Jim Gordon

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James Beck Gordon (born July 14, 1945) is an American musician, songwriter, and convicted felon. Gordon was a popular session drummer in the late 1960s and 1970s and was the drummer in the blues rock supergroup Derek and the Dominos. In 1983, in a psychotic episode associated with undiagnosed schizophrenia, Gordon murdered his mother and was sentenced to 16 years to life in prison. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jim Gordon has received more than 22,540 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Jim Gordon is the 1,788th most popular musician, the 9,158th most popular biography from United States and the 759th most popular American Musician.

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  • 23k

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  • 54.92

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.27

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Jim Gordon ranks 1,788 out of 2,675Before him are Louie Bellson, Mary Wilson, Vadim Repin, Stjepan Hauser, Howard Jones, and Igor Presnyakov. After him are Rod Temperton, RZA, Glyn Johns, Robert Westerholt, Adam Schlesinger, and Guy Pratt.

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Among people born in 1945, Jim Gordon ranks 448Before him are Javed Akhtar, Roger C. Field, Bo Ralph, Christian Noël, Ágnes Hranitzky, and Luis Garisto. After him are Susan Haack, Terry Callier, João de Deus Pinheiro, Harry Steevens, Ugo Ferrante, and Elizabeth Moon.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jim Gordon ranks 9,158 out of 15,968Before him are Ja Rule (1976), Peyton Randolph (1721), Elaine Stewart (1930), Bridgette Wilson (1973), Charles "Buddy" Rogers (1904), and Damon Runyon (1880). After him are Shy Love (1978), Macklemore (1983), Donna D'Errico (1968), Bill Holland (1907), Patrick M. Shanahan (1962), and Dan Henderson (1970).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Jim Gordon ranks 759Before him are Randy Weston (1926), Mia Zapata (1965), Jack Casady (1944), Jeff Young (1962), Louie Bellson (1924), and Mary Wilson (1944). After him are RZA (1969), Adam Schlesinger (1967), Reginald Arvizu (1969), Al Pitrelli (1962), Andy Timmons (1963), and Robert Gordon (1947).