Geezer Butler

1949 - Today

Geezer Butler

Terence Michael Joseph "Geezer" Butler (born 17 July 1949) is an English musician and songwriter. He is best known as the bassist and primary lyricist of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath. He has also recorded and performed with Heaven & Hell, GZR, and Ozzy Osbourne. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Geezer Butler has received more than 1,325,402 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 445th most popular musician.

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  • 1.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.16

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.71

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Geezer Butler ranks 445 out of 2,258Before him are Eddie Van Halen, Van Cliburn, John Frusciante, Jelly Roll Morton, Donovan, and Yann Tiersen. After him are Phil Rudd, Jean-Pierre Rampal, Géza Anda, Carlos Puebla, Joe Pass, and Christoph Eschenbach.

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Among people born in 1949, Geezer Butler ranks 111Before him are Valentina Matviyenko, Valeriy Borzov, Bengt Holmström, Sergei Bagapsh, Lasse Virén, and John Toshack. After him are Leslie Easterbrook, Carlos Bianchi, Fernando Collor de Mello, Armand Assante, Ric Flair, and Kgalema Motlanthe.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Geezer Butler ranks 1,443 out of 5,347Before him are Jill Ireland (1936), Richard J. Roberts (1943), Elizabeth Blount (1500), John Toshack (1949), Donovan (1946), and Mary Somerville (1780). After him are Edward Young (1683), William George Horner (1786), William Beckford (1760), Antony Flew (1923), George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784), and John Blow (1649).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Geezer Butler ranks 85Before him are Stevie Young (1956), Bob Klose (1945), John Entwistle (1944), Greg Lake (1947), Chris Martin (1977), and Donovan (1946). After him are Martin Gore (1961), Glenn Tipton (1947), Thom Yorke (1968), George Young (1946), Bill Ward (1948), and Rick Astley (1966).