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Eric Carr

1950 - 1991

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Paul Charles Caravello (July 12, 1950 – November 24, 1991), better known professionally as Eric Carr, was an American musician who was the drummer for the rock band Kiss from 1980 to 1991. Caravello was selected as the new Kiss drummer after Peter Criss departed, when he chose the stage name "Eric Carr" and took up The Fox persona. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eric Carr has received more than 2,059,878 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Eric Carr is the 288th most popular musician (up from 388th in 2019), the 1,692nd most popular biography from United States (up from 2,136th in 2019) and the 82nd most popular American Musician.

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Among musicians, Eric Carr ranks 288 out of 2,662Before him are, Dave Mustaine, Tiësto, Ornette Coleman, Igor Oistrakh, and Sixto Rodriguez. After him are Charles Mingus, PJ Harvey, Manu Dibango, Stig Anderson, Joe Jackson, and Yngwie Malmsteen.

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Among people born in 1950, Eric Carr ranks 65Before him are Javier Clemente, Steve McCurry, Roza Otunbayeva, Christina Onassis, Sônia Braga, and David Graf. After him are Marius Trésor, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Miou-Miou, Mark Blum, Chen Shui-bian, and Mikhail Fradkov. Among people deceased in 1991, Eric Carr ranks 53Before him are James Irwin, Jerzy Kosiński, Ralph Bellamy, George Stigler, W. Arthur Lewis, and Lee Remick. After him are Henri de Lubac, Gene Roddenberry, Mohammed Abdel Wahab, Alfonso García Robles, Aladár Gerevich, and Sergey Akhromeyev.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eric Carr ranks 1,692 out of 18,182Before him are Robert Bloch (1917), Sol LeWitt (1928), Edward C. Prescott (1940), John Sculley (1939), Lou Gehrig (1903), and Caroline Kennedy (1957). After him are Joyce Carol Oates (1938), Chris Evans (1981), William Styron (1925), Richard Serra (1939), John Backus (1924), and Charles Mingus (1922).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Eric Carr ranks 82Before him are Sidney Bechet (1897), Beck (1970), (1975), Dave Mustaine (1961), Ornette Coleman (1930), and Sixto Rodriguez (1942). After him are Charles Mingus (1922), Joe Jackson (1928), Count Basie (1904), Glenn Frey (1948), Moby (1965), and Johnny Ramone (1948).

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