Jerry Bock

1928 - 2010

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Jerrold Lewis Bock (November 23, 1928 – November 3, 2010) was an American musical theater composer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jerry Bock has received more than 240,246 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Jerry Bock is the 1,164th most popular composer (down from 983rd in 2019), the 9,708th most popular biography from United States and the 108th most popular American Composer.

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  • 17

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  • 3.10

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Among composers, Jerry Bock ranks 1,164 out of 1,228Before him are David Del Tredici, William Bolcom, Edmund Rubbra, George Fenton, Vincent Youmans, and Steve Jablonsky. After him are Robert Russell Bennett, Dave Stewart, Alan Bush, Shirley Walker, Joel Goldsmith, and Kazumi Totaka.

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Among people born in 1928, Jerry Bock ranks 424Before him are Joseph Kruskal, Bruce Ames, Martin Davis, Fred Ebb, Harold Prince, and Hap Sharp. After him are Andrew Sarris, Cynthia Ozick, Keely Smith, Donald Henderson, William Kennedy, and Bruce Forsyth. Among people deceased in 2010, Jerry Bock ranks 339Before him are Doris Eaton Travis, Joseph Kruskal, Jerzy Szmajdziński, Isabelle Caro, Nan Martin, and Alexandru Neagu. After him are Alex Chilton, He Pingping, Peter Christopherson, Franciszek Gągor, Tom Mankiewicz, and Joe Mantell.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jerry Bock ranks 9,708 out of 15,968Before him are Vincent Youmans (1898), Steve Jablonsky (1970), John Cameron Mitchell (1963), Tranquilo Cappozzo (1918), Lynn Whitfield (1953), and Megan Rapinoe (1985). After him are Marlo Thomas (1937), Alex Chilton (1950), Connie Sellecca (1955), Sydnee Steele (1968), Nicholas Brendon (1971), and Kenyon Cox (1856).

Among COMPOSERS In United States

Among composers born in United States, Jerry Bock ranks 108Before him are Horatio Parker (1863), Carl Ruggles (1876), David Del Tredici (1937), William Bolcom (1938), Vincent Youmans (1898), and Steve Jablonsky (1970). After him are Robert Russell Bennett (1894), Shirley Walker (1945), Joel Goldsmith (1957), Robert Ashley (1930), Stephen Schwartz (1948), and Bernie Worrell (1944).