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Jimmy Page

1944 - Today

Jimmy Page

James Patrick Page (born 9 January 1944) is an English musician, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and record producer who achieved international success as the guitarist and founder of the rock band Led Zeppelin. Page is prolific in creating guitar riffs and his varied style involves various guitar tunings, technical and melodic solos and aggressive, distorted guitar tone as well as his folk and eastern influenced acoustic work. He is also noted for occasionally playing his guitar with a cello bow to create a droning sound texture to the music.Page began his career as a studio session musician in London and, by the mid-1960s, alongside Big Jim Sullivan, was one of the most sought-after session guitarists in Britain. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jimmy Page has received more than 6,959,066 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 48th most popular musician.

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  • 7.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 68.32

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 63

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.21

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Jimmy Page ranks 49 out of 2,258Before him are Brian Wilson, Scatman John, Chet Baker, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Martha Argerich, and Bruce Springsteen. After him are Marilyn Manson, Pablo de Sarasate, Keith Richards, Roger Waters, David Gilmour, and Vladimir Horowitz.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1944, Jimmy Page ranks 12Before him are Jeff Beck, Omar al-Bashir, Barry White, Reinhold Messner, Joe Cocker, and Miloš Zeman. After him are Ernő Rubik, Alexander Van der Bellen, Geraldine Chaplin, Joe Frazier, Carlos Alberto Torres, and Rem Koolhaas.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jimmy Page ranks 248 out of 5,347Before him are Harold Godwinson (1022), Catherine Parr (1512), Edward the Elder (871), Ozzy Osbourne (1948), Helen Mirren (1945), and Jane Goodall (1934). After him are Edmond Halley (1656), Arthur Eddington (1882), Keith Richards (1943), Peter Ustinov (1921), Benjamin Disraeli (1804), and Anthony Eden (1897).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Jimmy Page ranks 15Before him are Cat Stevens (1948), Bon Scott (1946), Jeff Beck (1944), Sting (1951), Roger Taylor (1949), and John Deacon (1951). After him are Keith Richards (1943), Roger Waters (1943), David Gilmour (1946), Brian Jones (1942), Lemmy (1945), and Maurice Gibb (1949).