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Klaus Voormann

1938 - Today

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Klaus Voormann (born 29 April 1938) is a German artist, musician, and record producer. Voormann was the bassist for Manfred Mann from 1966 to 1969, and performed as a session musician on a host of recordings, including "You're So Vain" by Carly Simon, Lou Reed's Transformer album, and on many recordings of the former members of the Beatles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Klaus Voormann has received more than 891,638 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Klaus Voormann is the 484th most popular musician (down from 459th in 2019), the 2,090th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,787th in 2019) and the 24th most popular German Musician.

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  • 23

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  • 3.85

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  • 2.92

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Klaus Voormann ranks 484 out of 2,675Before him are Wendy Carlos, Elvis Costello, Jacques Loussier, Alvin Lee, Rick Astley, and Alan Walker. After him are Carla Bley, Igor Oistrakh, Lionel Hampton, Jeff Lynne, Jan Hammer, and Christoph Eschenbach.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1938, Klaus Voormann ranks 146Before him are Félix Mourinho, Anne Perry, Ivan Sutherland, Manuel Sanchís Martínez, Per Kirkeby, and Tatsuya Shiji. After him are Bernadette Lafont, Diane Baker, Paul Martin, Derviş Eroğlu, Philippe Nahon, and Karel Svoboda.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Klaus Voormann ranks 2,090 out of 5,289Before him are John A. Roebling (1806), Judith Malina (1926), Karl Ernst (1904), Marianne Weber (1870), Hermann Ehrhardt (1881), and Hugo Schuchardt (1842). After him are Hans Globke (1898), Gustave Whitehead (1874), Adolf Meyer (1881), Ernst von Salomon (1902), Heinz Hoffmann (1910), and Adolf Frederick I, Duke of Mecklenburg (1588).

Among MUSICIANS In Germany

Among musicians born in Germany, Klaus Voormann ranks 24Before him are Bert Kaempfert (1923), Paul Landers (1964), Richard Z. Kruspe (1967), Peter Schreier (1935), Wolfgang Sawallisch (1923), and Anne-Sophie Mutter (1963). After him are Johann Friedrich Fasch (1688), Christian Lorenz (1966), Christoph Schneider (1966), Kai Hansen (1963), Uli Jon Roth (1954), and Gottfried Heinrich Bach (1724).