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Philly Joe Jones

1923 - 1985

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Joseph Rudolph "Philly Joe" Jones (July 15, 1923 – August 30, 1985) was an American jazz drummer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philly Joe Jones has received more than 380,072 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Philly Joe Jones is the 458th most popular musician (down from 383rd in 2019), the 2,487th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,122nd in 2019) and the 139th most popular American Musician.

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  • 19

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  • 8.03

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  • 1.54

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Among musicians, Philly Joe Jones ranks 458 out of 2,662Before him are Dick Taylor, Dennis Wilson, Bill Ward, Isao Tomita, Manitas de Plata, and Yann Tiersen. After him are Roger Hodgson, David Foster, Maxim Shostakovich, Rudolf Serkin, Eugene Ormandy, and Captain Beefheart.

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Among people born in 1923, Philly Joe Jones ranks 116Before him are Dexter Gordon, Irvin Kershner, Masao Ono, Vladimir Gelfand, Cheikh Anta Diop, and Yuriko, Princess Mikasa. After him are Charles Durning, Elisabeth Becker, Bert Kaempfert, Peter Lawford, Alexander Yakovlev, and Wally Schirra. Among people deceased in 1985, Philly Joe Jones ranks 65Before him are Karl-Adolf Hollidt, Axel Springer, Abe Lenstra, David Purley, Helmuth Plessner, and Nicolas Frantz. After him are Eugene Ormandy, Fred Uhlman, Matti Järvinen, Denis de Rougemont, Edmond O'Brien, and Vasyl Stus.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Philly Joe Jones ranks 2,487 out of 18,182Before him are Lincoln Ellsworth (1880), Lloyd Austin (1953), Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815), Laura Linney (1964), Henry Draper (1837), and Will Sampson (1933). After him are Ellen Barkin (1954), Laurie Holden (1969), John McTiernan (1951), Peter Coyote (1941), Ellen Pompeo (1969), and Charles Durning (1923).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Philly Joe Jones ranks 139Before him are Cannonball Adderley (1928), Dexter Gordon (1923), Richie Sambora (1959), Billy Ray Cyrus (1961), King Oliver (1881), and Dennis Wilson (1944). After him are Captain Beefheart (1941), Jason Newsted (1963), Dee Dee Ramone (1951), Tommy Bolin (1951), Pat Metheny (1954), and Coleman Hawkins (1904).