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Jeff Beck

1944 - Today

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Geoffrey Arnold Beck (born 24 June 1944) is a British rock guitarist. He rose to prominence with the Yardbirds and after fronted the Jeff Beck Group and Beck, Bogert & Appice. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jeff Beck has received more than 4,936,990 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Jeff Beck is the 25th most popular musician (up from 31st in 2019), the 175th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 179th in 2019) and the 10th most popular British Musician.

Jeff Beck is most famous for being one of the best rock guitarists in the world. He has been a member of many famous bands, including The Yardbirds, The Jeff Beck Group, and Beck, Bogert & Appice.

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  • 4.9M

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  • 78.16

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 46

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.07

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Jeff Beck ranks 25 out of 2,675Before him are Ray Charles, Brian May, Cat Stevens, Chuck Berry, Eric Clapton, and Mark Knopfler. After him are Frank Zappa, Giuseppe Tartini, Władysław Szpilman, Ronnie James Dio, Bon Scott, and Miles Davis.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1944, Jeff Beck ranks 6Before him are Danny DeVito, Michael Douglas, Ban Ki-moon, Gerhard Schröder, and George Lucas. After him are Barry White, Joe Cocker, Miloš Zeman, Jimmy Page, Rutger Hauer, and Alexander Van der Bellen.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jeff Beck ranks 175 out of 6,924Before him are Edward Smith (1850), Rowan Atkinson (1955), Olav V of Norway (1903), James Chadwick (1891), George Boole (1815), and Thomas Henry Huxley (1825). After him are Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury (1830), Ken Loach (1936), William Golding (1911), Cary Grant (1904), Henry III of England (1207), and Brian Johnson (1947).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Jeff Beck ranks 10Before him are George Harrison (1943), Elton John (1947), Brian May (1947), Cat Stevens (1948), Eric Clapton (1945), and Mark Knopfler (1949). After him are Bon Scott (1946), Keith Richards (1943), David Gilmour (1946), Roger Waters (1943), Jimmy Page (1944), and Sting (1951).

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