Taj Mahal

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Henry St. Claire Fredericks, Jr. (born May 17, 1942), better known by his stage name Taj Mahal, is an American blues musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, actor, and film composer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Taj Mahal has received more than 27,452,927 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Taj Mahal is the 791st most popular musician (down from 774th in 2019), the 3,969th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,786th in 2019) and the 278th most popular American Musician.

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  • 27M

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  • 62.40

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.30

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.33

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Taj Mahal ranks 791 out of 2,675Before him are Christian Ferras, Paul van Dyk, Dave Grohl, Tommy Aldridge, Lyle Mays, and Lennie Tristano. After him are Vanessa-Mae, Andi Deris, Juan d'Arienzo, Joe Walsh, Henry Cowell, and Candy Dulfer.

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Among people born in 1942, Taj Mahal ranks 250Before him are Tom Belsø, Pyotr Klimuk, Roberto Perfumo, Jean-Luc Ponty, Gianfranco Ravasi, and Hannes Löhr. After him are Guy Edwards, Edmond Baraffe, Egil Olsen, Gijs van Lennep, Aritatsu Ogi, and Marshall Bell.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Taj Mahal ranks 3,969 out of 15,968Before him are Black Hawk (1767), Jim Reeves (1923), Roy J. Plunkett (1910), Tommy Aldridge (1950), Lyle Mays (1953), and Lennie Tristano (1919). After him are Sam Wanamaker (1919), Giovanni Ribisi (1974), John Amos (1939), Warren Oates (1928), Tyra Banks (1973), and Laurie Metcalf (1955).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Taj Mahal ranks 278Before him are Woody Herman (1913), Big Joe Turner (1911), Dave Grohl (1969), Tommy Aldridge (1950), Lyle Mays (1953), and Lennie Tristano (1919). After him are Joe Walsh (1947), Henry Cowell (1897), John Mayer (1977), Johnny Hodges (1906), Grover Washington Jr. (1943), and Earl Hines (1903).

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