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Scott Asheton

1949 - 2014

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Scott Randolph Asheton (August 16, 1949 – March 15, 2014) was an American musician, best known as the drummer for the rock band the Stooges. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Scott Asheton has received more than 393,250 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Scott Asheton is the 2,049th most popular musician, the 10,680th most popular biography from United States and the 849th most popular American Musician.

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  • 390k

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  • 40.38

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.79

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.71

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Scott Asheton ranks 2,049 out of 2,662Before him are Lucky Thompson, Mike Starr, Post Malone, Alexander Courage, Guy Lombardo, and Gar Samuelson. After him are Melody Gardot, Clifford Jordan, Dave Greenfield, José González, Robin Schulz, and Richard Tandy.

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Among people born in 1949, Scott Asheton ranks 598Before him are Charles Rocket, Paul Manafort, Wenceslao Padilla, Brian Kidd, Peter Kern, and Simon Kirke. After him are Ingrid Newkirk, Walter Corbo, Dave Greenfield, Viktor Kupreichik, Anna-Maria Müller, and Tom Watson. Among people deceased in 2014, Scott Asheton ranks 438Before him are Mona Freeman, Albert Reynolds, Dick Jones, William Jones, Abel Laudonio, and Bob Kenney. After him are Javier Guzmán, Robert Ashley, Malik Bendjelloul, John Holt, Odd Iversen, and Anja Niedringhaus.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Scott Asheton ranks 10,680 out of 18,182Before him are Post Malone (1995), Alexander Courage (1919), Dyanna Lauren (1965), Ed Flanders (1934), Gar Samuelson (1958), and Thomas Beatie (1974). After him are Jeffrey Nordling (1962), Melody Gardot (1985), Christopher Moore (1957), Henry McMaster (1947), Scott McCloud (1960), and Grace Cunard (1893).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Scott Asheton ranks 849Before him are Boots Randolph (1927), Lucky Thompson (1924), Mike Starr (1966), Post Malone (1995), Alexander Courage (1919), and Gar Samuelson (1958). After him are Melody Gardot (1985), Clifford Jordan (1931), Blind Boy Fuller (1904), Debbie Gibson (1970), Louie Bellson (1924), and Meredith Brooks (1958).