Rick Springfield

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Richard Lewis Springthorpe (born 23 August 1949), known professionally as Rick Springfield, is an Australian-American musician and actor. He was a member of the pop rock group Zoot from 1969 to 1971, then started his solo career with his debut single "Speak to the Sky" reaching the top 10 in Australia in mid-1972, when he moved to the United States. He had a No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rick Springfield has received more than 3,765,698 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Rick Springfield is the 966th most popular musician (up from 1,011th in 2019), the 120th most popular biography from Australia (up from 129th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Australian Musician.

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  • 26

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  • 2.65

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  • 3.93

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Among musicians, Rick Springfield ranks 966 out of 2,675Before him are Eddie Clarke, Hank Mobley, Julius Klengel, Lang Lang, Blackie Lawless, and Airto Moreira. After him are Yvonne Loriod, Billy Sheehan, ATB, Jorma Kaukonen, Stanley Clarke, and Prince Buster.

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Among people born in 1949, Rick Springfield ranks 250Before him are Bernhard Cullmann, Bernd Eichinger, Simon Callow, Veronica Cartwright, Mikhail Boyarsky, and Ricardo Zunino. After him are Bertalan Farkas, Valeriu Muravschi, Dusty Hill, Bruno Kirby, Guillaume Faye, and Arjun Appadurai.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Rick Springfield ranks 120 out of 790Before him are Miranda Kerr (1983), Don Bradman (1908), Peter Cosgrove (1947), Bob Hawke (1929), Jack Crawford (1908), and Tim Schenken (1943). After him are Julian McMahon (1968), Kevin Rudd (1957), Yagan (1800), Dawn Fraser (1937), Ron Clarke (1937), and Phillip Noyce (1950).

Among MUSICIANS In Australia

Among musicians born in Australia, Rick Springfield ranks 13Before him are Sia (1975), Tommy Emmanuel (1955), Colin Burgess (1946), John Williams (1941), Daevid Allen (1938), and Mark Evans (1956). After him are Robert Stigwood (1934), Bob Daisley (1950), Richard Bonynge (1930), Mike Chapman (1947), Rolf Harris (1930), and Simone Young (1961).

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