Neal Hefti

1922 - 2008

Neal Hefti

Neal Paul Hefti (October 29, 1922 – October 11, 2008) was an American jazz trumpeter, composer, and arranger. He wrote music for The Odd Couple movie and TV series and for the Batman TV series. He began arranging professionally in his teens, when he wrote charts for Nat Towles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Neal Hefti has received more than 191,945 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,339th most popular musician.

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  • 190k

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  • 42.79

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.92

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Neal Hefti ranks 1,342 out of 2,258Before him are Ron Geesin, Ronnie Radke, James P. Johnson, Vernon Duke, Timothy B. Schmit, and Joshua Bell. After him are DJ Snake, Hugh Hopper, Johnny Marr, Sébastien Izambard, Hal David, and Daniel Lanois.

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Among people born in 1922, Neal Hefti ranks 259Before him are Héctor Rossetto, José Hierro, Edwin Vásquez, Carl Amery, Roscoe Lee Browne, and Jacques Pollet. After him are Kathryn Grayson, Fritz Riess, Nancy Walker, Haskell Wexler, Paul Winchell, and Barbara Hale. Among people deceased in 2008, Neal Hefti ranks 213Before him are Jo Stafford, Valentin Bubukin, John List, Gordon B. Hinckley, Elizabeth Spriggs, and Randy Pausch. After him are Judah Folkman, Tom Lantos, Ai Iijima, Harvey Korman, Joy Page, and Badri Patarkatsishvili.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Neal Hefti ranks 6,428 out of 12,171Before him are Philander C. Knox (1853), Dan Schneider (1966), Patti LuPone (1949), Joshua Bell (1967), Robert Ripley (1890), and Edgar Kennedy (1890). After him are Robert Goulet (1933), Matt Reeves (1966), Dylan Baker (1959), Daniel Pipes (1949), Eric Mabius (1971), and Dan Duryea (1907).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Neal Hefti ranks 519Before him are George Russell (1923), Bill Frisell (1951), Leslie West (1945), Ronnie Radke (1983), James P. Johnson (1894), and Joshua Bell (1967). After him are Hal David (1921), Jake E. Lee (1957), Bonnie Raitt (1949), Jennifer Batten (1957), Diamanda Galás (1955), and Shannon Leto (1970).