Joe Strummer

1952 - 2002

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John Graham Mellor (21 August 1952 – 22 December 2002), known professionally as Joe Strummer, was a British singer, musician and songwriter. He was the co-founder, lyricist, rhythm guitarist and co-lead vocalist of punk rock band the Clash, formed in 1976. The Clash's second album Give 'Em Enough Rope (1978) reached No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joe Strummer has received more than 5,039,469 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia. Joe Strummer is the 334th most popular musician (up from 346th in 2019), the 513th most popular biography from Turkey (up from 514th in 2019) and the most popular Musician.

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Among musicians, Joe Strummer ranks 334 out of 2,662Before him are Carl Michael Bellman, Ram Narayan, Nicko McBrain, Dave Murray, Robby Krieger, and Gustavo Santaolalla. After him are Buddy Rich, Don Airey, Billy Gibbons, Jack Bruce, Michael Cretu, and Jean-Pierre Rampal.

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Among people born in 1952, Joe Strummer ranks 78Before him are Umberto Tozzi, Teófilo Stevenson, Bülent Ersoy, Raymond Domenech, George Strait, and Nicko McBrain. After him are Álvaro Uribe, Mandy Patinkin, Lee Soo-man, Udo Dirkschneider, Christine Baranski, and Graham Greene. Among people deceased in 2002, Joe Strummer ranks 58Before him are Henri Verneuil, George Roy Hill, Chico Xavier, Ray Conniff, Song Hye-rim, and Humaira Begum. After him are Mauro Ramos, Agatha Barbara, Pierre Werner, Sohn Kee-chung, Hugo Banzer, and Abba Eban.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Joe Strummer ranks 513 out of 1,301Before him are Artabasdos (700), Kâtip Çelebi (1609), Pelagia (400), Ardys of Lydia (-750), Nubar Pasha (1825), and Eunapius (349). After him are Mursili III (-1400), Mehmet Akif Ersoy (1873), Metrodorus of Lampsacus (-331), Despina Khatun (1438), Stratonice of Syria (-317), and George Syncellus (800).

Among MUSICIANS In Turkey

Among musicians born in Turkey, Joe Strummer ranks 1After him are Barış Manço (1943), İdil Biret (1941), Ahmet Ertegun (1923), Âşık Veysel (1894), Orhan Gencebay (1944), Arif Mardin (1932), Selda Bağcan (1948), Fazıl Say (1970), Arto Tunçboyacıyan (1957), Şehrazat (1952), and Şebnem Ferah (1972).

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