André Previn

1929 - 2019

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André George Previn (; born Andreas Ludwig Priwin; April 6, 1929 – February 28, 2019) was a German-American pianist, composer, and conductor. His career had three major genres: Hollywood, jazz, and classical music. On each he achieved success, and the latter two were part of his life until the end. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of André Previn has received more than 3,076,479 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). André Previn is the 270th most popular musician (down from 171st in 2019), the 1,251st most popular biography from Germany (down from 806th in 2019) and the 10th most popular German Musician.

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Among musicians, André Previn ranks 270 out of 2,675Before him are Dave Mustaine, Friedrich Gulda, Matteo Carcassi, Arthur Nikisch, Gianna Nannini, and Consuelo Velázquez. After him are Ian Stewart, Ole Bull, Fela Kuti, Sonny Rollins, Domenico Alberti, and Cozy Powell.

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Among people born in 1929, André Previn ranks 102Before him are Gordon Moore, Alasdair MacIntyre, Chadli Bendjedid, Věra Chytilová, Lata Mangeshkar, and Bruno Cremer. After him are Lorenzo Buffon, Bob Denard, José Santamaría, Antonio Carbajal, Hugo Claus, and Heiner Müller. Among people deceased in 2019, André Previn ranks 69Before him are Demetris Christofias, Ginger Baker, Raymond Poulidor, Michel Serres, Godfried Danneels, and Yury Luzhkov. After him are Lee Iacocca, Max Wright, Sibghatullah Mojaddedi, Antônio Wilson Vieira Honório, Dragoslav Šekularac, and Valery Bykovsky.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, André Previn ranks 1,251 out of 5,289Before him are Hedvig Elisabeth Charlotte of Holstein-Gottorp (1759), Karl Korsch (1886), Joseph Martin Kraus (1756), Wolfgang von Trips (1928), Rudolf Diels (1900), and Marie of Cleves, Duchess of Orléans (1426). After him are Severinus of Noricum (410), Robert Koldewey (1855), Johann Peter Eckermann (1792), Franciscus Sylvius (1614), Christian Friedrich Hebbel (1813), and Rodolphe Seeldrayers (1876).

Among MUSICIANS In Germany

Among musicians born in Germany, André Previn ranks 10Before him are James Last (1929), Till Lindemann (1963), Florian Schneider (1947), Frank Farian (1941), Wilhelm Kempff (1895), and Klaus Nomi (1944). After him are Rudolf Schenker (1948), Johann Friedrich Franz Burgmüller (1806), Friedrich Kalkbrenner (1784), Wilhelm Backhaus (1884), Ralf Hütter (1946), and Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach (1715).