Jeffrey Tate

1943 - 2017

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Sir Jeffrey Philip Tate (28 April 1943 – 2 June 2017) was an English conductor of classical music. Tate was born with spina bifida and had an associated spinal curvature. After studying medicine at the University of Cambridge and beginning a medical career in London, he switched to music and worked under Georg Solti at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, before making his conducting debut in 1979 at the Metropolitan Opera, New York. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jeffrey Tate has received more than 110,845 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Jeffrey Tate is the 62nd most popular conductor (down from 60th in 2019), the 2,520th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,390th in 2019) and the 7th most popular British Conductor.

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  • 61.51

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  • 15

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  • 6.86

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  • 1.45

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Among conductors, Jeffrey Tate ranks 62 out of 97Before him are Marek Janowski, Karl Muck, Stanisław Skrowaczewski, Armas Järnefelt, Jean Martinon, and Joseph Keilberth. After him are Robert Kajanus, Semyon Bychkov, Jiří Bělohlávek, Niyazi, Iván Fischer, and Aleksandr Gauk.

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Among people born in 1943, Jeffrey Tate ranks 276Before him are Sani Abacha, David Geffen, Ted Neeley, Reinhard Libuda, Charles Savarin, and Robbie Robertson. After him are Penny Marshall, Tim Krabbé, Ramón Grosso, Gordon Matta-Clark, Jon Postel, and Shlomo Ben-Ami. Among people deceased in 2017, Jeffrey Tate ranks 228Before him are Ivo Brešan, József Tóth, William Lombardy, Vladimir Petrov, Ángel Berni, and David Cassidy. After him are Joseph Bologna, Feliciano Rivilla, Brad Harris, Dina Merrill, Ilya Glazunov, and Gregg Allman.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jeffrey Tate ranks 2,520 out of 6,924Before him are Frank Watson Dyson (1868), David Gregory (1659), Cædwalla of Wessex (659), Frederick Catherwood (1799), Dave Davies (1947), and Patsy Kensit (1968). After him are Delroy Lindo (1952), Carl Cox (1962), Ellen Terry (1847), Francis Hauksbee (1660), George Raynor (1907), and Tommy Douglas (1904).

Among CONDUCTORS In United Kingdom

Among conductors born in United Kingdom, Jeffrey Tate ranks 7Before him are Leopold Stokowski (1882), John Eliot Gardiner (1943), Simon Rattle (1955), Colin Davis (1927), John Barbirolli (1899), and Thomas Beecham (1879). After him are Henry Wood (1869), Adrian Boult (1889), Malcolm Sargent (1895), Raymond Leppard (1927), Antonio Pappano (1959), and Daniel Harding (1975).