Robert Fripp

1946 - Today

Robert Fripp

Robert Fripp (born 16 May 1946) is an English musician, songwriter, and record producer, best known as the guitarist, founder and longest lasting member of the progressive rock band King Crimson. He has worked extensively as a session musician and collaborator, notably with David Bowie, Blondie, Brian Eno, Peter Gabriel, Daryl Hall and David Sylvian. He has also contributed sounds to the Windows Vista operating system. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Fripp has received more than 1,881,423 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 94th most popular musician.

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  • 64.76

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 37

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.28

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.91

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Robert Fripp ranks 94 out of 2,258Before him are Stuart Sutcliffe, Nat King Cole, Thomas Bangalter, Angus Young, Bill Haley, and Henryk Wieniawski. After him are Alice Cooper, John Dowland, Ritchie Valens, Buddy Holly, Gary Moore, and Richard Clayderman.

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Among people born in 1946, Robert Fripp ranks 40Before him are Benny Andersson, Guus Hiddink, Rivellino, Timothy Dalton, Hassanal Bolkiah, and Marina Abramović. After him are Liza Minnelli, Talia Shire, Queen Anne-Marie of Greece, Dolly Parton, Peter Singer, and Nicos Anastasiades.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Robert Fripp ranks 407 out of 5,347Before him are Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772), John Edward Gray (1800), Vivienne Westwood (1941), Henry Fox Talbot (1800), Edward the Confessor (1003), and Thomas Harriot (1560). After him are Colin Firth (1960), Edward the Martyr (962), Thomas Gainsborough (1727), William Godwin (1756), Halford Mackinder (1861), and Samuel Johnson (1709).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Robert Fripp ranks 27Before him are Maurice Gibb (1949), Ritchie Blackmore (1945), Jon Lord (1941), Syd Barrett (1946), Stuart Sutcliffe (1940), and Angus Young (1955). After him are John Dowland (1563), Gary Moore (1952), George Martin (1926), Sid Vicious (1957), Mike Oldfield (1953), and Richard Wright (1943).