Long John Baldry

1941 - 2005

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John William "Long John" Baldry (12 January 1941 – 21 July 2005) was an English-Canadian blues singer, musician and voice actor. In the 1960s, he was one of the first British vocalists to sing the blues in clubs and shared the stage with many British musicians including the Rolling Stones and the Beatles. Before achieving stardom, Rod Stewart and Elton John were members of bands led by Baldry. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Long John Baldry has received more than 1,133,659 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Long John Baldry is the 1,131st most popular singer (up from 1,136th in 2019), the 3,303rd most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 127th most popular British Singer.

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  • 21

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  • 2.08

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  • 3.64

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Among singers, Long John Baldry ranks 1,131 out of 3,541Before him are Irina Arkhipova, Kvitka Cisyk, Candice Night, Doris Dragović, Dima Bilan, and Mary Roos. After him are Siouxsie Sioux, Johnny Nash, Elisabeth Andreassen, Bora Đorđević, Thomas Hampson, and Ute Lemper.

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Among people born in 1941, Long John Baldry ranks 356Before him are Donella Meadows, Stokely Carmichael, Natalia Bessmertnova, Florence Delay, François Weyergans, and Walter Block. After him are João Ubaldo Ribeiro, Alberto Mario González, Michael Howard, Pat Patterson, Ivanka Khristova, and King Tubby. Among people deceased in 2005, Long John Baldry ranks 208Before him are José Beyaert, Sverre Stenersen, Viktor Kapitonov, Otar Korkia, Geraldine Fitzgerald, and Jocelyn Brando. After him are Gaylord Nelson, Jaime Sin, John Spencer, Carl Amery, Gennady Sarafanov, and Eugene McCarthy.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Long John Baldry ranks 3,303 out of 6,924Before him are Antony Gormley (1950), Walter Savage Landor (1775), Charles Winslow (1888), Tobias Menzies (1974), Henry Thomas Colebrooke (1765), and Jimmy White (1962). After him are Phil Taylor (1960), Henry Bird (1830), Siouxsie Sioux (1957), Hugh Latimer (1485), David Burke (1934), and Davy Jones (1945).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Long John Baldry ranks 127Before him are Calvin Harris (1984), Biff Byford (1951), Simon Fuller (1960), Emma Bunton (1976), Leo Sayer (1948), and Sheena Easton (1959). After him are Siouxsie Sioux (1957), Imogen Heap (1977), Acker Bilk (1929), Chris Farlowe (1940), Chris Lowe (1959), and Peter Sinfield (1943).