Pete Best

1941 - Today

Pete Best

Randolph Peter Best (né Scanland; 24 November 1941) is an English musician known as the Beatles' drummer before the band achieved worldwide fame. After he was dismissed from the group in 1962, he started his own band, the Pete Best Four, and later joined many other bands over the years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pete Best has received more than 2,785,319 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 105th most popular musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.32

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 46

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.92

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.85

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Pete Best ranks 105 out of 2,258Before him are Gary Moore, Richard Clayderman, Till Lindemann, Gheorghe Zamfir, George Martin, and Paul Simon. After him are Amir Khusrow, Neil Young, David Guetta, Sid Vicious, Bill Evans, and David Oistrakh.

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Among people born in 1941, Pete Best ranks 35Before him are Faye Dunaway, Vivienne Westwood, Ritchie Valens, Fausto Cercignani, Gheorghe Zamfir, and Paul Simon. After him are Flórián Albert, Laura Antonelli, Dan Shechtman, Charlie Watts, Wolfgang Petersen, and Ivan Gašparovič.

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In India

Among people born in India, Pete Best ranks 55 out of 848Before him are Augustus De Morgan (1806), Mumtaz Mahal (1593), Tipu Sultan (1750), Premchand (1880), Vyasa (-390), and Ghalib (1797). After him are Amir Khusrow (1253), Salman Rushdie (1947), Julie Christie (1940), Satyajit Ray (1921), Ram Mohan Roy (1772), and Narendra Modi (1950).

Among MUSICIANS In India

Among musicians born in India, Pete Best ranks 1After him are Amir Khusrow (1253), Ravi Shankar (1920), Cliff Richard (1940), Ram Narayan (1927), Tansen (1493), Bismillah Khan (1916), Hariprasad Chaurasia (1938), Ilaiyaraaja (1943), Mehdi Hassan (1927), A. R. Rahman (1966), and Amjad Ali Khan (1945).

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