Auguste Franchomme

1808 - 1884

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Auguste-Joseph Franchomme (10 April 1808 – 21 January 1884) was a French cellist and composer. In addition to his work in Paris, he collaborated with Spanish cellist Víctor Mirecki Larramat and Belgian cellist Adrien-François Servais in founding what is considered the Spanish school of cellists, influencing future generations there. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Auguste Franchomme has received more than 48,155 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Auguste Franchomme is the 768th most popular musician (up from 915th in 2019), the 3,204th most popular biography from France (up from 3,365th in 2019) and the 38th most popular French Musician.

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Over the past year Auguste Franchomme has had the most page views in the with 5,797 views, followed by French (2,716), and Spanish (1,534). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Swedish (129.53%), Catalan (82.98%), and Czech (35.83%)


Among musicians, Auguste Franchomme ranks 768 out of 3,175Before him are Sigiswald Kuijken, Enrique Fernández Arbós, Dave Grohl, Chrissie Hynde, Giorgio Gaber, and Bob Seger. After him are Charly García, José José, Sam Phillips, Mika, Mick Box, and Earl Hines.

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Among people born in 1808, Auguste Franchomme ranks 38Before him are Venancio Flores, Emma Darwin, Samson Raphael Hirsch, Cristina Trivulzio Belgiojoso, Eugène Emmanuel Amaury Duval, and Karl Friedrich Lessing. After him are Johann Benedict Listing, Johann Kaspar Bluntschli, Prince Frederick of Württemberg, Caterina Scarpellini, James Nasmyth, and Lysander Spooner. Among people deceased in 1884, Auguste Franchomme ranks 38Before him are Pavlo Chubynsky, Hans Rott, Prince Frederick William of Hesse-Kassel, Kiến Phúc, Gotthilf Hagen, and Gustave Le Gray. After him are Antonio García Gutiérrez, Arnold Henry Guyot, Johann Gottfried Piefke, Bernardo Guimarães, Jan Arnošt Smoler, and Aníbal Pinto.

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In France

Among people born in France, Auguste Franchomme ranks 3,204 out of 6,770Before him are Marie I, Countess of Boulogne (1136), Gaspard Ulliel (1984), Joseph Joffo (1931), Ousmane Dembélé (1997), Tony Robert-Fleury (1837), and Charles Jean Marie Barbaroux (1767). After him are Ingelger (900), Joseph de Villèle (1773), André Leducq (1904), Jean Astruc (1684), Pierre Gaveaux (1761), and Michel Chevalier (1806).

Among MUSICIANS In France

Among musicians born in France, Auguste Franchomme ranks 38Before him are Pierre Rode (1774), Christian Ferras (1933), Nicolas de Grigny (1672), Paul de Senneville (1933), Richard Galliano (1950), and Pierre Baillot (1771). After him are Jean-Luc Ponty (1942), Jean-Baptiste Arban (1825), Éric Serra (1959), Robert Casadesus (1899), Zino Francescatti (1902), and Francis Cabrel (1953).