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 singer-songwriter and 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 313,076 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Tony Sheridan is the 455th most popular musician (up from 517th in 2019), the 1,507th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,615th in 2019) and the 87th most popular British Musician.

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  • 22

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Among musicians, Tony Sheridan ranks 455 out of 2,675Before him are Armin van Buuren, Michael Hutchence, Murray Perahia, Jimmy Cobb, Bruno Mars, and Wolfgang Sawallisch. After him are Shinichi Suzuki, Ivry Gitlis, Ben Webster, Bill Viola, Gato Barbieri, and Anne-Sophie Mutter.

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Among people born in 1940, Tony Sheridan ranks 145Before him are Peter Diamond, Denny Doherty, Peter Mutharika, John Lewis, Fouad Twal, and Víctor Erice. After him are Ruth Dreifuss, Sadaharu Oh, Jack Nicklaus, Michael Parks, Luis Cubilla, and Leonard Susskind. Among people deceased in 2013, Tony Sheridan ranks 114Before him are Nguyễn Khánh, Van Cliburn, Jacques Vergès, Muhammad Said Ramadan al-Bouti, Deanna Durbin, and Wolfgang Sawallisch. After him are Tom Sharpe, Marta Eggerth, Luis Cubilla, Esther Williams, Hilary Koprowski, and Alvin Lee.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Tony Sheridan ranks 1,507 out of 6,924Before him are Gemma Jones (1942), Ralph Richardson (1902), Olaf Stapledon (1886), Elsa Lanchester (1902), John Profumo (1915), and Elias Ashmole (1617). After him are Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester (1944), John William Godward (1861), Seal (1963), Cuthbert (635), Warren Hastings (1732), and Malcolm Lowry (1909).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Tony Sheridan ranks 87Before him are Janick Gers (1957), Julian Bream (1933), Stevie Young (1956), Donovan (1946), Glenn Tipton (1947), and Steve Hackett (1950). After him are Elvis Costello (1954), Alvin Lee (1944), Rick Astley (1966), Alan Walker (1997), Jeff Lynne (1947), and Rick Wakeman (1949).