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Long John Baldry

1941 - 2005

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John William "Long John" Baldry (12 January 1941 – 21 July 2005) was an English musician and 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 1,278,721 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Long John Baldry is the 1,408th most popular singer (down from 1,129th in 2019), the 3,885th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,300th in 2019) and the 160th most popular British Singer.

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  • 21

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  • 3.81

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Among singers, Long John Baldry ranks 1,408 out of 3,528Before him are Manna Dey, J Balvin, Calvin Harris, Lauri Ylönen, Lisa Ono, and Vic Damone. After him are Kelly Rowland, Tom Lehrer, Kesha, Jovanotti, Neal Morse, and Lounès Matoub.

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Among people born in 1941, Long John Baldry ranks 418Before him are Peter Ducke, Wolfgang Hofmann, Dag Solstad, ʻAkilisi Pōhiva, Renato Corsetti, and Dennis Sullivan. After him are Liese Prokop, Kazuo Imanishi, Aníbal Tarabini, Epeli Nailatikau, Christoph Höhne, and Aaron Neville. Among people deceased in 2005, Long John Baldry ranks 253Before him are James Stockdale, Mario Luzi, Jim Capaldi, Atef Sedky, Danas Pozniakas, and Renée Faure. After him are Josef Holeček, Parveen Babi, Attilio Giovannini, Jaime Sin, Horacio Casarín, and Jean Parker.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Long John Baldry ranks 3,885 out of 7,765Before him are Archibald Sayce (1845), Bob Glendenning (1888), Guy Berryman (1978), David Amess (1952), Simon Donaldson (1957), and Judy Cornwell (1940). After him are Zara Tindall (1981), William Frederick Denning (1848), Mark Selby (1983), Daisy Ridley (1992), Ed Westwick (1987), and James Milner (1986).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Long John Baldry ranks 160Before him are Phil Mogg (1948), John Farnham (1949), Andy Bell (1964), Eric Stewart (1945), Alma Cogan (1932), and Calvin Harris (1984). After him are Tricky (1968), Simon Fuller (1960), Sam Brown (1964), Brendan Perry (1959), Jim Kerr (1959), and Emma Kirkby (1949).