Nick Simper

1945 - Today

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Nicholas John Simper (born 3 November 1945) is an English bass guitarist, who was a co-founding member of Deep Purple and Warhorse. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nick Simper has received more than 229,468 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Nick Simper is the 524th most popular musician (up from 646th in 2019), the 1,664th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,910th in 2019) and the 97th most popular British Musician.

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  • 230k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.97

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.79

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Nick Simper ranks 524 out of 2,675Before him are Thom Yorke, Milton Nascimento, Salvatore Accardo, Paul Rodgers, Billy Cobham, and Lee "Scratch" Perry. After him are Glenn Frey, Robert Wyatt, Michel Petrucciani, Tommy Bolin, Martin Birch, and Christoph Schneider.

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Among people born in 1945, Nick Simper ranks 149Before him are Momčilo Krajišnik, Hans-Gert Pöttering, Bruce Spence, Gal Costa, Everett McGill, and Carly Simon. After him are Robert Wyatt, Jessye Norman, Pat Riley, Brion James, Wolfgang Schüssel, and Birendra of Nepal.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Nick Simper ranks 1,664 out of 6,924Before him are John Baskerville (1706), G. M. B. Dobson (1889), John Smyth (1570), Thom Yorke (1968), Mary Bell (1957), and Paul Rodgers (1949). After him are Maggie Reilly (1956), John Badham (1939), Robert Wyatt (1945), Samantha Fox (1966), Thomas Rowlandson (1756), and Martin Birch (1948).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Nick Simper ranks 97Before him are Alan Walker (1997), Jeff Lynne (1947), Rick Wakeman (1949), Robert Smith (1959), Thom Yorke (1968), and Paul Rodgers (1949). After him are Robert Wyatt (1945), Martin Birch (1948), Chris Martin (1977), Phil Lynott (1949), Steve Howe (1947), and Roger Hodgson (1950).