Jad Fair

1954 - Today

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Jad Fair (born June 9, 1954) is an American singer, guitarist, graphic artist, and founding member of lo-fi alternative rock group Half Japanese. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jad Fair has received more than 123,007 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Jad Fair is the 2,176th most popular musician (down from 1,884th in 2019), the 11,422nd most popular biography from United States (down from 9,154th in 2019) and the 948th most popular American Musician.

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  • 120k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 51.48

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.78

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Jad Fair ranks 2,176 out of 2,675. Before him are Terry Balsamo, Alex Webster, Jesse Carmichael, Steve Jordan, R3hab, and Pablo Alborán. After him are John Leckie, Armand van Helden, Don Kirshner, Simon Webbe, Maria Schneider, and Mike Ness.

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Among people born in 1954, Jad Fair ranks 496Before him are Cindy McCain, Brian Teacher, Ranjan Gogoi, D. W. Moffett, Dan Butler, and Frédéric Pietruszka. After him are Craig Wasson, K. Chandrashekar Rao, Yuji Takada, Baburam Bhattarai, Jill Abramson, and Arturo Rodas.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jad Fair ranks 11,422 out of 15,968. Before him are Sinitta (1968), Samuel Chase (1741), Liz Cheney (1966), Mike Bantom (1951), Jim Wetherbee (1952), and Stephen Walt (1955). After him are Michael O'Keefe (1955), Maxine Waters (1938), Elizabeth Lail (1992), Tucker Carlson (1969), Shelley Fabares (1944), and Armand van Helden (1970).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Jad Fair ranks 948Before him are Nate Mendel (1968), John 5 (1971), Terry Balsamo (1972), Alex Webster (1969), Jesse Carmichael (1979), and Steve Jordan (1957). After him are Armand van Helden (1970), Don Kirshner (1934), Maria Schneider (1960), Mike Ness (1962), Don Was (1952), and Sean Kinney (1966).