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Uli Jon Roth

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Uli Jon Roth (born Ulrich Roth; 18 December 1954) is a German guitarist who became famous for his work with the hard rock band Scorpions and is one of the earliest contributors to the neoclassical metal genre. He is also the founder of Sky Academy and designer of the Sky Guitar. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Uli Jon Roth has received more than 871,268 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Uli Jon Roth is the 474th most popular musician (up from 561st in 2019), the 2,077th most popular biography from Germany (up from 2,324th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular German Musician.

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Among musicians, Uli Jon Roth ranks 474 out of 2,662Before him are Bert Kaempfert, Anne-Sophie Mutter, Bronisław Huberman, Ian McDonald, Salvatore Accardo, and Dee Dee Ramone. After him are Gato Barbieri, Jan Hammer, Milton Nascimento, Ginette Neveu, David Helfgott, and Alexander Gradsky.

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Among people born in 1954, Uli Jon Roth ranks 92Before him are Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, Juande Ramos, Oscar, Trevor Berbick, Milan Martić, and Ellen Barkin. After him are Pat Metheny, Lorraine Bracco, Bruno Metsu, Catherine O'Hara, Cindy Sherman, and Mirza Delibašić.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Uli Jon Roth ranks 2,077 out of 6,142Before him are Magdalene of Bavaria (1587), Joseph, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg (1789), Princess Louise of Hesse-Darmstadt (1757), Gerhard Schmidhuber (1894), Princess Magdalena Augusta of Anhalt-Zerbst (1679), and C. W. Ceram (1915). After him are Rudolf I, Duke of Saxe-Wittenberg (1284), Gustav Schwab (1792), Wols (1913), Wilhelm Röpke (1899), Bertha of Sulzbach (1110), and Clemens Winkler (1838).

Among MUSICIANS In Germany

Among musicians born in Germany, Uli Jon Roth ranks 22Before him are Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach (1715), Wolfgang Sawallisch (1923), Richard Z. Kruspe (1967), Matthias Jabs (1955), Bert Kaempfert (1923), and Anne-Sophie Mutter (1963). After him are Ralf Hütter (1946), Paul Landers (1964), Kai Hansen (1963), Johann Friedrich Fasch (1688), Klaus Voormann (1938), and Christian Lorenz (1966).

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