Julian Bream

1933 - 2020

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Julian Alexander Bream (15 July 1933 – 14 August 2020) was an English classical guitarist and lutenist. Regarded as one of the most distinguished classical guitarists of the 20th century, he played a significant role in improving the public perception of the classical guitar as a respectable instrument. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Julian Bream has received more than 435,639 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Julian Bream is the 422nd most popular musician (up from 828th in 2019), the 1,406th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,320th in 2019) and the 82nd most popular British Musician.

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Among musicians, Julian Bream ranks 422 out of 2,675Before him are George Young, Freddie King, Serj Tankian, Greg Lake, Janick Gers, and Djivan Gasparyan. After him are Richard Z. Kruspe, Stevie Young, Marguerite Long, Theodor Leschetizky, Tommy Ramone, and Nick Drake.

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Among people born in 1933, Julian Bream ranks 127Before him are Sacha Distel, Katharine, Duchess of Kent, Jehan Sadat, William Anders, Franz, Duke of Bavaria, and Nexhmije Pagarusha. After him are Cees Nooteboom, Emanuel Ungaro, Renato Salvatori, Will Sampson, Edward Bunker, and Viktor Patsayev. Among people deceased in 2020, Julian Bream ranks 170Before him are Nexhmije Pagarusha, Pierre Nkurunziza, Emilio Caprile, Gérard Houllier, Jean Raspail, and Cecil Bødker. After him are Pierino Prati, Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, Stanisław Kania, John Hume, Olga Tass, and Rolf Hochhuth.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Julian Bream ranks 1,406 out of 6,924Before him are Greg Lake (1947), Blanche of Lancaster (1345), William Watson (1715), Janick Gers (1957), Gideon Mantell (1790), and Edward Fox (1937). After him are Stevie Young (1956), Arthur Tansley (1871), Ronald Colman (1891), David Purley (1945), Joe Davis (1901), and Richard J. Roberts (1943).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Julian Bream ranks 82Before him are Andy Summers (1942), Martin Gore (1961), Bernie Taupin (1950), George Young (1946), Greg Lake (1947), and Janick Gers (1957). After him are Stevie Young (1956), Donovan (1946), Glenn Tipton (1947), Steve Hackett (1950), Tony Sheridan (1940), and Elvis Costello (1954).