Jack DeJohnette

1942 - Today

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Jack DeJohnette (born August 9, 1942) is an American jazz drummer, pianist, and composer. Known for his extensive work as leader and sideman for musicians including Charles Lloyd, Freddie Hubbard, Keith Jarrett, Bill Evans, John Abercrombie, Alice Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, Miles Davis, Joe Henderson, Michael Brecker, Pat Metheny, Herbie Hancock and John Scofield, DeJohnette was inducted into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame in 2007. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack DeJohnette has received more than 538,626 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Jack DeJohnette is the 1,019th most popular musician (down from 901st in 2019), the 4,946th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,430th in 2019) and the 335th most popular American Musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 540k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 50.69

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.00

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Jack DeJohnettes by language

Over the past year Jack DeJohnette has had the most page views in the with 65,174 views, followed by Japanese (8,301), and German (6,645). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Norwegian (Nynorsk) (78.45%), Egyptian Arabic (74.21%), and Esperanto (40.43%)


Among musicians, Jack DeJohnette ranks 1,019 out of 3,175Before him are John Lewis, Alexi Laiho, Lennie Tristano, Trevor Pinnock, Boris Grebenshchikov, and Gene Clark. After him are John McVie, Larry Carlton, Billie Joe Armstrong, Hank Jones, André Cluytens, and Eddy Mitchell.

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Among people born in 1942, Jack DeJohnette ranks 342Before him are Thomas Hammarberg, Ilija Pantelić, Arthur Brown, Fred Thompson, Ricardo Blázquez, and Wojciech Pszoniak. After him are Derek Parfit, Eddy Mitchell, Ichirō Ozawa, Marsha Mason, Leon Russell, and Yvette Mimieux.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jack DeJohnette ranks 4,946 out of 20,380Before him are Dean Jagger (1903), Joseph Hooker (1814), Gene Clark (1944), Walter De Maria (1935), Ted Post (1918), and Aron Ralston (1975). After him are Eddie Lawson (1958), Larry Carlton (1948), A. Merritt (1884), Eric S. Raymond (1957), Sylvanus Morley (1883), and John Henry Holland (1929).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Jack DeJohnette ranks 335Before him are Woody Herman (1913), Helen Merrill (1930), Otis Rush (1934), John Lewis (1920), Lennie Tristano (1919), and Gene Clark (1944). After him are Larry Carlton (1948), Billie Joe Armstrong (1972), Hank Jones (1918), Sonny Stitt (1924), Zakk Wylde (1967), and Cecil Taylor (1929).