Ian Paice

1948 - Today

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Ian Anderson Paice (born 29 June 1948) is an English musician, best known as the drummer and last remaining original member of the English rock band Deep Purple. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ian Paice has received more than 1,049,610 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia. Ian Paice is the 196th most popular musician (up from 210th in 2019), the 784th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 814th in 2019) and the 45th most popular British Musician.

Ian Paice is most famous for being the drummer for the rock band, Deep Purple.

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  • 70.06

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  • 33

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  • 7.75

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.68

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Ian Paice ranks 196 out of 2,675Before him are Giovanni Battista Viotti, Pete Townshend, Nikolai Rubinstein, Dr. Alban, Kitarō, and Caetano Veloso. After him are Stéphane Grappelli, Dinu Lipatti, Ian Curtis, Keith Moon, Joe Jackson, and Joe Satriani.

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Among people born in 1948, Ian Paice ranks 50Before him are Carl Weathers, Rory Gallagher, Lluís Llach, Carlos Salinas de Gortari, Powers Boothe, and William Gibson. After him are Hans Rosling, Bille August, Bernard-Henri Lévy, Brian Eno, Ray Kurzweil, and Sven-Göran Eriksson.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ian Paice ranks 784 out of 6,924Before him are John Ray (1627), Nevill Francis Mott (1905), Guthrum (830), Sarah, Duchess of York (1959), Cyril Norman Hinshelwood (1897), and John Gielgud (1904). After him are Derek Jacobi (1938), William Penn (1645), John Major (1943), P. D. James (1920), Rosamunde Pilcher (1924), and Honor Blackman (1925).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Ian Paice ranks 45Before him are Jacqueline du Pré (1945), Roger Glover (1945), John Paul Jones (1946), John Cale (1942), Bill Wyman (1936), and Pete Townshend (1945). After him are Ian Curtis (1956), Keith Moon (1946), Brian Eno (1948), Ronnie Wood (1947), Slash (1965), and Ginger Baker (1939).