Phil Ramone

1934 - 2013

Phil Ramone

Philip Ramone (né Rabinowitz, January 5, 1934 – March 30, 2013) was a South African-born American recording engineer, record producer, violinist and composer, who in 1958 co-founded A & R Recording, Inc., a recording studio with business partner Jack Arnold at 112 West 48th Street, New York, upstairs from the famous musicians' watering hole, Jim & Andy's, and several doors east of Manny's Music. The success of the original A & R Recording allowed it to expand into several studios and a record production company. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Phil Ramone has received more than 448,684 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 225th most popular inventor.

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  • 22

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  • 3.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.86

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Among inventors, Phil Ramone ranks 224 out of 323Before him are Aimo Lahti, Slavoljub Eduard Penkala, Lillian Moller Gilbreth, Marcian Hoff, Fritz von Opel, and Ottmar Mergenthaler. After him are Michael S. Hart, Joseph Aspdin, William Murdoch, Thonmi Sambhota, Harry Brearley, and L. L. Langstroth.

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Among people born in 1934, Phil Ramone ranks 176Before him are Alisa Freindlich, Billy Paul, John Brunner, Del Shannon, Julius Darmaatmadja, and Phan Văn Khải. After him are Dashrath Manjhi, Alexandra Ripley, Joan Didion, Manfred Wörner, Lev Polugaevsky, and Carmelo Simeone. Among people deceased in 2013, Phil Ramone ranks 167Before him are Radu Vasile, Alain Mimoun, Virginia E. Johnson, Ed Lauter, Jean Vincent, and Mirko Kovač. After him are Pietro Mennea, Pál Csernai, Hjalmar Andersen, Michael Ansara, Domenico Bartolucci, and Arik Einstein.

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In South Africa

Among people born in South Africa, Phil Ramone ranks 48 out of 220Before him are Dingane kaSenzangakhona (1795), Glynis Johns (1923), Christiaan de Wet (1854), Esther Brand (1922), Marais Viljoen (1915), and Mpande kaSenzangakhona (1798). After him are Walter Sisulu (1912), Rudolph Lewis (1887), Eugène Terre'Blanche (1941), Rory Byrne (1944), Reggie Walker (1889), and J. B. M. Hertzog (1866).

Among INVENTORS In South Africa

Among inventors born in South Africa, Phil Ramone ranks 2Before him are Elon Musk (1971).