Yehudi Menuhin

1916 - 1999

Yehudi Menuhin

Yehudi Menuhin, Baron Menuhin, (22 April 1916 – 12 March 1999) was an American-born violinist and conductor who spent most of his performing career in Britain. He is widely considered one of the great violinists of the 20th century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yehudi Menuhin has received more than 910,229 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 70th most popular musician.

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Among musicians, Yehudi Menuhin ranks 70 out of 2,258Before him are Jean-Michel Jarre, Alexander Glazunov, Ritchie Blackmore, Goran Bregović, Jon Lord, and Pablo Casals. After him are John Coltrane, Charlie Parker, Carlos Santana, Giorgio Moroder, Cliff Burton, and Syd Barrett.

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Among people born in 1916, Yehudi Menuhin ranks 15Before him are Ahmed Ben Bella, Lyudmila Pavlichenko, Claude Shannon, Olivia de Havilland, Ferruccio Lamborghini, and Herbert A. Simon. After him are Hans Eysenck, João Havelange, Sirimavo Bandaranaike, Maurice Wilkins, Camilo José Cela, and Alexander Prokhorov. Among people deceased in 1999, Yehudi Menuhin ranks 10Before him are Franjo Tuđman, Pete Conrad, Mario Puzo, Scatman John, Joaquín Rodrigo, and Amália Rodrigues. After him are Wilt Chamberlain, Wassily Leontief, Gertrude B. Elion, Georgios Papadopoulos, Robert Bresson, and Anatoliy Solovianenko.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Yehudi Menuhin ranks 376 out of 12,171Before him are Herbert A. Simon (1916), Douglas Engelbart (1925), Joe Biden (1942), Julia Roberts (1967), Richard Chamberlain (1934), and Christopher Walken (1943). After him are John Coltrane (1926), Sharon Stone (1958), Charlie Parker (1920), Milton H. Erickson (1901), Eminem (1972), and Jerome Bruner (1915).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Yehudi Menuhin ranks 19Before him are Scatman John (1942), Chet Baker (1929), Bruce Springsteen (1949), Iggy Pop (1947), Glenn Miller (1904), and Robert Johnson (1911). After him are John Coltrane (1926), Charlie Parker (1920), Cliff Burton (1962), Dean Martin (1917), Lou Reed (1942), and Duke Ellington (1899).