Carl Heinrich Graun

1704 - 1759

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Carl Heinrich Graun (7 May 1704 – 8 August 1759) was a German composer and tenor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carl Heinrich Graun has received more than 67,194 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Carl Heinrich Graun is the 380th most popular composer (down from 373rd in 2019), the 1,443rd most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,294th in 2019) and the 58th most popular German Composer.

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Among composers, Carl Heinrich Graun ranks 380 out of 1,228Before him are Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe, Georg Benda, Jacob Clemens non Papa, Luigi Rossi, Klaus Schulze, and John Koukouzelis. After him are Adriano Banchieri, Franz Xaver Gruber, Georg Muffat, Elmer Bernstein, Johann Baptist Wanhal, and Georges Delerue.

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Among people born in 1704, Carl Heinrich Graun ranks 4Before him are Gabriel Cramer, Maurice Quentin de La Tour, and Tahmasp II. After him are John Kay, Hans Hermann von Katte, Anne Christine of Sulzbach, Princess of Piedmont, Johann Andreas Segner, Louis de Jaucourt, Jean-Baptiste de Boyer, Marquis d'Argens, Carlos Seixas, and Countess Caroline of Nassau-Saarbrücken. Among people deceased in 1759, Carl Heinrich Graun ranks 6Before him are George Frideric Handel, Ferdinand VI of Spain, Louise Élisabeth of France, Pierre Louis Maupertuis, and Anne, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange. After him are Louis-Joseph de Montcalm, Louise Henriette de Bourbon, Sedjefakare, James Wolfe, Prince Karl Anton August of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck, and Nicolaus I Bernoulli.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Carl Heinrich Graun ranks 1,443 out of 5,289Before him are Hermann Alexander Diels (1848), Franzl Lang (1930), Heidi Klum (1973), Dagmar of Bohemia (1186), Mechtilde (1241), and Johann Bernhard Basedow (1723). After him are Arnold Janssen (1837), Christa Ludwig (1928), Matthias Erzberger (1875), Lothar de Maizière (1940), Princess Louise Margaret of Prussia (1860), and Horst Schumann (1906).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Carl Heinrich Graun ranks 58Before him are Friedrich von Flotow (1812), Hans Leo Hassler (1564), Johann Kuhnau (1660), Hans Werner Henze (1926), Reinhard Keiser (1674), and Klaus Schulze (1947). After him are Nicolaus Bruhns (1665), Carl Loewe (1796), Wolfgang Wagner (1919), Peter Cornelius (1824), Fredrik Pacius (1809), and Johann van Beethoven (1740).