Arthur Fiedler

1894 - 1979

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Arthur Fiedler (December 17, 1894 – July 10, 1979) was an American conductor known for his association with the Boston Symphony and Boston Pops orchestras. With a combination of musicianship and showmanship, he made the Boston Pops one of the best-known orchestras in the United States. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arthur Fiedler has received more than 255,867 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Arthur Fiedler is the 95th most popular conductor, the 9,290th most popular biography from United States and the 5th most popular American Conductor.

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Among conductors, Arthur Fiedler ranks 95 out of 97Before him are Kirill Petrenko, Franz Welser-Möst, Malcolm Sargent, Raymond Leppard, Andris Nelsons, and Antonio Pappano. After him are Daniel Harding and Tugan Sokhiev.

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Among people born in 1894, Arthur Fiedler ranks 205Before him are ZaSu Pitts, Norman Kerry, Lois Wilson, Frederick E. Morgan, Walter Byron, and Peter Warlock. After him are Arthur Fadden, Warren William, Robert Russell Bennett, Fred Allen, Bud Jamison, and Beatrice Lillie. Among people deceased in 1979, Arthur Fiedler ranks 210Before him are Ann Dvorak, Mikhail Ogonkov, Bart McGhee, Charles Coughlin, Edgar Buchanan, and Edward Akufo-Addo. After him are George Brent, Yuri Krylov, Elizabeth Ryan, Gracie Fields, Disappearance of Etan Patz, and Vivian Vance.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Arthur Fiedler ranks 9,290 out of 15,968Before him are Herbert Goldstein (1922), Tom Dowd (1925), Patti Hansen (1956), David Faustino (1974), DJ Ashba (1972), and Richard Bassett (1745). After him are John Adair (1757), Brandon Call (1976), Kristen Pfaff (1967), Christine Taylor (1971), David Halberstam (1934), and Lucky Thompson (1924).

Among CONDUCTORS In United States

Among conductors born in United States, Arthur Fiedler ranks 5Before him are Herbert Blomstedt (1927), John Philip Sousa (1854), James Levine (1943), and Charles Mackerras (1925).