Albert Lortzing

1801 - 1851

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Gustav Albert Lortzing (23 October 1801 – 21 January 1851) was a German composer, librettist, actor and singer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Albert Lortzing has received more than 78,456 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Albert Lortzing is the 472nd most popular composer (down from 419th in 2019), the 1,861st most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,638th in 2019) and the 72nd most popular German Composer.

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Among composers, Albert Lortzing ranks 472 out of 1,451Before him are Jean Absil, Vítězslav Novák, Antoine Busnois, Théodore Dubois, Johann Christoph Pepusch, and Eugen Doga. After him are Louis-Nicolas Clérambault, Maurice Duruflé, Zdeněk Fibich, Terry Riley, Remo Giazotto, and Wilhelm Friedrich Ernst Bach.

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Among people born in 1801, Albert Lortzing ranks 27Before him are Moritz von Jacobi, George Biddell Airy, Vladimir Dal, William H. Seward, Rifa'a al-Tahtawi, and Zénaïde Bonaparte. After him are Infanta Isabel Maria of Braganza, David Farragut, Marie Laveau, Karl Baedeker, Justo José de Urquiza, and Jean-Baptiste Boussingault. Among people deceased in 1851, Albert Lortzing ranks 20Before him are Gaspare Spontini, Rama III, Prince Ferdinand of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, John James Audubon, Karl Lachmann, and Mikhail Lazarev. After him are Lorenz Oken, Prince Wilhelm of Prussia, Johann Heinrich Friedrich Link, Vincenz Priessnitz, Karl Gützlaff, and Leopold, Prince of Salerno.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Albert Lortzing ranks 1,861 out of 7,253Before him are Johannes R. Becher (1891), Oswald Boelcke (1891), Georg Donatus, Hereditary Grand Duke of Hesse (1906), Johann Christoph Pepusch (1667), Max Pechstein (1881), and Edmund Conen (1914). After him are Friedrich Melchior, Baron von Grimm (1723), Duke Anthony Ulrich of Brunswick (1714), Charles II August, Duke of Zweibrücken (1746), Charlotte Salomon (1917), Johann Karl Wilhelm Illiger (1775), and Heinz Jost (1904).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Albert Lortzing ranks 72Before him are Ferdinand Hiller (1811), Joseph Martin Kraus (1756), Johann Ludwig Bach (1677), Christoph Graupner (1683), Johann Gottfried Walther (1684), and Johann Christoph Pepusch (1667). After him are Wilhelm Friedrich Ernst Bach (1759), Johann Kirnberger (1721), Simon Mayr (1763), Franz Abt (1819), Peter Cornelius (1824), and Carl Friedrich Zelter (1758).