Paul Gray

1972 - 2010

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Paul Dedrick Gray (April 8, 1972 – May 24, 2010) also known as the Pig or by his number #2, was an American musician best known as bassist, backing vocalist, main songwriter and one of the founding members of the heavy metal band Slipknot. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Gray has received more than 42,908 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Paul Gray is the 1,030th most popular musician (down from 989th in 2019), the 5,100th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,724th in 2019) and the 384th most popular American Musician.

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  • 3.10

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Among musicians, Paul Gray ranks 1,030 out of 2,675Before him are Selda Bağcan, David Bryan, Angélique Kidjo, Toshiko Akiyoshi, Zoltán Kocsis, and Simon Wright. After him are Red Garland, Matt Sorum, Tony Joe White, Mike Bloomfield, Phil Campbell, and Stan Kenton.

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Among people born in 1972, Paul Gray ranks 90Before him are Chiara Mastroianni, Rafał Trzaskowski, Garou, Cat Power, Kate del Castillo, and Hermann Maier. After him are Gulnara Karimova, Bae Yong-joon, Sandra Kim, Beth Hart, Timbaland, and Poppy Montgomery. Among people deceased in 2010, Paul Gray ranks 207Before him are Armand Razafindratandra, Harold Gould, Huang Hua, Marina Semyonova, Ziba Ganiyeva, and Giuseppe Taddei. After him are Mariya Dolina, Dixie Carter, Petra Schürmann, Jean-Paul Proust, David Warren, and Zoltán Varga.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Paul Gray ranks 5,100 out of 15,968Before him are Joseph Leidy (1823), Henry Gibson (1935), Eliza McCardle Johnson (1810), Jim Varney (1949), Mike Wallace (1918), and Frank Schlesinger (1871). After him are Susan Wojcicki (1968), Steve Porcaro (1957), George Sidney (1916), Brett Lunger (1945), Susanna Thompson (1958), and Ann Wilson (1950).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Paul Gray ranks 384Before him are D'arcy Wretzky (1968), Mark St. John (1956), Larry Carlton (1948), Clark Terry (1920), Scott Travis (1961), and David Bryan (1962). After him are Red Garland (1923), Matt Sorum (1960), Tony Joe White (1943), Mike Bloomfield (1943), Stan Kenton (1911), and Bob Kulick (1950).