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Peter Green

1946 - 2020

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Peter Allen Greenbaum (29 October 1946 – 25 July 2020), known professionally as Peter Green, was an English blues rock singer-songwriter and guitarist. As the founder of Fleetwood Mac, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998. Green founded Fleetwood Mac in 1967 after a stint in John Mayall's Bluesbreakers and quickly established the new band as a popular live act in addition to a successful recording act, before departing in 1970. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Green has received more than 104,688 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia. Peter Green is the 278th most popular singer (down from 206th in 2019), the 1,132nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 890th in 2019) and the 37th most popular British Singer.

Peter Green is most famous for founding Fleetwood Mac. He was the guitarist and vocalist of the band, but he left in 1970 due to mental health issues.

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Among singers, Peter Green ranks 278 out of 3,528Before him are Axl Rose, Rod Evans, Ajda Pekkan, Sammy Davis Jr., Tim Staffell, and Stevie Nicks. After him are Jussi Björling, Umberto Tozzi, R. Kelly, Serge Reggiani, Fancy, and Bülent Ersoy.

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Among people born in 1946, Peter Green ranks 117Before him are François Bozizé, Alan Jones, Gerard 't Hooft, Robert Reich, Ajda Pekkan, and Bigas Luna. After him are Jean-Jacques Beineix, Fancy, Paul Schrader, Rodrigo Lara, Robby Krieger, and Kim Kyong-hui. Among people deceased in 2020, Peter Green ranks 89Before him are John Horton Conway, Chuck Yeager, Manu Dibango, Jerry Stiller, Radomir Antić, and Momčilo Krajišnik. After him are Mark Blum, Kang Kek Iew, Ida Haendel, Bill Withers, Ernesto Cardenal, and Kelly Preston.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Peter Green ranks 1,132 out of 7,765Before him are John Stewart Bell (1928), Rosamund Pike (1979), Idris Elba (1972), George Fox (1624), Antony Flew (1923), and John William Godward (1861). After him are Robert Browning (1812), Ian Anderson (1947), Joseph Needham (1900), Francis Walsingham (1532), Ealhswith (852), and John Schlesinger (1926).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Peter Green ranks 37Before him are Van Morrison (1945), Gary Brooker (1945), Kim Wilde (1960), Shirley Bassey (1937), Rod Evans (1947), and Tim Staffell (1948). After him are Glenn Hughes (1951), Albert Hammond (1944), Marc Bolan (1947), Alan Lancaster (1949), Boy George (1961), and David Byron (1947).