Jack Bruce

1943 - 2014

Jack Bruce

John Symon Asher Bruce (14 May 1943 – 25 October 2014) was a Scottish bassist, singer-songwriter, musician and composer. He gained popularity as the co-lead vocalist and bass guitarist of British rock band Cream. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack Bruce has received more than 2,068,871 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 403rd most popular musician.

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  • 2.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.83

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.53

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.23

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Jack Bruce ranks 403 out of 2,258Before him are Leopold Godowsky, Ry Cooder, Manitas de Plata, Varg Vikernes, Pat Metheny, and Johann Friedrich Fasch. After him are Tansen, Tico Torres, Johnny Clegg, Sérgio Mendes, Sia, and Mischa Maisky.

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Among people born in 1943, Jack Bruce ranks 122Before him are John Nettles, Princess Christina, Mrs. Magnuson, Paul Wolfowitz, Poul Nyrup Rasmussen, Mohamed Mahmoud Ould Louly, and Wilson Fittipaldi Júnior. After him are Jan de Bont, Kurtwood Smith, Martin Campbell, Lin Shaye, Mohammed Badie, and Mario J. Molina. Among people deceased in 2014, Jack Bruce ranks 95Before him are Johnny Winter, Larry Scott, Mário Coluna, Manitas de Plata, Carlo Bergonzi, and Richard Bull. After him are Vasily Petrov, Riz Ortolani, Huber Matos, Sabah, Milan Galić, and Rubin Carter.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jack Bruce ranks 1,351 out of 5,347Before him are Catherine Eddowes (1842), Joseph Boxhall (1884), Frederic Bartlett (1886), Edward Waring (1736), David Roberts (1796), and Keith O'Brien (1938). After him are Ernest Jones (1879), Philip Sidney (1554), John William Godward (1861), Gordon Ramsay (1966), Jane Boleyn, Viscountess Rochford (1505), and Robert Filmer (1588).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Jack Bruce ranks 77Before him are Ginger Baker (1939), Steve Hackett (1950), Dave Murray (1956), Mick Taylor (1949), Adrian Smith (1957), and Roger Hodgson (1950). After him are Johnny Clegg (1953), Stevie Young (1956), Bob Klose (1945), John Entwistle (1944), Greg Lake (1947), and Chris Martin (1977).