Jimmy Garrison

1934 - 1976

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James Emory Garrison (March 3, 1934 – April 7, 1976) was an American jazz double bassist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jimmy Garrison has received more than 231,077 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Jimmy Garrison is the 1,809th most popular musician (down from 1,626th in 2019), the 9,137th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,143rd in 2019) and the 692nd most popular American Musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 230k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 44.73

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.99

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Jimmy Garrisons by language

Over the past year Jimmy Garrison has had the most page views in the with 29,078 views, followed by Japanese (3,319), and Italian (2,003). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Catalan (82.89%), Arabic (79.53%), and Czech (67.50%)


Among musicians, Jimmy Garrison ranks 1,809 out of 3,175Before him are Doc Watson, Joe Bonamassa, Simone Young, Stephen Morris, Toumani Diabaté, and Phil Collen. After him are Dan Ar Braz, Gotye, Larry Adler, Ludwig Göransson, Chris Broderick, and Armando Peraza.

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Among people born in 1934, Jimmy Garrison ranks 459Before him are Richard Briers, Carmine Caridi, Peter McParland, Károly Wieland, Ion Panțuru, and Timothy West. After him are Sylvia Syms, Ruskin Bond, Gerry Hitchens, Mark Strand, Hans Mild, and Östen Warnerbring. Among people deceased in 1976, Jimmy Garrison ranks 234Before him are Narve Bonna, Antoni Słonimski, L. S. Lowry, Horacio Muñoz, Richard Arlen, and Norman Foster. After him are John A. Costello, Alfredo Dinale, Edgar Moon, Alexandru Cuedan, Gastone Darè, and Joe Fulks.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jimmy Garrison ranks 9,137 out of 20,380Before him are Bill Laimbeer (1957), Lauren Vélez (1964), Tommy Lee Wallace (1949), Gouverneur Morris (1752), Garth Brooks (1962), and Abraham Baldwin (1754). After him are Edward Moore (1897), Bam Bam Bigelow (1961), Cara Buono (1974), Elizabeth Gurley Flynn (1890), Betty Blythe (1893), and Lucy Shapiro (1940).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Jimmy Garrison ranks 692Before him are Wayne Static (1965), John Patitucci (1959), Scott Ian (1963), Bill Berry (1958), Doc Watson (1923), and Joe Bonamassa (1977). After him are Larry Adler (1914), Chris Broderick (1970), Bootsy Collins (1951), Seasick Steve (1951), Steve Gaines (1949), and Barry Harris (1929).