Sonny Clark

1931 - 1963

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Conrad Yeatis "Sonny" Clark (July 21, 1931 – January 13, 1963) was an American jazz pianist and composer who mainly worked in the hard bop idiom. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sonny Clark has received more than 192,136 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Sonny Clark is the 1,165th most popular musician (down from 1,041st in 2019), the 5,777th most popular biography from United States and the 456th most popular American Musician.

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Among musicians, Sonny Clark ranks 1,165 out of 2,675Before him are Tony Williams, Mick Jones, D. J. Fontana, Herb Ellis, Jukka Nevalainen, and Jimmie Nicol. After him are Arthur De Greef, Bart Berman, Efrem Zimbalist, Charlie Byrd, Nuno Bettencourt, and George Jones.

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Among people born in 1931, Sonny Clark ranks 309Before him are Medardo Joseph Mazombwe, Antonio Gamoneda, D. J. Fontana, Jerry Van Dyke, Yuriy Voynov, and Tamara Tyshkevich. After him are George Jones, František Šafránek, Suchitra Sen, Irwin Winkler, Denise Scott Brown, and Hans van Mierlo. Among people deceased in 1963, Sonny Clark ranks 132Before him are Robert Kerr, María Guadalupe García Zavala, Sabu Dastagir, Dick Powell, Louis Bastien, and Al St. John. After him are József Turay, Hugh O'Flaherty, Ernie Davis, Artur Lemba, Abram Deborin, and Cilly Aussem.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sonny Clark ranks 5,777 out of 15,968Before him are Masten Gregory (1932), Alex Raymond (1909), Harry Frankfurt (1929), Eva Cassidy (1963), Dylan Baker (1959), and Iwao Takamoto (1925). After him are Preston Sturges (1898), Jennifer Ehle (1969), Chloë Grace Moretz (1997), David Conrad (1967), Amy Brenneman (1964), and Jack Lousma (1936).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Sonny Clark ranks 456Before him are Gram Parsons (1946), Blind Willie McTell (1898), Michael Sembello (1954), Tony Williams (1945), D. J. Fontana (1931), and Herb Ellis (1921). After him are Charlie Byrd (1925), George Jones (1931), Renée Fleming (1959), J. B. Lenoir (1929), Steve Aoki (1977), and John Mellencamp (1951).