John Glascock

1951 - 1979

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John Glascock (2 May 1951 – 17 November 1979) was a British musician. He was the bassist and occasional lead vocalist of the rock band Carmen from 1972 to 1975; and the bass guitarist for progressive rock band Jethro Tull from 1976 until his death in 1979. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Glascock has received more than 352,735 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. John Glascock is the 2,221st most popular musician (down from 2,097th in 2019), the 5,573rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 5,144th in 2019) and the 374th most popular British Musician.

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  • 2.82

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  • 2.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among musicians, John Glascock ranks 2,221 out of 3,175Before him are Eddie Harris, Buck Owens, Silje Nergaard, Marian McPartland, Vitalic, and Yasunori Mitsuda. After him are Peter Noone, Stanley Jordan, Roope Latvala, Bob Gaudio, Passenger, and Louis Walsh.

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Among people born in 1951, John Glascock ranks 598Before him are Burglinde Pollak, Alan Minter, Fred Schneider, Jaime Mayor Oreja, Norman I. Platnick, and Thomas Akers. After him are Jürgen Rüttgers, Françoise Nyssen, Hans Bongartz, James Patrick Kelly, Daniel Everett, and Ahmed Tidiane Souaré. Among people deceased in 1979, John Glascock ranks 287Before him are Yuri Krylov, Edgar Buchanan, Walter Dietrich, Charlotte Mineau, Yvonne Mitchell, and Elemér Somfay. After him are Erich Schmitt, Claudia Jennings, Sally Rand, John Wright, John F. Seitz, and Jack Mulhall.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Glascock ranks 5,573 out of 8,785Before him are Ron Springett (1935), Michael Park (1966), Alex Miller (1949), Annie Speirs (1889), Marian McPartland (1918), and George Peele (1556). After him are Lady Ottoline Morrell (1873), Barry Unsworth (1930), Peter Noone (1947), Mary Berry (1935), Passenger (1984), and John Sell Cotman (1782).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, John Glascock ranks 374Before him are Andy Powell (1950), Steven Isserlis (1958), Dominic Howard (1977), Tom Chaplin (1979), Peter Giles (1944), and Marian McPartland (1918). After him are Peter Noone (1947), Passenger (1984), William Orbit (1956), Andy Fairweather Low (1948), Michael Moran (1948), and Rupert Hine (1947).