Terry Chimes

1956 - Today

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Terence Chimes (born 5 July 1956, Stepney, London, England) is an English musician, best known as the original drummer of punk rock group The Clash. He played with them from July 1976 to November 1976, January 1977 to April 1977, and again from May 1982 to February 1983 both preceding and succeeding his replacement Topper Headon. He later drummed for Hanoi Rocks in 1985, before the band broke up that same year. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Terry Chimes has received more than 334,470 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Terry Chimes is the 1,937th most popular musician (down from 1,873rd in 2019), the 4,835th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,560th in 2019) and the 332nd most popular Musician.

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  • 16

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  • 3.47

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  • 2.51

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Among musicians, Terry Chimes ranks 1,937 out of 2,662Before her are Doug Sampson, Mahmood, Omar Hakim, Adam Yauch, Shelly Manne, and Sarah McLachlan. After her are Kento Masuda, Des'ree, Fred Ebb, Dennis Chambers, Michael Clarke, and Fito Páez.

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Among people born in 1956, Terry Chimes ranks 439Before her are Dianne Reeves, Nenad Stojković, Linda Haglund, Salvatore Bagni, Ratko Radovanović, and Diamond Dallas Page. After her are Marc Baecke, Evelin Jahl, Hisashi Kato, Alexey Ulyukaev, Christine Hakim, and Cristina Comencini.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Terry Chimes ranks 4,835 out of 7,765Before her are Nick Griffin (1959), Arthur Surridge Hunt (1871), Montagu Love (1877), Paul McGuigan (1963), Joan Greenwood (1921), and John Claudius Loudon (1783). After her are David Lack (1910), Kate O'Mara (1939), Des'ree (1968), Richard Greene (1918), Bob Crompton (1879), and Giles Gilbert Scott (1880).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Terry Chimes ranks 332Before her are Philip Selway (1967), Lionel Tertis (1876), Colin Greenwood (1969), Ed O'Brien (1968), Pete Quaife (1943), and Doug Sampson (1957). After her are Des'ree (1968), Paul Oakenfold (1963), Ellie Goulding (1986), Jim Lea (1949), Michael Moran (1948), and Steven Isserlis (1958).

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