people deceased in 1996, Eddie Harris ranks 239Before him are Les Baxter, Sarah Palfrey Cooke, François Picard, Robert F. Overmyer, Pat Brown, and Jack Ragland. After him are Laura La Plante, Swami Rama, Allenby Chilton, Jean Muir, Barney Ewell, and Tommy Lawton.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eddie Harris ranks 9,655 out of 15,968Before him are Devendra Banhart (1981), Karl Gordon Henize (1926), George Baird (1907), Buck Angel (1962), Janeane Garofalo (1964), and Lucas Grabeel (1984). After him are Harold Prince (1928), Tom McGrath (1964), Bam Margera (1979), Sidney Darlington (1906), Nick Stahl (1979), and Steve Albini (1962).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Eddie Harris ranks 802Before him are Clifford Jordan (1931), Mitch Lucker (1984), Marin Alsop (1956), Fred Ebb (1928), Michael Romeo (1968), and Devendra Banhart (1981). After him are Steve Albini (1962), Woody Shaw (1944), David Marks (1948), Diplo (1978), James Shaffer (1970), and Alex Chilton (1950).