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Jack Bruce

1943 - 2014

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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 ‍bassist ‍of British rock band Cream. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack Bruce has received more than 2,853,891 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia. Jack Bruce is the 338th most popular musician (up from 349th in 2019), the 1,197th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,216th in 2019) and the 68th most popular Musician.

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  • 2.9M

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  • 57.61

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.68

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.26

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Jack Bruce ranks 338 out of 2,662Before him are Robby Krieger, Gustavo Santaolalla, Joe Strummer, Buddy Rich, Don Airey, and Billy Gibbons. After him are Michael Cretu, Jean-Pierre Rampal, Cliff Williams, Burt Bacharach, Grigory Sokolov, and Ginger Baker.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1943, Jack Bruce ranks 120Before him are Antônio Wilson Vieira Honório, Wilson Fittipaldi Júnior, Tobe Hooper, Otoya Yamaguchi, Richard Smalley, and René Préval. After him are Mohammed Badie, Griselda Blanco, Oskar Lafontaine, Robert Lefkowitz, Ken Norton, and Richard J. Roberts. Among people deceased in 2014, Jack Bruce ranks 77Before him are Karl Albrecht, Larry Scott, Richard Møller Nielsen, Malcolm Glazer, Joan Rivers, and Tito Vilanova. After him are Jean-Claude Duvalier, Alexander Shulgin, Mike Nichols, Vujadin Boškov, P. D. James, and Viktor Tikhonov.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jack Bruce ranks 1,197 out of 7,765Before him are Hudson Taylor (1832), Fraser Stoddart (1942), Don Airey (1948), Michael Moorcock (1939), Henry Walter Bates (1825), and Marc Bolan (1947). After him are Alan Bates (1934), Alan Lancaster (1949), Samuel Pepys (1633), Thomas Gresham (1519), Harold Shipman (1946), and Abigail Masham, Baroness Masham (1670).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Jack Bruce ranks 68Before him are PJ Harvey (1969), Rick Astley (1966), Ian Anderson (1947), Nicko McBrain (1952), Dave Murray (1956), and Don Airey (1948). After him are Cliff Williams (1949), Ginger Baker (1939), John Entwistle (1944), Mick Taylor (1949), Wallace Hartley (1878), and Adrian Smith (1957).

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