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Jeff Healey

1966 - 2008

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Norman Jeffrey Healey (March 25, 1966 – March 2, 2008) was a Canadian blues, rock and jazz singer, guitarist, and songwriter who attained popularity in the 1980s and 1990s. He reached No. 5 on the U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jeff Healey has received more than 5,649,800 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Jeff Healey is the 1,904th most popular musician (down from 1,793rd in 2019), the 559th most popular biography from Canada (down from 503rd in 2019) and the 28th most popular Canadian Musician.

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  • 24

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  • 2.53

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  • 3.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Jeff Healey ranks 1,904 out of 2,662Before him are Sven Erik Kristiansen, Carlinhos Brown, Alva Noto, Robert Levin, Sylvia Robinson, and Clarence White. After him are Dhafer Youssef, Les Baxter, Jeff Ament, Ara Malikian, Markus Schulz, and Philip Selway.

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Among people born in 1966, Jeff Healey ranks 328Before him are Zhai Zhigang, Gem Archer, Betinho, Kevin Young, Lucrecia Martel, and Luca Marchegiani. After him are Marco Antônio da Silva, Timur Kulibayev, Johan Renck, Andrei Chesnokov, Greg Maddux, and Randy Barnes. Among people deceased in 2008, Jeff Healey ranks 299Before him are Richey Edwards, Edie Adams, Douglas Bennett, Joy Page, Albin Planinc, and Algis Budrys. After him are Christian Brando, Witold Woyda, George MacDonald Fraser, Stig Claesson, Avery Dulles, and Beatrice Ohanessian.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Jeff Healey ranks 559 out of 1,350Before him are Christy Chung (1970), Daniel David Palmer (1845), Mackenzie Davis (1987), Brad Wright (1961), Mark Messier (1961), and Caterina Scorsone (1981). After him are K.d. lang (1961), Peter Watts (1958), Barbara Hannigan (1971), Kevin Zegers (1984), Ken Kirzinger (1959), and Beattie Ramsay (1895).

Among MUSICIANS In Canada

Among musicians born in Canada, Jeff Healey ranks 28Before him are Alex Lifeson (1953), Rick Danko (1943), Richard Manuel (1943), Kenny Wheeler (1930), Garth Hudson (1937), and Devin Townsend (1972). After him are Sarah McLachlan (1968), Angela Hewitt (1958), Hank Snow (1914), Guy Lombardo (1902), Adam Gontier (1978), and Shawn Drover (1966).

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