Steve Howe

1947 - Today

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Stephen James Howe (born 8 April 1947) is an English musician, songwriter and producer, best known as the guitarist in the progressive rock band Yes across three stints since 1970. Born in Holloway, North London, Howe developed an interest in the guitar and began to learn the instrument himself at age 12. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steve Howe has received more than 447,258 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Steve Howe is the 545th most popular musician (up from 596th in 2019), the 1,710th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,796th in 2019) and the 102nd most popular British Musician.

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  • 450k

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  • 64.71

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  • 28

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  • 4.33

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.30

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Steve Howe ranks 545 out of 2,675Before him are DJ BoBo, Ewa Demarczyk, Phil Lynott, Sia, David Foster, and John Lewis. After him are Alan Menken, Marty Friedman, Tom Petty, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, The Big Bopper, and Roger Hodgson.

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Among people born in 1947, Steve Howe ranks 159Before him are Malam Bacai Sanhá, James Cosmo, Sergio Badilla Castillo, Antonio de la Cruz, Patrick Dewaere, and Helena Vondráčková. After him are Maria Farantouri, Jügderdemidiin Gürragchaa, Dan Quayle, Edward Yang, Philippe Herreweghe, and Jiro Taniguchi.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Steve Howe ranks 1,710 out of 6,924Before him are Tom Hiddleston (1981), Paul W. S. Anderson (1965), Herbert James Draper (1863), Princess Augusta of Great Britain (1737), Paul Bettany (1971), and Pasquale Anfossi (1727). After him are Nevil Maskelyne (1732), Alfred, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1874), James Boswell (1740), Eleanor of Woodstock (1318), Adrian Newey (1958), and Donald Maclean (1913).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Steve Howe ranks 102Before him are Paul Rodgers (1949), Nick Simper (1945), Robert Wyatt (1945), Martin Birch (1948), Chris Martin (1977), and Phil Lynott (1949). After him are Roger Hodgson (1950), The Edge (1961), Dido (1971), Vince Clarke (1960), Clive Burr (1957), and Mitch Mitchell (1947).