Jimmy Van Heusen

1913 - 1990

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James Van Heusen (born Edward Chester Babcock; January 26, 1913 – February 6, 1990) was an American composer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jimmy Van Heusen has received more than 394,752 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Jimmy Van Heusen is the 1,965th most popular musician (down from 1,729th in 2019), the 10,209th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,788th in 2019) and the 805th most popular Musician.

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  • 19

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  • 1.89

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  • 3.48

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Among musicians, Jimmy Van Heusen ranks 1,965 out of 2,662Before him are Ellie Goulding, Jim Lea, Rolf Harris, Iva Bittová, Brian Welch, and Kid Cudi. After him are Chris Broderick, Sandy West, David "Honeyboy" Edwards, Michael Moran, Stone Gossard, and Steven Isserlis.

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Among people born in 1913, Jimmy Van Heusen ranks 332Before him are Hammond Innes, William Inge, Dorothy Comingore, Bill Thompson, Annalisa Ericson, and Marian Marsh. After him are Ferdinand Kiefler, Gardnar Mulloy, Jean Capelle, Homai Vyarawalla, Alice Marble, and Macdonald Carey. Among people deceased in 1990, Jimmy Van Heusen ranks 266Before him are Adam Papée, Petar Šegvić, Ettore Giannini, Susan Oliver, Peter Taylor, and Charles Farrell. After him are Walker Percy, Andrew Wood, V. Shantaram, Alice Marble, Hector Dyer, and Alan Hale Jr..

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jimmy Van Heusen ranks 10,209 out of 18,182Before him are Timothy Geithner (1961), Mekhi Phifer (1974), Lydia Maria Child (1802), Edward Brooke (1919), Brian Tyler (1972), and Monte Blue (1887). After him are Jack Medica (1914), Chris Broderick (1970), Brian Hallisay (1978), Khary Payton (1972), Steven R. McQueen (1988), and Joanna Angel (1980).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Jimmy Van Heusen ranks 805Before him are Alex Chilton (1950), Eddie Lang (1902), Earl Hooker (1930), Dan Fogelberg (1951), Brian Welch (1970), and Kid Cudi (1984). After him are Chris Broderick (1970), Sandy West (1959), David "Honeyboy" Edwards (1915), Stone Gossard (1966), Harvey Mason (1947), and Steve Albini (1962).