Émile Waldteufel

1837 - 1915

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Charles Émile Waldteufel (9 December 1837 – 12 February 1915) was a French pianist, conductor and composer known for his numerous popular salon pieces. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Émile Waldteufel has received more than 116,600 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Émile Waldteufel is the 293rd most popular musician (down from 223rd in 2019), the 1,491st most popular biography from France (down from 1,246th in 2019) and the 13th most popular French Musician.

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Among musicians, Émile Waldteufel ranks 293 out of 2,675Before him are Karl Jenkins, Maria João Pires, Nick Cave, Leopold Auer, Art Tatum, and Gustavo Santaolalla. After him are Johann Friedrich Franz Burgmüller, Ornette Coleman, Burt Bacharach, Woody Guthrie, Bo Diddley, and Stevie Ray Vaughan.

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Among people born in 1837, Émile Waldteufel ranks 25Before him are John Newlands, Vasil Levski, Rosalía de Castro, Empress Dowager Ci'an, Francis, Duke of Teck, and Stephanie of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen. After him are James Murray, Abraham Kuyper, Arnold Janssen, Pierre Auguste Cot, Ilia Chavchavadze, and Édouard Stephan. Among people deceased in 1915, Émile Waldteufel ranks 13Before him are Porfirio Díaz, Jean-Henri Fabre, Sergei Witte, Wilhelm Windelband, Clara Immerwahr, and Sergei Taneyev. After him are Armand Peugeot, James Murray, Gopal Krishna Gokhale, Grand Duke Konstantin Konstantinovich of Russia, Michel Bréal, and Saitō Hajime.

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In France

Among people born in France, Émile Waldteufel ranks 1,491 out of 5,234Before him are Hugh of Cluny (1024), Chris Marker (1921), Léon Werth (1878), Jean-Charles Pichegru (1761), Régis Debray (1940), and Jean Picard (1620). After him are Germaine Tailleferre (1892), Pierre Puget (1620), Edgard Varèse (1883), Gaston of Foix, Duke of Nemours (1489), William of Champeaux (1070), and Gaston, Count of Eu (1842).

Among MUSICIANS In France

Among musicians born in France, Émile Waldteufel ranks 13Before him are David Guetta (1967), Charles-Valentin Alkan (1813), Stéphane Grappelli (1908), Jean-Marie Leclair (1697), Louis Vierne (1870), and Georges Prêtre (1924). After him are Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre (1665), Maurice André (1933), Jacques Dutronc (1943), Jean-Pierre Rampal (1922), Michel Polnareff (1944), and Marguerite Long (1874).