Rufus Wainwright

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Rufus McGarrigle Wainwright (born July 22, 1973) is an American-Canadian singer, songwriter, and composer. He has recorded nine albums of original music and numerous tracks on compilations and film soundtracks. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rufus Wainwright has received more than 2,760,591 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Rufus Wainwright is the 564th most popular musician (up from 571st in 2019), the 2,964th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,838th in 2019) and the 183rd most popular American Musician.

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Among musicians, Rufus Wainwright ranks 564 out of 2,675Before him are Louis Prima, Elvin Jones, Tico Torres, Uli Jon Roth, Moondog, and Enrico Toselli. After him are Horace Silver, Scotty Moore, Billy Gibbons, Gottfried Heinrich Bach, Dido, and Rudolf Kempe.

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Among people born in 1973, Rufus Wainwright ranks 40Before him are Rogério Ceni, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, Marc Overmars, Ruslana, Stephenie Meyer, and Robert Pires. After him are Giancarlo Fisichella, Federica Mogherini, Mos Def, Matteo Salvini, Jerzy Dudek, and David Blaine.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Rufus Wainwright ranks 2,964 out of 15,968Before him are Jada Pinkett Smith (1971), Frederick Lorz (1884), Robert Parish (1953), R. Budd Dwyer (1939), Moondog (1916), and Michael Graves (1934). After him are Raymond Leo Burke (1948), Horace Silver (1928), Crawford Long (1815), Kathryn Joosten (1939), Lisa Niemi (1956), and Scotty Moore (1931).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Rufus Wainwright ranks 183Before him are The Big Bopper (1930), Archie Shepp (1937), Louis Prima (1910), Elvin Jones (1927), Tico Torres (1953), and Moondog (1916). After him are Horace Silver (1928), Scotty Moore (1931), Billy Gibbons (1949), T-Bone Walker (1910), Laurie Anderson (1947), and Elmore James (1918).

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