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 269,349 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Jerry Bock is the 1,252nd most popular composer (down from 1,154th in 2019), the 9,463rd most popular biography from United States (up from 9,689th in 2019) and the 102nd most popular Composer.

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Among composers, Jerry Bock ranks 1,252 out of 1,216Before him are Vincent Persichetti, Hamilton Harty, George Bruns, Näcip Cihanov, Erkki-Sven Tüür, and Mychael Danna. After him are Shirley Walker, Lou Harrison, Don Davis, Roy Harris, David Newman, and Eubie Blake.

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Among people born in 1928, Jerry Bock ranks 454Before him are Kanu Sanyal, Russell Mockridge, Vilayat Khan, Robert Byrne, René Vautier, and Vanessa Brown. After him are Udham Singh, Clu Gulager, Yakov Rylsky, George Deukmejian, Pat O'Connor, and Cy Young. Among people deceased in 2010, Jerry Bock ranks 349Before him are Alexandru Neagu, Ronald Pettersson, Kanu Sanyal, Park Yong-ha, Patricia Wrightson, and Sally Menke. After him are Zbigniew Gut, Bohumil Němeček, Harvey Pekar, Ted Stevens, Beryl Bainbridge, and Charlie Hickcox.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jerry Bock ranks 9,463 out of 18,182Before him are Elizabeth F. Ellet (1818), Horace Ashenfelter (1923), Billy Gonsalves (1908), Roy Estrada (1943), Jon Tenney (1961), and Cobi Jones (1970). After him are Brad Garrett (1960), Priscilla Cooper Tyler (1816), Mark Valley (1964), Michelle Hurst (1953), Lillian Wald (1867), and Les Clark (1907).

Among COMPOSERS In United States

Among composers born in United States, Jerry Bock ranks 102Before him are Vincent Youmans (1898), Earl Scruggs (1924), Joseph Lamb (1887), Howard Hanson (1896), Vincent Persichetti (1915), and George Bruns (1914). After him are Shirley Walker (1945), Lou Harrison (1917), Don Davis (1957), Roy Harris (1898), David Newman (1954), and Eubie Blake (2).