Jim Steinman Rank
About Jim Steinman
Jim Steinman was a Grammy award-winning composer and lyricist, who also possessed skills in singing, arranging, and playing the piano. With his remarkable skills, he was described as "the greatest ever composer of symphonic rock." He was able to work with notable music figures like Meat Loaf, Bonnie Tyler, Celine Dion, and Christina Bennington. Few of his works are titled "Secret Dreams and Forbidden Fire" (1986), "Whistle Down the Wind" (1996), "Braver Than We Are" (2016), and more.
His father, Louis Steinman was a warehouse owner, while his mother, Eleanor Steinman worked as a teacher.
At the Grammy Awards, his work, "Falling Into You" landed him the "Album of the Year" in 1997. Three years before that, his song, "I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)" was nominated for the "Song of the Year" and "Best Rock Song" at the same award ceremony.
In April 2021, he died of kidney failure at the age of 73.
Steinman stood at a height of 1.82 m.
He was nicknamed "Richard Wagner of rock".
He was of Jewish origin.The American musician completed his education at the George W. Hewlett High School in Hewlett, New York in 1965; and earned a bachelor's degree in 1969 from Amherst College in Amherst, Massachusetts.
Jim Steinman Rank
F.A.Q. about Jim Steinman
When is his birthday?
Jim Steinman's birthday is on November 1, 1947.
In how many days is his birthday?
Jim's birthday is in 37 days
How old was Jim when he died?
He was 73 years old.
When did he die?
He died in April 19, 2021.
Where was Jim from?
He was born in New York City, New York, U.S..
Jim Steinman's Popularity
Jim Steinman was a famous American songwriter and producer, who was born on November 1, 1947. As a person born on this date, Jim Steinman is listed in our database as the 63rd most popular celebrity for the day (November 1) and the 135th most popular for the year (1947).
People born on November 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Jim Steinman is the 1649th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Jim Steinman's birthday, Jim Steinman is the 12018th most famous American and ranks 456th in famous people born in New York City, New York, U.S.
In general, Jim Steinman ranks as the 20537th most popular famous person, and the 105th most popular songwriter / composer of all time. “The Famous Birthdays” catalogs over 40,000 famous people, everyone, from actors to actresses to singers to tiktok stars, from serial killers to chefs to scientists to youtubers and more. If you're curious to see who was born on your birthday, you can use our database to find out who, what, where, when and why. You can search by birthday, birthplace, claim to fame or any other information by typing in the search box, or simply browse our site by selecting the month, the day, the horoscope, or any other clickable option.
Learn about famous persons' keys to fame, discover interesting trivia and find out where they rank on several types of charts. Use it as fun information for a birthday party or a game at another type of celebration. Start a scrapbook of everyone born on your birthday or give a gift of a scrapbook of everyone born on a loved one's birthday. Take a look at the currently trending celebrities, the most popular birthdays for a specific day or jump to a random or recently added celebrity's page if you're not looking for anything specific.