Béla Bartók

1881 - 1945

Béla Bartók

Béla Viktor János Bartók (; Hungarian: Bartók Béla, pronounced [ˈbɒrtoːk ˈbeːlɒ]; 25 March 1881 – 26 September 1945) was a Hungarian composer, pianist, and ethnomusicologist. He is considered one of the most important composers of the 20th century; he and Franz Liszt are regarded as Hungary's greatest composers (Gillies 2001). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Béla Bartók has received more than 1,405,023 page views. His biography is available in 77 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 45th most popular composer.

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Among composers, Béla Bartók ranks 45 out of 1,008Before him are Modest Mussorgsky, Christoph Willibald Gluck, Camille Saint-Saëns, Gaetano Donizetti, Tomaso Albinoni, and Jean-Baptiste Lully. After him are Carl Maria von Weber, Edward Elgar, Anton Bruckner, Vincenzo Bellini, Jean-Philippe Rameau, and Georg Philipp Telemann.

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Among people born in 1881, Béla Bartók ranks 6Before him are Pablo Picasso, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, Alexander Fleming, Pope John XXIII, and Stefan Zweig. After him are Anna Pavlova, Enver Pasha, Alexander Kerensky, Lu Xun, Ludwig von Mises, and Kliment Voroshilov. Among people deceased in 1945, Béla Bartók ranks 9Before him are Anne Frank, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Heinrich Himmler, Joseph Goebbels, Eva Braun, and Martin Bormann. After him are Fedor von Bock, Walter Model, Anton Webern, Magda Goebbels, George S. Patton, and Wilhelm Canaris.

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In Romania

Among people born in Romania, Béla Bartók ranks 5 out of 421Before him are Vlad the Impaler (1431), Nicolae Ceaușescu (1918), Matthias Corvinus (1443), and Alaric I (376). After him are John Hunyadi (1407), Eugène Ionesco (1909), Stephen Báthory (1533), Tristan Tzara (1896), Ion Antonescu (1882), Elena Ceaușescu (1916), and Mircea Eliade (1907).

Among COMPOSERS In Romania

Among composers born in Romania, Béla Bartók ranks 1After him are György Ligeti (1923), George Enescu (1881), Iannis Xenakis (1922), Ion Ivanovici (1845), György Kurtág (1926), Vladimir Cosma (1940), and Péter Eötvös (1944).

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