Jimmy Smith

1925 - 2005

Jimmy Smith

James Oscar Smith (December 8, 1925 or 1928 – February 8, 2005) was an American jazz musician whose albums often charted on Billboard magazine. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jimmy Smith has received more than 107,303 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 506th most popular musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 110k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.17

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Jimmy Smith ranks 506 out of 2,258Before him are Carl Flesch, Alvin Lee, Michel Petrucciani, Josef Hofmann, Lead Belly, and Moondog. After him are Nikolai Kapustin, Captain Beefheart, Florian Schneider, Oliver Riedel, The Big Bopper, and Milton Nascimento.

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Among people born in 1925, Jimmy Smith ranks 131Before him are Ahmad Shamlou, Lino Lacedelli, Aldo Ciccolini, Toshio Iwatani, Sergei Salnikov, and Ana María Matute. After him are Ali Hassan Mwinyi, Max Morlock, Maurice Pialat, Paul Wild, Marlen Khutsiev, and Manos Hatzidakis. Among people deceased in 2005, Jimmy Smith ranks 88Before him are Ghena Dimitrova, Jef Raskin, Alain Bombard, Julio César Turbay Ayala, Simone Simon, and Edward Bunker. After him are Terri Schiavo case, Alexander Yakovlev, Vincent Schiavelli, Andre Gunder Frank, Hermann Bondi, and James Doohan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jimmy Smith ranks 2,526 out of 12,171Before him are Carl Van Vechten (1880), Lead Belly (1888), Stephen Smale (1930), Eddie Eagan (1897), Moondog (1916), and Donald Davidson (1917). After him are Dusty Hill (1949), Jennifer Love Hewitt (1979), Betty Robinson (1911), Captain Beefheart (1941), Taylor Swift (1989), and Peter Graves (1926).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Jimmy Smith ranks 160Before him are David Crosby (1941), Clifford Brown (1930), Duane Allman (1946), Dee Dee Ramone (1951), Lead Belly (1888), and Moondog (1916). After him are Captain Beefheart (1941), The Big Bopper (1930), Ira Gershwin (1896), Randy Rhoads (1956), Jeff Porcaro (1954), and Curtis Mayfield (1942).