Lars Ulrich

1963 - Today

Lars Ulrich

Lars Ulrich (; Danish: [ˈlɑːs ˈulˀʁek]; born 26 December 1963) is a Danish musician, songwriter, and record producer. He is best known as the drummer and co-founder of American heavy metal band Metallica. The son and grandson respectively of tennis players Torben and Einer Ulrich, he also played tennis in his youth and moved to Los Angeles at age 16 to train professionally. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lars Ulrich has received more than 4,291,573 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 182nd most popular musician.

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  • 4.3M

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  • 60.36

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 57

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.83

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Lars Ulrich ranks 182 out of 2,258Before him are Nam June Paik, Louis Vierne, Jacqueline du Pré, Giovanni Battista Viotti, Emil Gilels, and Giya Kancheli. After him are Roger Glover, Keith Jarrett, Wilhelm Kempff, Alfred Cortot, Franz Berwald, and Nikolai Rubinstein.

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Among people born in 1963, Lars Ulrich ranks 23Before him are Rafael Correa, Thomas Anders, James May, Alejandro González Iñárritu, Sergey Bubka, and Peter Schmeichel. After him are Lisa Kudrow, Donnie Yen, Tori Amos, Borut Pahor, Andrej Kiska, and Natasha Richardson.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Lars Ulrich ranks 106 out of 579Before him are Hans Christian Gram (1853), Nicolai Abildgaard (1743), Frederick, Hereditary Prince of Denmark (1753), Richard Møller Nielsen (1937), Canute Lavard (1096), and Princess Thyra of Denmark (1853). After him are Ejnar Hertzsprung (1873), Valdemar III of Denmark (1314), Ole Kirk Christiansen (1891), Knud Rasmussen (1879), Vilhelm Hammershøi (1864), and Michael Ancher (1849).

Among MUSICIANS In Denmark

Among musicians born in Denmark, Lars Ulrich ranks 2Before him are Victor Borge (1909). After him are Jacob Gade (1879), Jørgen Ingmann (1925), Svend Asmussen (null), Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen (1946), Ole Beich (1955), Flemming Rasmussen (1958), Trentemøller (1972), Nikolaj Koppel (1969), and Malene Mortensen (1982).

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