Leon Wilkeson

1952 - 2001

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Leon Russell Wilkeson (April 2, 1952 – July 27, 2001) was the bassist of the Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd from 1972 until his death in 2001. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leon Wilkeson has received more than 738,646 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Leon Wilkeson is the 2,056th most popular musician, the 10,726th most popular biography from United States and the 892nd most popular American Musician.

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Among musicians, Leon Wilkeson ranks 2,056 out of 2,675Before her are Josh Dun, Adam Taubitz, Sébastien Tellier, Chino Moreno, James Valentine, and Roger Taylor. After her are Criss Oliva, Floyd Cramer, Madonna Wayne Gacy, Edward Maya, Deadmau5, and Headhunterz.

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Among people born in 1952, Leon Wilkeson ranks 512Before her are Billy Powell, Reinhard Häfner, Chuck Leavell, Guillermo La Rosa, Wendy Turnbull, and Inese Vaidere. After her are Eusebio Acasuzo, Alice Hoffman, Jorge Llopart, Olga Mineyeva, Estanislau da Silva, and Jack Wild. Among people deceased in 2001, Leon Wilkeson ranks 241Before her are Imogene Coca, Ken Green, Joan Sims, William T. Stearn, Régine Cavagnoud, and Arlene Francis. After her are Jim Baxter, Mike Mansfield, Hani Hanjour, Ziad Jarrah, Thuy Trang, and Sidney Dillon Ripley.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Leon Wilkeson ranks 10,726 out of 15,968Before her are Charles Cotesworth Pinckney (1746), Eric Millegan (1974), Kathryn Stockett (1969), Raylene (1977), Kevin Johnson (1966), and Bobby Helms (1933). After her are Phil Ivey (1977), Elliott Nugent (1896), Criss Oliva (1963), Hiram Rhodes Revels (1827), William DuVall (1967), and Cynthia Gibb (1963).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Leon Wilkeson ranks 892Before her are David Silveria (1972), Ian MacKaye (1962), Roy Z (1963), Josh Dun (1988), Chino Moreno (1973), and James Valentine (1978). After her are Criss Oliva (1963), Floyd Cramer (1933), Madonna Wayne Gacy (1964), Ronnie Montrose (1947), Johnny Horton (1925), and St. Vincent (1982).