Hank Jones

1918 - 2010

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Henry Jones Jr. (July 31, 1918 – May 16, 2010) was an American jazz pianist, bandleader, arranger, and composer. Critics and musicians described Jones as eloquent, lyrical, and impeccable. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hank Jones has received more than 282,365 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Hank Jones is the 831st most popular musician (up from 864th in 2019), the 4,168th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,180th in 2019) and the 295th most popular American Musician.

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  • 23

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  • 3.85

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  • 2.81

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Among musicians, Hank Jones ranks 831 out of 2,675Before him are Kerry King, Fatboy Slim, Donald "Duck" Dunn, Simon Le Bon, Otis Rush, and Teddy Wilson. After him are János Starker, Mick Ronson, Chuck Schuldiner, Pitbull, Zakk Wylde, and John Lurie.

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Among people born in 1918, Hank Jones ranks 145Before him are Brenda Milner, Gunnar Sønsteby, Jelle Zijlstra, Arthur Chung, James Aldridge, and Anne Shirley. After him are Barry Morse, Oles Honchar, Robert Ettinger, Ted Post, Friedrich Josias, Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, and Patachou. Among people deceased in 2010, Hank Jones ranks 160Before him are Norman Wisdom, Roberto Rosato, Stephen J. Cannell, Salvador Jorge Blanco, Oswaldo López Arellano, and Beverly Aadland. After him are Nicola Cabibbo, Suso Cecchi d'Amico, Paul Augustin Mayer, Jonathan Motzfeldt, Peter Steele, and Magda Frank.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Hank Jones ranks 4,168 out of 15,968Before him are Teddy Wilson (1912), Henrietta Szold (1860), David Butler (1894), Robert W. Floyd (1936), Anne Shirley (1918), and Dom DeLuise (1933). After him are Danai Gurira (1978), Johnny Appleseed (1774), Rockmond Dunbar (1974), Arthur Melvin Okun (1928), Jackie Wilson (1934), and Paul Thomas Anderson (1970).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Hank Jones ranks 295Before him are Tommy Thayer (1960), Cecil Taylor (1929), Kerry King (1964), Donald "Duck" Dunn (1941), Otis Rush (1934), and Teddy Wilson (1912). After him are Chuck Schuldiner (1967), Pitbull (1981), Zakk Wylde (1967), John Lurie (1952), Louis Jordan (1908), and Albert Collins (1932).