Jon Oliva

1959 - Today

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John Nicholas "Jon" Oliva (born July 22, 1959) is an American composer, multi-instrumentalist and singer. He is best known as the co-founder, keyboardist and lead vocalist of the band Savatage, which he co-founded with his younger brother Criss Oliva. Since 1996 he has also been a songwriter, musician and vocalist in Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jon Oliva has received more than 397,376 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Jon Oliva is the 1,832nd most popular musician, the 9,465th most popular biography from United States and the 786th most popular American Musician.

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  • 400k

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  • 54.55

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.33

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.31

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Jon Oliva ranks 1,832 out of 2,675Before him are Don Diablo, Sverre Kjelsberg, Patrick Leonard, T Bone Burnett, Tom Scott, and Josh Homme. After him are Ed O'Brien, Harvey Mason, David Murray, Taylor Hawkins, Billy Higgins, and Gar Samuelson.

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Among people born in 1959, Jon Oliva ranks 361Before him are Mats Näslund, Andreas Eschbach, Dennis Chambers, Erkki-Sven Tüür, Richard LaGravenese, and Gelindo Bordin. After him are Peter Shor, Nirmala Sitharaman, Anne Smith, Clint Howard, Zoé Valdés, and Vladimir Yashchenko.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jon Oliva ranks 9,465 out of 15,968Before him are Don Messick (1926), Brad Friedel (1971), Edward Seaga (1930), Sakina Jaffrey (1962), Klay Thompson (1990), and Richard Rush (1780). After him are Adam Silver (1962), Donald Petrie (1954), Jeff Stryker (1962), Bobby Heenan (1944), T.I. (1980), and Peter Shor (1959).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Jon Oliva ranks 786Before him are Johnny Van Zant (1960), Dale Crover (1967), Patrick Leonard (1956), T Bone Burnett (1948), Tom Scott (1948), and Josh Homme (1973). After him are Harvey Mason (1947), David Murray (1955), Taylor Hawkins (1972), Billy Higgins (1936), Gar Samuelson (1958), and Kevin Jonas (1987).