MUSICIAN

Roger Daltrey

1944 - Today

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Roger Harry Daltrey (born 1 March 1944) is an English singer, musician and actor. He is a co-founder and the lead singer of the rock band The Who.Daltrey's hit songs with The Who include "My Generation", "Pinball Wizard", "Won't Get Fooled Again", "Baba O'Riley" and "You Better You Bet". He began his solo career in 1973, while still a member of The Who. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roger Daltrey has received more than 4,828,745 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Roger Daltrey is the 275th most popular musician (down from 240th in 2019), the 1,037th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 928th in 2019) and the 60th most popular Musician.

Roger Daltrey is most famous for being the lead singer of the rock band The Who.

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  • 4.8M

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  • 58.80

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  • 42

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.49

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.40

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Roger Daltrey ranks 275 out of 2,662Before him are Art Tatum, Luigi Tenco, Chris de Burgh, Enrico Macias, Émile Waldteufel, and Johann Friedrich Franz Burgmüller. After him are Sidney Bechet, Nick Cave, Beck, Per Gessle, Clara Haskil, and Alan Parsons.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1944, Roger Daltrey ranks 105Before him are Roger Scruton, Peter Tosh, Michelle Phillips, Erwin Neher, W. G. Sebald, and Patrick Depailler. After him are Gary Busey, Frank Oz, Daniel Pennac, Michael Nyman, Salvador Sánchez Cerén, and Chico Buarque.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Roger Daltrey ranks 1,037 out of 7,765Before him are Henry Briggs (1561), Charles Lightoller (1874), James Meade (1907), Alexander II of Scotland (1198), Bob Hope (1903), and Samuel Butler (1612). After him are George Vancouver (1757), Lilian, Princess of Réthy (1916), Alan Moore (1953), Thomas Graham (1805), Jack Phillips (1887), and Geraldine McEwan (1932).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Roger Daltrey ranks 60Before him are John McLaughlin (1942), Steve Harris (1956), Karl Jenkins (1944), Slash (1965), Ian Curtis (1956), and Cozy Powell (1947). After him are Alan Parsons (1948), PJ Harvey (1969), Rick Astley (1966), Ian Anderson (1947), Nicko McBrain (1952), and Dave Murray (1956).

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