Robby Krieger

1946 - Today

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Robert Alan Krieger (born January 8, 1946) is an American guitarist and singer-songwriter best known as the guitarist of the rock band the Doors; as such he has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Krieger wrote or co-wrote many of the Doors' songs, including the hits "Light My Fire", "Love Me Two Times", "Touch Me", and "Love Her Madly". After the Doors disbanded due to the death of Jim Morrison, Krieger continued his performing and recording career with other musicians including former Doors bandmates John Densmore and Ray Manzarek. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robby Krieger has received more than 1,819,622 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Robby Krieger is the 341st most popular musician (up from 392nd in 2019), the 1,893rd most popular biography from United States (up from 2,049th in 2019) and the 104th most popular American Musician.

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Among musicians, Robby Krieger ranks 341 out of 2,675Before him are Clara Rockmore, Steve Vai, John Entwistle, Jacob Gade, Dave Murray, and Roger Whittaker. After him are Leopold Godowsky, Bill Ward, Bobby McFerrin, Enrico Macias, Joe Strummer, and Sérgio Mendes.

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Among people born in 1946, Robby Krieger ranks 110Before him are Marilyn vos Savant, Paul L. Modrich, Thongloun Sisoulith, Rebiya Kadeer, Robert J. Shiller, and Gerard 't Hooft. After him are Elías Figueroa, Robert Mapplethorpe, François Bozizé, Edita Gruberová, Htin Kyaw, and Semion Mogilevich.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robby Krieger ranks 1,893 out of 15,968Before him are Vincent D'Onofrio (1959), DeForest Kelley (1920), Albert R. Broccoli (1909), Robert Silverberg (1935), Charles Sweeney (1919), and George Clinton (1739). After him are Edward James Olmos (1947), John Edward Williams (1922), Katy Perry (1984), John Turturro (1957), Ellery Harding Clark (1874), and Michael Biehn (1956).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Robby Krieger ranks 104Before him are Beck (1970), Albert King (1923), Johnny Ramone (1948), Peggy Lee (1920), Ry Cooder (1947), and Steve Vai (1960). After him are Bobby McFerrin (1950), Pat Metheny (1954), Richie Sambora (1959), Coleman Hawkins (1904), Steve Morse (1954), and Billy Ray Cyrus (1961).