Jimmy Buffett

1946 - Today

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James William Buffett (born December 25, 1946) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, author, actor, and businessman. He is best known for his music, which often portrays an "island escapism" lifestyle. Together with his Coral Reefer Band, Buffett has recorded hit songs including "Margaritaville" (ranked 234th on the Recording Industry Association of America's list of "Songs of the Century") and "Come Monday". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jimmy Buffett has received more than 6,133,932 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Jimmy Buffett is the 1,881st most popular musician (down from 1,767th in 2019), the 9,626th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,047th in 2019) and the 770th most popular Musician.

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Among musicians, Jimmy Buffett ranks 1,881 out of 2,662Before him are Malcolm Bilson, Ellis Marsalis Jr., Michael Landau, Nick Lowe, Jimmy Heath, and Al Foster. After him are Mr. Oizo, Elvin Bishop, Carita Holmström, A. R. Rahman, Gem Archer, and Tom Paxton.

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Among people born in 1946, Jimmy Buffett ranks 595Before him are Terry Branstad, Stanisław Barańczak, Youssef Absi, Pavel Chukhray, Clive Bunker, and Roar Grønvold. After him are Kees Schouhamer Immink, Loudon Wainwright III, Marv Wolfman, Kjell Johansson, Lidiya Alfeyeva, and Richard Blumenthal.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jimmy Buffett ranks 9,626 out of 18,182Before him are Mike Bookie (1904), Tim Gunn (1953), Cy Young (1928), Kenyon Cox (1856), Paul Bartel (1938), and Henry Cabot Lodge (1850). After him are Robert Stangland (1881), Adrianne Palicki (1983), Peyton Manning (1976), Jim Inhofe (1934), David Anders (1981), and George M. Cohan (1878).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Jimmy Buffett ranks 770Before him are Robin Thicke (1977), Malcolm Bilson (1935), Ellis Marsalis Jr. (1934), Michael Landau (1958), Jimmy Heath (1926), and Al Foster (1943). After him are Elvin Bishop (1942), Tom Paxton (1937), Steve Smith (1954), Woody Shaw (1944), Sleepy John Estes (1899), and Robert Levin (1947).

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