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Tony Sheridan

1940 - 2013

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Anthony Esmond Sheridan McGinnity (21 May 1940 – 16 February 2013), known professionally as Tony Sheridan, was an English rock and roll guitarist who spent much of his adult life in Germany. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tony Sheridan has received more than 394,903 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Tony Sheridan is the 594th most popular musician (down from 455th in 2019), the 1,849th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,505th in 2019) and the 110th most popular British Musician.

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  • 390k

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  • 53.66

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  • 23

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  • 4.35

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  • 2.62

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Tony Sheridan ranks 594 out of 2,662Before him are Nikki Sixx, Curtis Mayfield, İdil Biret, Willy DeVille, Josef Suk, and Robert de Visée. After him are Lead Belly, Ben Webster, Dick Dale, Hilton Valentine, Claude Bolling, and Julian Fontana.

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Among people born in 1940, Tony Sheridan ranks 170Before him are Víctor Erice, José van Dam, Chuck Close, Nicola Di Bari, Diane, Duchess of Württemberg, and Vyacheslav Ivankov. After him are Helmut Jahn, Gigi Proietti, Georgi Ivanov, Viktor Savinykh, Wim Ruska, and Vagif Mustafazadeh. Among people deceased in 2013, Tony Sheridan ranks 149Before him are Bill Foulkes, Harry Reems, Patti Page, Juan José Linz, Ottmar Walter, and Eiji Toyoda. After him are Tom Sharpe, Deanna Durbin, Pyotr Bolotnikov, Emilio Colombo, Yury Yakovlev, and Manolo Escobar.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Tony Sheridan ranks 1,849 out of 7,765Before him are George Grenville (1712), Ronald Colman (1891), Thomas of Woodstock, 1st Duke of Gloucester (1355), Hamnet Shakespeare (1585), Elizabeth Garrett Anderson (1836), and Lady Hester Stanhope (1776). After him are George Meredith (1828), Jojo Moyes (1969), Henry Tandey (1891), Richard Long (1945), Charles Boycott (1832), and Edward Stafford, 3rd Duke of Buckingham (1478).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Tony Sheridan ranks 110Before him are Dido (1971), David A. Stewart (1952), Eric Woolfson (1945), Tim Rice (1944), Phil Lynott (1949), and Alan Wilder (1959). After him are Hilton Valentine (1943), Elvis Costello (1954), David Knopfler (1952), Mark Hollis (1955), Robert Palmer (1949), and Robert Smith (1959).