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John Mayall

1933 - Today

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John Mayall, OBE (born 29 November 1933) is an English blues singer, guitarist, organist and songwriter, whose musical career spans over sixty years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Mayall has received more than 1,433,944 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). John Mayall is the 238th most popular musician (down from 156th in 2019), the 920th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 632nd in 2019) and the 53rd most popular British Musician.

John Mayall is most famous for being the founder of the British Blues movement. He was also a guitarist, singer, and songwriter.

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  • 69.09

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  • 31

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  • 5.09

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.24

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, John Mayall ranks 238 out of 2,675Before him are Ginger Baker, Paul Stanley, Narciso Yepes, Steve Harris, Henryk Szeryng, and Marilyn Manson. After him are Alfred Brendel, Roger Daltrey, Abdel Halim Hafez, Franz Berwald, Lars Ulrich, and Alan Parsons.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1933, John Mayall ranks 78Before him are Horst Buchholz, Fouad Mebazaa, Peter Mansfield, Richard R. Ernst, Michel Hidalgo, and Mathieu Kérékou. After him are Elizabeth Montgomery, Godfried Danneels, David Hamilton, Jeremy Brett, Teresa Berganza, and Jerzy Kosiński.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Mayall ranks 920 out of 6,924Before him are Harold Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis (1891), Dominic Purcell (1970), Francis Walsingham (1532), George Biddell Airy (1801), Betty Williams (1943), and George Fox (1624). After him are John Pople (1925), W. T. Stead (1849), E. E. Evans-Pritchard (1902), Margaret Stewart, Dauphine of France (1424), Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales (1594), and Malcolm IV of Scotland (1141).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, John Mayall ranks 53Before him are Keith Moon (1946), Brian Eno (1948), Ronnie Wood (1947), Slash (1965), Ginger Baker (1939), and Steve Harris (1956). After him are Roger Daltrey (1944), Alan Parsons (1948), Amy Winehouse (1983), Ian Stewart (1938), Cozy Powell (1947), and Cliff Williams (1949).